The ceremony was energetic, joyful and full of emotions!
Congratulations to the laureates! They will become great inspiring business leaders in the years to come.
You will find all the interviews we made with the nominees and laureates under the EVENTS : Cartier Awards 2010 and Women’s Forum 2010.
The five women entrepreneurs who were awarded tonight are :
(Click on the pictures to go to their interviews)
*Ann Kihengu, Prian, Tanzania: Distributing affordable solar-powered lamps and phone chargers in rural Tanzania through a program to encourage young entrepreneurs.
* Gouthami, Travel Another India, India: Promoting Responsible Tourism and rural development through community-run tourism ventures in villages across India.
* Wendy McMillan, Who to Ask?, United Kingdom: An Internet platform providing a convenient, low-cost marketplace for professional advisors to promote and sell their services.
* Valentina Peroni, Nutribaby, Argentina: A leading Argentinian manufacturer of quality organic baby food, sourcing local produce wherever possible.
* Birame Sock, Third Solutions, United States: An environmentally friendly digital receipts service that does away with paper and enables highly targeted marketing.