VET Edupreneur of the Year – Wendy Perry

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Thanks Wendy – you’re an inspiration to us all ‘giving it a go’ out here in VET landWendy at Hotel Edupreneur

On Friday 31st July, Wendy Perry was announced as a winner for the Vocational Education and Training (VET) category of The Edupreneur Awards 2015 at a ceremony in Perth, Australia.

About the Edupreneur Awards

Wendy Perry Edupreneur

How many people applied for the awards? 

There were 157 pre-registrations, or which 106 became entrants to the awards from 9 countries and from more than 40 business sectors

 

Who were nominees competing against?

Entries were open to entrepreneurs, small, medium and large businesses in all industry sectors in Australia nationally.  There was also an ‘Out of Australia’ award under which entrants from 9 countries also won an award.

Wendy Perry 2nd stageWhich association/organisations/department hosts the awards and what’s the background?

The Founder of The Edupreneur Awards is Sarah Cordiner, CEO of MainTraining.

How many people were reached?

The nominations page had over 70,000 views in 8 weeks; had nearly 2million people reached on the awards night itself via the twitter wall, and millions more globally during the run up to the event.

 

 

Congratulations and Well Deserved

Scott and Wendy EdupreneurCongratulation to all the winners and here are the comments from social media on the night and over the weekend which were so encouraging, thank you!

  • Jon HowerCongratulations Wendy Perry you deserve it .

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Di Thompson Well deserved and great photo

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Sasha Dragovelic Congratulations Well Deserved!

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Kerryn Smith Fantastic Wendy….never in doubt. You have given so much to the sector for a long time. …this is recognition well deserved. Congratulations I’m very proud to be associated with you. Kerryn Smith xx

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Karen Smith Excellent news .. congratulations Wendy smile emoticon

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Cheryl Gardiner Congratulations you guys are inspirations smile emoticon

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Julie Doherty Congratulations how wonderful for you both smile emoticon

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Val Hower Congratulations Wendy, you so deserve it.

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My message:  Thank you to my husband, daughters, family, supporters & everyone who voted for me in the Edupreneur Awards, I won the national Vocational Education & Training category! ?#?Eduawards15

— at Duxton Hotel Perth.

Wendy and Scott Edupreneur b & w

  • Jo BabicCongratulations Wendy Perry!

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Michael Macolino Congratulations!! Well deserved

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Melanie Worrall Congratulations! Well deserved!

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John Kevin Kamuchau Nice work

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Jacqueline Bates Congratulations Wendy awesome! smile emoticon

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Sonia Frowde Congrats  xx

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Richard Stafford Awesome stuff Wendy!!!

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Ilona Solinska FANTASTIC News. Congratulations. It was very well deserved. ?

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Doreen Lancaster Stone Great Congratulations  xx

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Tony Cook Well deserved Wendy

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Angela Connell-Holden Great work, congratulations

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Dot Hennessy Congrats Wendy so well deserved…

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Di Thompson Congratulations Wendy fantastic achievement x

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Cindy Dennis Go WENDY!!!! X

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Kimberly Bennetta Congrats smile emoticon

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Ann Grenci Congratulations Wendy

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Alan Lancaster Awesome work Wendy Perry

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Alison Anlezark Congrats, well done

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John Hone Butler Beautiful!!!Congratulations and well Deserved!!!

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Miriam Scherer Congratulations!

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Sasha Dragovelic Congratulations Wendy Perry, nice work!

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Jenny Vandyke Congratulations, Wendy! Well deserved.

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Matt Salier Well deserved Wendy great effort

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Darlene Voss Congratulations Wendy Perry xx

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Andrea Bryant Congratulations Wendy

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Sue Lockett Wooohoooo Congratulations, well deserved.

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Jean Baker That’s so good Wendy congratulations

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Kate Dempsey Congrats Wendy!!

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Simone Douglas Congrats

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Julie Collareda Congratulations

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Meredith Baker Congratulations xxxx no one deserves it more!

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Kerry Jones Congratulations Wendy! So great to see your extraordinary passion & work recognised xxx

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Twinkle Jaiswal Many Congratulation smile emoticon

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Carla Baker Congratulations

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Charlene Carpenter Congratulations and well done

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Bridget Hogg well done!

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Ruth Jurevicius Congratulations!!

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OJ Rushton Congratulations and well done!

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Steve Mcintosh Congratulations Wendy, you deserve it you are very driven.

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Anne Bowden What a well-deserved award Wendy. You certainly do make a major contribution as an Edupreneur to the VET sector. #Eduawards15

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Wendy and Scott EdupreneurTwitter

See the Storify of all of the tweets from the night here:

https://storify.com/waperry/edupreneur-of-the-year-2015 #eduwards15

Photos

Check out the professional photographs on the Edupreneur Awards Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Edupreneur-Awards/846222848796793

Edupreneur Awards 2016

Registrations are now open for those who wish to be notified of when the 2016 Edupreneur Awards nominations open via the pre-registration link for 2016: http://bit.ly/1ILTXWX

August 2015

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