Platinum Awards announcement ceremony at Go! Organic – London’s exciting new festival

The GO! Organic Festival is an amazing new weekend event celebrating the very best in organic, sustainability & healthy lifestyles, right in the heart of London and it’s where I’ve chosen to announce our 2018 Platinum Award Winners!

8 – 9 September 2018 at Battersea Park, London

This event embraces and celebrates the importance of organic and healthy living. Momentum is gathering amongst consumers and the GO! Organic Festival aims to educate, inform and entertain, and has the potential to be one of the most important marketing platforms for the organic sector in the UK.

A fabulous celebration showcasing  an incredible eclectic mix of entertaining and informative talks, celebrities, great music, awesome food, hands-on experiences, learning, inspiration, colour, themed areas and good old-fashioned fun.

 

The Organic Marketplace will host the best certified food, drink, clothing, beauty and lifestyle brands with 15,000 paying visitors over two days.

Book your tickets in plenty of time, remember you can bring the family BUY TICKETS

We will be hosting an exclusive invitation only VIP reception and live streaming our winners announcement …

Have you entered yet?

There are different levels of entry and if you enter at premium level this includes maximum exposure with a personal showcase blog, a showcase snapshot on UK Health Radio Show (200,000 unique listeners per month) and a personal video feature of your product presented by Janey and promoted via Janey Loves and UK Health Radio social networks with a combined reach of 100,000+ people

Please note we invite entries from all natural / eco products (not just 100 percent organic!!) We also welcome entries from coaches therapists and well being authors too.

Our categories are as follow (please note there will be sub categories in some of the sections):

SKINCARE AND BEAUTY

HAIRCARE

HEALTH AND WELLBEING

MOTHER AND BABY

FOOD AND DRINK

PRACTITIONERS AND THERAPIES

HOME/GARDEN AND PETS

CLOTHING AND ACCESSORIES

WELLBEING CHARITIES AWARD

NATURAL AND ECO STORES

ETHICAL AND ECO SERVICES

BOOKS

It’s easy to enter, select your preferred entry package and after payment you will receive all the details you need including your ‘Readers Vote’ button.

I look forward to receiving your entries and helping you get more visibility

ENTER THE AWARDS HERE>>

If you’re an organic brand then you don’t want to miss this opportunity!

If you’re an organic brand that wants to exhibit at the festival it’s a great opportunity to sell direct to thousands of customers, get product feedback and meet trade buyers in a consumer environment. There are different options available to have a stand at the festival  let me know if you decide to exhibit! – all details can be found here>>>

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YOU ARE THE BRAND

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Are you an Expert, Author, Coach, Practitioner, Entrepreneur, or would you like to write a book or develop a business? Would you like to grow your business or attract more visibility for the work that you do? If you have a passion and a purpose, a product or service that you believe in, a message that you want to share, then this book is for you.

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My Awards for Practitioners and Therapists – Are YOU a Winner?

When it comes to my Awards, it’s hugely important to me to look at the holistic picture, so we accept entries not only from just skincare and beauty companies, and eco natural sustainable brands, but also from therapists and coaches who are doing such important work.

Last year we also had a large number of entries in our wellbeing / spirituality author category, and we think it’s so important to recognise the people who are going all out to inspire us to better health and wellbeing through the books they are writing and apps they are creating.

Check out this interview I did with Inga Deksne about how heart-centered businesses can attract more customers.

 

Join us for the interview

Posted by Janey Lee Grace on Friday, 29 June 2018

 

Do you have a brand you’d like to get recognition for, or perhaps you are a therapist or a coach, author or ‘changemaker’?

There is great opportunity for exposure across the many platforms which have a reach of around 500k potential consumers. Entry in my coveted prestigious annual awards offers superb marketing opportunities for expanding business visibility, we don’t just accept entries and hope for the best – we love helping to raise awareness of the great holistic stuff out there!

Here’s where you can see our judges line-up and some general info>>

Of course, our judges can’t visit everyone for a treatment or a session (sadly) so we will be relying on what we see from your marketing and importantly your testimonials, if you enter we ask that you please provide us with as much detailed information about the work you do, and also some recent testimonials and case studies for your work.

We had a great response last year and look forward to this year’s entries!

We encourage you to get your fans and clients voting for you – readers votes go into the mix too!

