Kidslingo celebrates 6th birthday with 6 award wins in 1 day!
Friday 11th October 2019 was a truly magical day for Kidslingo with 5 wins at the What’s On 4 Kids Awards, as well as scooping Best Franchisor at the Best Business Women Awards.
The What’s On 4 Kids Awards celebrate the UK’s most exceptional kids’ clubs and classes as voted for by the parents and carers. This year a massive 80,000 people voted with Kidslingo being crowned the UK’s Most Loved Creative and Academic Activity.
In addition, 4 more winner’s trophies were scooped by Amy Bell, Katie Mitchell, Francesca Fleming and Becky MacLean for Most Loved Activity Leaders in Scotland and N Ireland, North of England, East of England and Wales, West & South West England respectively.
Anna Neville, Kidslingo CEO, said “It was a truly magical day for us at the What’s on Awards 2019. We are so grateful to the thousands of people who voted for us. Language learning is such a vital skill for children as global citizens. We are honoured to be able to inspire over 15,000 children every week to love languages via our specialist network of over 120 franchisee and tutors. The 4 franchisees, who won individual awards, are inspirational and we are so proud to have them on team Kidslingo.”
However, the excitement didn’t just end there! That same day, Anna Neville was awarded Best Franchisor at the Best Business Women Awards, a prestigious competition which seeks to find the very best female business talent from across the UK.
Debbie Gilbert, organiser of The Best Business Women Awards said “This is a tough competition judged by business experts. To win is a major achievement. Winners were selected for their business acumen, determination, creativity and tenacity. Our winners are shining examples of being amazing entrepreneurs who have proved their success to our judges and have showed they have the ingredients worthy of being recognised and rewarded.”
The judges said “Franchising your business is not easy and takes time and dedication. The winner was chosen because this was a well-rounded fantastic franchise showcasing key USPs and a growing network of franchisees. This is a business with multiple revenue streams and great support to aid franchise partners with the growth of their businesses.”
Anna Neville, said “I have put my heart and soul into the Kidslingo business over the last 6 years, building up an amazing team of passionate and dedicated franchisees. To receive this level of recognition in just one day was overwhelming and humbling. I am so grateful to the panel of experts who recognised my achievements, contributing to Kidslingo’s 6th birthday being one never to forget.”