Awards hope for Blackpool female finance expert

Kristen Durose of Red Star Wealth Management
Kristen Durose of Red Star Wealth Management

A Fylde coast financial advisor is in the running for a title in a new women’s business awards.

Finalists for the inaugural English Women’s Awards – North 2018 have been announced.

Blackpool-based Red Star Wealth Management’s, Kristen Durose has been shortlisted in the Best Professional in Business category.

The black-tie awards ceremony will take place at the International Suite of Manchester’s Mercure Piccadilly Hotel on Monday, March 19, and is expected to be attended by hundreds of influential British women.

Kristen said: “I feel very honoured to have been selected as a finalist in these awards particularly when I look at the other nominees. I am very passionate about my business, and how much it has grown since I started in 2011 and so the recognition of the work me – and my team – put in is fantastic.”

The awards, from Creative Oceanic, will acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of British Women including female entrepreneurs, civil servants and charity founders.

They also intend to provide a platform for women to inspire others.