ENTER HERE >>

 

I’m so glad Janey asked me to enter the Platinum Awards last year.
Aside from the publicity, the extra credibility and exposure it gave me, it was a massive confidence boost, and probably one of THE proudest moments of my life!
Therapists, healers and coaches work SO hard and transform peoples’ lives, and as a holistic therapist and spiritual teacher myself, it was so nice to be recognised and rewarded for the hard work that I put in to empower others to heal themselves and create the life they desire!

Raspreet Sagoo, Holistic Health Practitioner, Spiritual Teacher and Motivational Speaker.

 

The Media Hub Facebook Group

I’ve created a Facebook group ‘The Media Hub’ and this is the place where I offer regular Q and A’s and will be popping in with tips, advice and press opportunities when they arise. In the last few weeks I’ve posted some juicy press opportunities there which have resulted in some mainstream press for individuals just for being part of a free Facebook community.

If you would like to join this group, then please click here>>>

The link will take you to the private group page and in the top banner you will see ‘Join Group’. Please click on this button to request to join the group and once we receive your request we will add you into the group

Once inside the group you will see a ‘Welcome’ post outlining what the group is all about with a few simple but important rules, please go ahead and read this post first, thank you. Come and join us and make sure you let me know about your work!

How to Be an Award Winner – Watch my final Training Video – PART THREE (No Charge)

This is the last video in my Award Training video series and in part one and two I encouraged you to find your way of standing out and having the ‘wow’ factor, so that judges will notice you and your product or service. In this final video I talk about the best ways of boosting your PR and getting more engagement when you are part of an Awards program. Enjoy!

 

Could you be a winner in my 2018 Platinum Awards?

There is still plenty of promotion opportunity available if you enter our 2018 Platinum Awards. If you enter at premium MAX level this includes maximum exposure with a personal showcase blog, a showcase snapshot on UK Health Radio Show (200,000 unique listeners per month) and a personal video feature of your product presented by me and promoted via Janey Loves and UK Health Radio social networks with a combined reach of 100,000+ people AND you can have free PR included.

ENTER HERE NOW!

How to Be an Award Winner – Watch my Training Video – PART TWO (No Charge)

I hope you enjoyed my first video on why I think you should enter an Awards program as part of your marketing – I’ve created part two of my video training for you to see why it can be hugely beneficial towards building your personal brand. Enjoy and look out for part three of the series coming soon!

 

 

 

Could you be a winner in my 2018 Platinum Awards?

There are still a few months worth of promotion available if you enter our 2018 Platinum Awards. If you enter at premium MAX level this includes maximum exposure with a personal showcase blog, a showcase snapshot on UK Health Radio Show (200,000 unique listeners per month) and a personal video feature of your product presented by me and promoted via Janey Loves and UK Health Radio social networks with a combined reach of 100,000+ people AND you can have free PR included.

ENTER HERE NOW!

How to Be an Award Winner – Watch my Training Video – PART ONE (No Charge)

Why should you enter your natural / organic sustainable product or service into an awards programme?….(not just mine, though I hope you do take a look!)

I LOVE awards, running them, presenting them and receiving them, and I’ve created a 3-part video training (part 1 below) to convince you that as part of your marketing, entering your products or services into some kind of awards can be hugely beneficial towards building your personal brand.

It’s not only about winning an award… whether you get the gong or not, it’s worth getting into the running.

If you’re an author, a coach, or a therapist, you will probably have felt a bit daunted at one time because there are so many people offering the same message, or treatment or method – but there’s only one YOU, and your own story, your big why is part of your USP, it sets you apart – and entering and potentially winning an award could really help you stand out in the best possible way.

 

 

 

There are still a few months worth of promotion available if you enter our 2018 Platinum Awards. If you enter at premium MAX level this includes maximum exposure with a personal showcase blog, a showcase snapshot on UK Health Radio Show (200,000 unique listeners per month) and a personal video feature of your product presented by me and promoted via Janey Loves and UK Health Radio social networks with a combined reach of 100,000+ people AND you can have free PR included.

ENTER HERE NOW!

Don’t go breaking my heart! your urgent action needed

Due to the new GDPR rules which come into play on May 25th we need your permission to be able to be able to continue to email you, I’m sure you have been sending out emails to your list and are probably feeling equally frustrated if people are deciding to…deal with it later!

