Director Of The Year 2018!

We are thrilled and so very proud to announce that our own Romaine Lawson, Director of Operations, has not only won The Venus Awards ‘Director of The Year’ for Dorset, but has also now won ‘National Director of The Year!’

About The Venus Awards

“In 2009 I created the Venus Awards to applaud and reward working women who are so often starved of adequate recognition and workable life-balance.

My vision and mission for Venus is to actively influence a movement of change to a more equitable and inclusive society; not by forcing opinions but by mutual respect and inter-gender collaboration.” — Tara Howard, Founder.

National Finalists, Director of The Year 2018

Romaine says, “It’s been a great experience being part of the whole process for the Venus Awards. Not only did I meet such inspiring women during the the months leading up to the final who were also nominated, I was introduced to our fabulous sponsors and judges. If you know of someone that you would wish to nominate then I would highly recommend that you keep updated with the Venus website and put them forward when there are the nominations in your area.

I was delighted to achieve the Director of The Year award in 2017 for my area,  and now absolutely thrilled to be Director of The Year 2018 nationally!

To win was such an honour and a surprise considering the amazing women I was in the national finals with. I would like to say that I couldn’t carry out the work that I do without the tremendous support of my fellow director Jane Montrose who is herself a former winner of a converted Venus Award of Inspirational Woman of the year. Also key to keeping our head office running is Sarah-Jane who’s organisational planning there keeps Jane and I pointing in the right direction!”
Romaine Lawson receiving her award, Director of The Year 2018

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  1. | 25th Jul 18

    Romaine, from all at Apple House we would like to congratulate you on your very well deserved award.

    You inspire us all to be the best we can. We would not be achieving the in our CQC reports without the support from the directors and the dedication of the whole staffing force throughout the company.

    Well done

    • Applehouse | 26th Jul 18

      What a lovely message, thank you so much on behalf of Romaine and Jane. Your contribution, and that of our entire team, is absolutely invaluable, for which we thank you so much.
      Apple House HQ

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