South Coast accountancy firm Inspire, are pleased to announce that their founder and Managing Director, Warren Munson, has won Business Leader of the Year at the 2017 Dorset Business Awards.
Hosted by Wave 105’s breakfast presenters Rick Jackson and Kate Western this year’s ceremony took place on the 23rd November at the Bournemouth International Centre. With a lively carnival atmosphere, the event was attended by 800 guests from across the Dorset business community, who came together to celebrate the very best businesses and leaders the county has to offer.
Regarded as one of Dorset Business Awards highest accolades, the Business Leader of the Year award recognises Warren’s innovation and leadership within his field, which has seen him develop a pioneering brand and launch unique entrepreneurial events such as the Entrepreneurs’ Conference, Entrepreneurs’ Forum, and the Entrepreneurs’ Lunch launching in Spring 2018, as well as an internal Inspire Business Academy for his employees. Warren is also representative on several professional boards, including Board Member of Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and has recently been appointed Chair of Dorset’s children’s hospice, Julia’s House, after several years on its board.
Vincent Boni, President of Dorset Chamber and Managing Director of Newsquest, said: “Business Leader of the year is a prestigious new category to celebrate the achievements of the great business leaders we have in Dorset. The criteria was challenging and the bar high – Warren is a deserving winner given his tremendous commitment to the business and wider community in Dorset.”
Warren said: “When founding Inspire 13 years ago I had belief that I could create a successful business that enabled its clients, entrepreneurs to succeed; however I would never have conceived that I would one day receive such a prestigious accolade and I am truly humbled to have received the award of Business Leader of the Year.”
Warren continues to innovate in his field, and through his dedication to entrepreneurs, he will continuously evolve his business so that it stays ahead of the curve in its offering.