Founder/ Entrepreneur of the Year 2015/16

This is an award for those in our community who have consistently demonstrated a significant entrepreneurial spirit and whose digital activity has shown commitment, enthusiasm, success and achievement.

Winner: Samantha Payne

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samantha-payne-founder-of-the-year-sparkiesThe judges said: “Everyone loves someone who can give others a hand. In her first year of business, Samantha has taken such an innovative product to market with global recognition.”

“We love the prosthetic hand and, with Sam at the helm, these incredible aids will benefit so many people’s lives in the future. Excited to see what she does next!”

Also shortlisted:

Sponsored by:

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Judged by:

Paul Appleby -333 (1)Paul Appleby
Chair
Bristol Media
jayaJaya Chakrabarti
CEO
Nameless

 

Nick East
CEO
Zynstra

 

Debbie Rawlings
Director
Bristol Games Hub