Sara Bertin, finance director at Shorefield Holidays, has been recognised for her innovation and business acumen in a prestigious national award. She was awarded runner-up in the Business Women of the Year category (large) at the National Business Women’s Awards, which also honours qualities of vision, entrepreneurial drive, leadership and demonstration of commitment to gender diversity.

Simon Pollock, chairman and managing director of Shorefield Holidays, explained: ‘We are delighted that Sara’s drive, dedication and commitment to the company has been recognised with this award. Sara is always looking for new methods to improve the overall experience for Shorefield Holidays’ staff and guests.’