PRECIOUS AWARDS - go a long way

The PRECIOUS Awards was founded by Foluke Akinlose MBE to celebrate the achievements of inspirational entrepreneurial women of colour who are running businesses in the UK. We are proud to say that the PRECIOUS Awards 2012 is our sixth year of celebrating the achievements of inspirational entrepreneurial women of colour who are running businesses in the UK.

Rt. Hon. David Cameron, Prime Minister:

"Last year's awards clearly made a lasting impression, and it's great to read the testimonies of those whose work was recognised. I am sure this year's event will be another memorable occasion."

Rt. Hon. Nick Clegg, Deputy Prime Minister:

"I’m so impressed by the dedication and hard work required to be a successful entrepreneur; I hope you are all very proud of your achievements...you are all great examples to your colleagues and peers."

Allison Ogden-Newton, Chief Executive, Social Enterprise London:

LaDiosa Precious Awards 2007"The Precious Awards offer an inspiring platform to celebrate and promote entrepreneurial women of colour. It was a stunning evening where one inspiring woman after another finally got the recognition she deserved."

Please browse our archived sites below and visit: Precious Online Awards for more

2007 - showcased on Precious Online

2008

2009

2010

2011 - Chuka Umunna first PRECIOUS Man of the Year!

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PRECIOUS founder Foluke Akinlose top right above.

La Diosa above left- Winners 2007

Below left to right: Foluke Akinlose, with co-presenters Rasheed Ogunlaru and Jessica Huie at the PRECIOUS Awards 2009