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News: Rhythm Time Music Franchise Group 'thrilled' to Win 'Franchisor of the Year' in the National mumandworking awards 2018

mumandworking National 2018 Awards

The winners and highly commended finalists in the prestigious 2018 ‘mumandworking awards’ were recently revealed at an inspiring, high profile ceremony, hosted by NatWest. Rhythm Time were delighted to receive two awards during the evening's celebrations.


Kathy Doolan, Founder and MD of Rhythm Time music classes for babies,toddlers and preschoolers, is thrilled and very proud to have been awarded the winner for ‘Best Franchisor’ for Rhythm Time. Isobel Bickley, from Rhythm Time's Head Office was also 'Highly Commended' for 'Flexible Employee of the Year.'


“This is fantastic news for Rhythm Time as I'm passionate about encouraging talented people into franchising and providing a rewarding, flexible career that fits around their own personal commitments. I’m delighted to be recognised for my achievements and want to thank all my fabulous franchisees for making this the fantastic organisation it is,” says Kathy.


These pioneering awards were launched over 8 years ago to celebrate the UK's leading lights in the world of flexible working. Amazing and inspiring individuals, businesses, charities and networks who demonstrate and showcase how working practice and family-life can go hand in hand with huge potential benefits for all involved.


Suzanne Borrell, Events Director for said, “we were delighted at the wealth and standard of the submissions for this year’s awards. Hundreds of nominees entered, across 14 exciting categories. 2018 saw the highest number of finalists ever plus a record number of votes from throughout the UK.”


The awards took place alongside the 2nd National mumandworking business Academy as hosted by NatWest and featured a wealth of inspiring speakers to encourage, advise, support and motivate all those business parents in attendance with top tips, strategies and the latest information on a range of topics.


Nick Howe, Enterprise Manager for NatWest Business Banking in London added:

At NatWest we are keen to support growing businesses - the lifeblood of the UK economy - by being more than just a provider of financial services and we were delighted therefore to be the official hosts for the 2018 National mumandworking Awards and the National mumandworking Academy. We know the standard of the awards' entries was extremely high this year and we congratulate all those businesses and individuals involved.”


Any parents wishing to book a Rhythm Time music class for their baby, toddler or preschooler should visit to find their nearest class.


For further information on Rhythm Time music franchise opportunities, visit Rhythm Time Franchising or call 0121 711 4224.

Posted: 12th Mar 2018

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