Recognition  for  our  work

Our work at Women Like Us has been impressive enough to gain recognition from a number of notable organisations. We’ve won awards both for the essential help we provide to women, and for our innovative work as a social enterprise.

'Mumpreneur' category winner

Management Today magazine and Cisco’s ‘Business Hero’ awards
Awarded to: Emma Stewart and Karen Mattison, 2011

Member of the British Empire

The founders of Women Like Us were both listed in The Queen’s birthday honours
Awarded to: Emma Stewart and Karen Mattison, 2010 (pictured right, with their MBEs)

Social Pioneer of the Year

She Magazine’s Inspirational Women of the Year Awards
Awarded to: Karen Mattison, May 2009

Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation

Awarded by The Queen, on the advice of the Prime Minister
Awarded to: Women Like Us, April 2009

Future 100 Social Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurial network Striding Out's annual awards
Awarded to: David Curtis, December 2009 

'Business Innovation' category winner

Archant north and west London business awards
Awarded to: Women Like Us, November 2008

Inspirational Business Mum

Prowess Awards, sponsored by
Awarded to: Karen Mattison, June 2008

Female Social Entrepreneur

Prowess Awards, sponsored by the Office of the Third Sector
Awarded to: Karen Mattison, June 2008

Best New Social Enterprise

Enterprise Solutions Award
Awarded to: Women Like Us, 2007

Best Recruitment Advertising

Recruit Rank Award
Awarded to: Women Like Us, 2006