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From freelancers to startups, The Hustle Awards champions the disruptors, the fire-starters and every entrepreneur who took a leap of faith
Bringing together entrepreneurs and startups to recognise their achievements & celebrate small business success, growth & change. The awards will be presented at the fantastic Clerkenworks in central London (EC1), hopefully with the sun shining in their bowling green area 🌿, and live-streamed to all those who aren't able to be there in-person.
The Hustle Awards will be an evening of inspiring talks, networking and, of course, announcing our 5 fantastic winners. Winners will also be announced across Startups Magazine's social media, and interviewed in the upcoming issues.
The evening will include;
👉 6.00pm Networking & drinks! 🥂 The foundation of our startups events. Our regulars know the format well and we are staying true to form with our relaxed evening and networking kick-off. For those joining online the event will start at 6.30pm.
👉 6.45pm Keynote Speaker 🗣 From Queen of Hustling, Sonya Barlow
👉 7.30pm Winners announced. We will be shouting to the rooftops about our amazing winners, hear from startups and entrepreneurs just like you about how they are planning for the future and what it means to them to win. Hosted by Anna Flockett
👉 8.30pm Networking again - following the event until late we will be celebrating the fact we can see your beautiful faces again. For those joining online the event will finish here.
🍾 Freebies: And we mustn't forget your freebies! The latest Startups Magazine issue as usual as well as a few surprises.
Sonya Barlow, award winning entrepreneur, founder of the LMFnetwork, diversity business coach, motivational speaker, and soon to be published author of 'Unprepared to Entrepreneur' will be gearing us up for an evening of inspiration!
As a thought leader in entrepreneurial circles, Sonya will be delivering a talk covering themes of business development from her upcoming book, and how you can deliver power, purpose and profile.
Get to know the Queen of Hustling right here
Startups Magazine Editor, Anna Flockett who loves to get chatty with startups and meet new innovators & entrepreneurs driven to change their industries. She has a keen passion to learn about everyone’s story and how startups are doing on their journey.
Categories for the evening will be:
Doors open at 6pm
The Hustle Awards 2021 Judges:
Jeevan is an Associate at Playfair Capital, where she sits across the whole lifecycle of investments. After graduating in Pharmacology from UCL, she joined the PwC Restructuring and Insolvency team where she qualified as an ACA Chartered Accountant, before joining the Commercial Innovation team where she led the PwC corporate accelerator and helped startups fundraise for their Series A. She is also co-creator of the startup podcast When Unicorns Fly.
Ben is the Co-Founder of Othership, a membership for people who want to work the other way. He started his career as an engineer, working on electric and special vehicles for Ford, Ricardo and Nissan. Ben then led a team driving digital transformation at Ford, before moving to BP as a Digital Program lead. Ben is passionate that the best commute is no commute. His ambition is to break down borders by making it possible for anyone to work from anywhere.
Marian Spier is a social impact and cultural strategist. She has been a manager and lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences, Amsterdam, for eight years. In 2012, she started consulting and had built a diverse portfolio of clients that range from industries, sectors, and size like S4 Capital, Firewood, Media Monks, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Economics, the City of Amsterdam, United Nations, World Humanitarian Summit, UNESCO, TEDx in Europe, the Caribbean and TED.com.
Marian also mentored and trained many young female entrepreneurs from the Netherlands, Poland, Hong Kong, The US, Algeria, The Caribbean, and Moldova. She founded the first Female Startup Award in the Netherlands and serves as an advisor and board member of several non-profits like the Van Gogh Museum, Van den Ende Foundation, and Rutgers
As Mouser Electronics’ Technical Marketing Manager for EMEA, Mark Patrick is responsible for the creation and circulation of technical content within the region — content that is key to Mouser’s strategy to support, inform and inspire its engineering audience.
Prior to leading the Technical Marketing team, Patrick was part of the EMEA Supplier Marketing team and played a vital role in establishing and developing relationships with key manufacturing partners.
In addition to a variety of technical and marketing positions, Patrick’s previous roles include eight years at Texas Instruments in Applications Support and Technical Sales.
A “hands-on” engineer at heart, with a passion for vintage synthesizers and motorcycles, he thinks nothing of carrying out repairs on either. Patrick holds a first-class Honours Degree in Electronics Engineering from Coventry University
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