Club Founder Victoria wins a highly prestigious We Are The City Rising Star award!
VKL wins award!
A victory for the S&CBC
Victoria Knowles-Lacks has won a We Are The City Rising Star award! To receive such a prestigious accolade out of the shooting industry is a win for us all and will help continue with our work to introducing our wonderful sport to the main stream.
The awards were entered by 1,250 individuals were judged by a panel of 33 independent judges. Over 35,000 public votes were received for the 200 shortlisted nominees. The awards were kindly sponsored by The Times & The Sunday Times and supported by 3M, Aon, Barclays, Bloomberg, Cancer Research UK, Citi, Edit Development, EY, GDS, Kier, LinkedIn, Lloyd’s, Morgan Stanley, Northern Trust, Oliver Wyman, PedalSure, Reed Smith, Royal Navy, Societe Generale, Streets Consulting and Worldpay.
Vanessa Vallely, MD of WeAreTheCity said “Once again the response to the Rising Star awards has been amazing, both in terms of the amount of nominations received and the calibre of entries. We know there is an amazing amount of female talent across the UK and it gives us such pleasure to be able to shine a light on these women’s achievements through our awards.”
Victoria Knowles-Lacks, Founder of the S&CBC said ''I can't actually believe it. I was stunned to have been shortlisted and never in a million years did I think I'd be a winner. This is so massive, not just for me personally, but for the shooting industry and is testament to exactly how downright fantastic our members and supporters are. I'm taking this award for the team and dedicating it to the S&CBC community''