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Finalists announced in 2012 everywoman in Technology Awards

21/02/2012

We’re delighted to announce that our CEO, Polly Gowers has been nominated Innovator of the Year for the 2012 everywoman in Technology Awards.

The UK’s largest female business community, everywoman, has announced the 2012 finalists in the everywoman in Technology Awards, once again uncovering the UK’s most successful and talented women working within the technology sector. (more…)

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Mumpreneur awards 2011: Polly Gowers shortlisted

10/08/2011

This week, our CEO, Polly Gowers, has become a finalist in this year’s Mumpreneur ‘Mum on a Mission’ award. These awards celebrate mums in business and picks the most heart-warming and inspiring stories. Polly is a mother who runs a successful business as well as bringing up a family.

Polly is up against three other contenders and was selected out of 720 entries, which is a fantastic achievement. Her award entry focused on her successes with Everyclick, such as raising over £2million for the UK’s charities and Give as you Live, the new and revolutionary online fundraising platform.

We have our fingers and toes crossed until we find out the winner next month!

Our CEO, Polly Gowers Features on World Talk Radio

10/08/2011

World Talk Radio is one of the largest internet talk shows in the world, and tomorrow Polly featuring on the Green with Envy Series. The episode is called Does Cause Marketing Work, it will examine cause marketing from a range of perspectives and provide their answers to many vexing questions.

You can find more information about the show here. Catch Polly in action, listen to it live at 10am PST on Thursday 11th August, or catch up by visiting the website at a later time.

Everyclick Founder, Polly Gowers, appointed to Entrepreneurs’ Forum by Business Secretary Vince Cable

23/11/2010

“The Business Secretary wants to break down the barriers that deter people from taking the leap into starting a business and encourage them to make a job, not take a job.”

Polly has been asked to sit on a forum of 26 respected entrepreneurs that will shape an ongoing dialogue of growth and development between business and Government.

Business Secretary Vince Cable said:

“People with the courage to start up a business will be crucial to driving the growth of the economy. Start-ups create jobs, stimulate innovation and provide a competitive spur to existing businesses to encourage them to increase their productivity. I am delighted with the quality of the membership of my new forum and look forward to bouncing ideas off them and hearing their views.”

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Polly has also been selected to support the Women on Boards: Call for Evidence. As a female CEO, Polly is among a small collection of women who sit at the helm of successful businesses. In fact, research from Cranfield University has shown that women made up only 12.2% of directors of the FTSE 100 companies in 2009. Polly has been asked to support the Call for Evidence as “Government is committed to seeing swift change in this area.”

For more information please read here

Everyclick Founder, Polly Gowers, Shortlisted for Women in Marketing Awards

12/10/2010

Everyclick is excited to announce that Everyclick’s founder, Polly Gowers, has been shortlisted for the 2010 Women in Marketing Awards. The winners will be announced in early November in London. Polly and the Everyclick team want to thank our supporters for their ongoing feedback, which helps us to adapt our products to seamlessly integrate with people’s lives, turning fundraising into a daily activity.