MVF is thrilled to announce that sales academy member Babs Ofori-Acquah, has been named a winner for the WeAreTheCity Rising Stars in Technology award.
A panel of 21 independent judges decided on the finalists which received over 28,000 public votes from over 112 countries.
The awards, which are now in their second year and celebrate high achieving women under management level, attracted a staggering 850 applicants from across the UK.
Babs comments: “I would like to say a huge thank you to the judging panel and everyone who voted. Recognising the achievements of women in business has never been more important and it’s because of accolades like this that help women climb up the corporate ladder faster. I look forward to celebrating with all the other inspiring winners at the end of June!”
Babs joined MVF's sales academy in January 2016 and has impressed her entire team since starting the programme.
Samairah Choudahary, B2B Manager says: “We are delighted that Babs has won the Rising Star in Technology award. Babs has excelled in our sales academy, passing her final exam with one of the highest scores we have seen. She has made a big impact in the short space of time she has been at MVF, both in her role and as head of our social committee. This award truly highlights her love for technology and entrepreneurial flair."
Vanella Vallely, Managing Director at WeAreTheCity said: “WeAreTheCity is every much about supporting the female pipeline and introducing these awards was the perfct opportunity to showcase the amazing talent of women across the UK. We are exceptionally proud of our winners and look forward to following their future success.”