Rising Star Award

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Rising Star Award

The Rising Star Award recognises an emerging talent at the start of their career, who is “one to watch”. Entrants will be able to demonstrate a measurable contribution to their business and show promising leadership, responsibility, and ongoing growth within their organisation or industry. 

  • A young employee who is thriving in the workplace 
  • A young professional who is making an excellent contribution to the success of a business 
  • A young professional who has the potential to become a future leader 

The finalists are;

Adhinav Jain – Enactus Derby

Amy Curtis – Loughborough College

Evie Culligan – The Fidelity Group

Fern Ritchie – Your IT Department

Jemima Prater – The Maynard (Part of Longbow Venues)

Lucy Hilton – Cosy Direct

Lydia McDonald – Treat Kitchen

Nicole Perkins – Futures Housing Group

Sarif Sarker – Growthack Digital

Scarlet McCourt – trentbarton

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Download your application

Apply before the closing date on Monday 22nd March at 5pm.


2023 shortlisting


Ruby Birks – Purpose Media


Cerys Graham – Morrison Design

Emma Priestley – ACT Medical

Fran Jesson – TTK Confectionery

Hattie Parnham – Ashby Decorator Centre

Jack Wilkinson – Express Recruitment

James Bird – The Silver X Group

Katie Michaels – Moti Me

Nayaab Mahomed – Nayaab Mahomed Limited

Ross McLeod – Turner & Townsend