Thriving new business Mazuma has been unveiled as one of four finalists at the Startups Awards 2007 in the ‘Women in Business' and ‘Best Service Business' category, handing it the chance to win the £5,000 top prize.
The short listing judges were impressed by Mazuma's concept and potential, placing the business among only a handful of exceptionally high quality finalists chosen from hundreds of entries.
Mazuma recently won the Wales Shell Livewire Entrepreneur of the Year award and since then have seen considerable growth in their business taking on two new members of staff and expanding their client base. This new accolade is confirmation that Mazuma is on the business map.
The Startups Awards, organised by Crimson Business' Startups.co.uk, comprises of 16 categories, each showcasing the best new businesses in the UK. The overall winner will walk away with a £5,000 cheque.
Endorsed by the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and underlining its commitment to identifying and rewarding the UK's best new businesses, the fourth annual Startups Awards is organised in conjunction with NatWest.
The winners will be unveiled at a prestigious awards ceremony and three-course luncheon to be held at the Royal Garden Hotel in Kensington on Wednesday 31 October.
Lucy Cohen and Sophie Hughes, Directors, Mazuma comments: "We are thrilled to be a finalist in the ‘Women in Business' and ‘Service Business of the Year' categories and very much look forward to the event in October. It's great that all our dedication and hard work has been recognised by Startups.co.uk, and we're delighted to be in with a chance of not only winning the category but also the much-coveted ‘NatWest Startups Business of the Year' prize."