Ice cream queen Kirsty Henshaw among nominees for 2011 Lancashire Business Awards

Posted on - 5th September, 2011 - 9:00am | Author - | Posted in - Business, Preston News

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Preston’s very own ice cream entrepreneur has been nominated for a prize at the Lancashire Business Awards.

Kirsty Henshaw who won the backing of Dragons Den mogul Peter Jones for ice cream firm Worthenshaws is up for the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

She’s nominated alongside Danielle Crowther of Love to Brand and Nikki Hesford of Miss Fit Uk.

Other categories include Best New Business, Best Legal Firm and Professional of the Year.

To place your vote, log on to the Downtown in Preston website and use your email address to allow you to vote. Voting closes on Friday 9th September.

This is the fourth year the awards have taken place and an awards bash will take place at Stanley House Hotel on 22nd September. Tickets start from £150 for non-members of business networking group Downtown in Preston with the cheapest at £100 for VIP members. Tables of 10 are also available for £1,195 for non-members, with cheaper rates for members.

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