FSB Member awarded MBE in New Years Honours

  • 13 Jan 2020
Coventry based FSB Member Sandra Garlick, founder of the Woman Who Inspires Network and Awards, has been awarded an MBE in Her Majesty The Queens 2020 New Years Honours list for services to Women in Business in the West Midlands. 
Currently FSB area leader for Warwickshire, Coventry and Solihull, Sandra works with small business owners to achieve business growth and to ensure their success through HR consultancy and business mentoring support. She is an avid networker and public speaker and has organised and hosted events for over 20 years.


Sandra said “I am absolutely delighted to be recognised and awarded an MBE for my services to women in business. I have been working for years to encourage more women to recognise their achievements and celebrate them. They grow in confidence as a result. We need more local women in business role models to inspire others.”

The New Year Honours list recognises the achievements and service of people across the UK. Along with the Birthday honours, the New Year’s Honours list is the most significant announcement of civilian and military gallantry awards. Overall 1,097 people were recognised in the new years honours list for 2020 with 51% being women.