Rosemary Bookkeeping director shortlisted for EWIF award

by | Apr 18, 2014 | Clients in the Media, News

Lisa CurteisRosemary Bookkeeping are thrilled to announce that Lisa Curteis, Franchise Development Director, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Franchisor of the Year award at this year’s prestigious Encouraging Women Into Franchising (EWIF) awards. The awards recognise the achievements and contributions of women in the UK franchise industry.

“I am extremely pleased to have been nominated for this award. It’s a great recognition for all the hard work that myself and the rest of the team have put into the Rosemary franchise over the course of the year. We’re constantly looking for ways to improve the franchise and the support that we offer for our franchise partners. Having this achievement under our belts helps to give us more credibility within both the franchise and bookkeeping industries and also gives our franchise partners an advantage; people know the Rosemary brand and associate it with high quality, putting our franchise partners ahead of their competition,” explains Lisa.

The EWIF awards, now in their third year, are proudly sponsored by NatWest, McDonald’s and a number of other esteemed brands. Winners will be announced at a vibrant ceremony in London on the 22nd May which is open to members of the public as well as the franchise industry and focusses on one of EWIF’s core values of ‘encouragement’.

Rosemary Bookkeeping delivers an intelligent bookkeeping service to SMEs, Accountants and Franchisors ensuring a consistency of delivery and high-quality work. Their practical, down-to-earth and friendly approach provides clients with information that enables them to understand and make decisions on their business, provides peace of mind that HMRC will be happy, whilst charges are fair and reasonable.

The Rosemary Bookkeeping franchise is backed by four successful entrepreneur business women, Claire Watson-Bardot, Joanna Dennis, Sarah Carlile and Lisa Curteis who have over 60 years of business and bookkeeping experience between them. The franchise responds to the increasing need in the UK for an affordable, professional bookkeeping service that supports both the client and the accountant. Rosemary Bookkeeping franchise partners work in harmony with their clients’ accountants, providing them with exactly what they need in the format they want, saving clients’ time and money.

Rosemary Bookkeeping’s expanding network of franchise partners will also reap the benefits from Lisa’s award nomination. Being associated with an award-standard brand and franchise puts them ahead of their competitors and builds trust and credibility with their clients. Clients know that they are choosing reliable bookkeepers to undertake their work for them and can be safe in the knowledge that all franchise partners are well trained and supported by the franchise team at Rosemary Bookkeeping.

Rosemary strive to find new and innovative ways to support their franchise partners and their latest support programme involves a ‘client guarantee’ scheme. This new scheme breaks the mould by providing all new franchisees with an initial client guarantee on completion of their 12-week training programme.

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