As you know I send you emails twice a month max usually, and love being able to communicate with you about blog posts, special offers, competitions, events I am speaking at etc, if we stay connected you will be the first to hear my news.  (watch this space I am soon to be launching a low cost way of helping you gain more visibility for your business)

You will have been sent an email from us asking you to do a ‘one click’ action to keep signed in, but I’m guessing it may have in some cases gone into a spam folder or promotions folder. SO if you can’t see the email and do the one click thing, please would you consider signing up again…it will only take you a minute…  HERE

I SO hope we can continue to stay connected.  Of course if at any point you wish to unsubscribe you can easily do that too.   Just a note also to say that we NEVER sell data, please do check our privacy policy and we are registered with the ICO.

Don’t go breaking my heart! Please stay….

Once again, check the email which came recently, click once to stay with us, OR if you can’t find that or you don’t mind signing up again (will only take a minute) please click here 

 

Spotlight on Dr Marilyn Glenville #Platinum Awards judge

We are so thrilled to have Dr Marilyn Glenville as one of our esteemed judges in the 2018 Janey Loves Platinum Awards for natural and organic products and services….We asked her 7 questions

Tell us a bit about your background, how did you come to be doing this work?

From an early age I was plagued with migraines, which caused me to go to bed in a darkened room, often vomiting and affecting the quality of my life.  Over the years I had been given numerous drugs, been checked for a brain tumour and also referred to a migraine clinic but to no avail.  In my early twenties, I had my first taste of natural medicine when I went to see an acupuncturist who along with the acupuncture suggested I look at my diet.  This was a revelation to me, to think that I what I was eating and drinking could be affecting my health; there was no connection in my mind about this at the time.   As the migraines disappeared this inspired me to study the effects of nutrition and diet on health.

I have now been in clinical practice over 35 years and as well as the clinical work I also give talks both to healthcare professionals and the public and have written 14 internationally best-selling books and the feedback, emails and letters of how changes in diet along with supplements has changed people’s lives around has been so inspiring.

How do you relax?

I love to dance.  I find it relaxing because I am listening to the music, my body is moving and I am not thinking.  I try to ‘dance as if no one is watching’.

What’s the most important health trend currently,  (or whats your current focus?)

It really is about getting people to realise that sugar and foods that are broken down into sugar quickly (eg white flour etc) are the major culprits behind most people’s health problems and that having low or no fat is not the issue.  There are many people who would think it healthy to buy a low fat fruit yogurt (even organic) when that pot of yogurt could contain eight teaspoons of added sugar.   When I think of many of the symptoms that women, especially, come into the clinic complaining about they include:  irritability, aggressive outbursts, palpitations, lack of sex drive, crying spells, dizziness, anxiety, confusion, forgetfulness, inability to concentrate, fatigue, insomnia, headaches and muscle cramps.  These are all symptoms due to fluctuating blood sugar caused by caffeine and sugar and also long gaps without eating.

What do you eat for breakfast?

An egg with tomato and might have a piece of toasted rye bread with it.

How much do you exercise?

I like to do some form of exercise every day.  If I am lecturing away it may only be walking.  When I am at home I go to Zumba 2 or 3 times a week and also one or two Body Balance classes which combines yoga and Pilates.

What’s your mantra ?  / favourite inspirational quote

Take care of your body.  It’s the only place you have to live – Jim Rohn

If you would like to enter the Platinum awards for natural products, therapists and practitioners and authors look at the various different levels of entry Click here 

Purpose by Jessica Huie MBE

Whats your purpose? I’ve written a lot about this, as I meet so many people who know there’s something more for them but they just can’t seem to locate it within the chaos and the overwhelm. They find themselves asking…is there something more? And do I count? I loved interviewing Jessica Huie MBE for Hay House radio recently; Her own journey to finding purpose is hugely inspirational. The book is called Purpose, Find your truth and embrace your calling. (Hay house)

You may know of her of course, she is the founder of JHPR, an award-winning PR agency, (she has worked with Simon Cowell and Meghan Markle no less) and she is the creator of Color Blind cards, a multi award winning multicultural greetings card company which drove an early conversation around the importance of ethnic representation in retail and became the first independent brand to secure a high street presence in Britain for multi-racial cards. The Evening Standard called her one of Britain’s ‘Most inspiring Entrepreneurs’ and she sits on Glamour magazine’s Power List as one of the UK’s most influential women

Jessica is brutally honest about the impact of caring for her father as he died, and the fact that despite having what most people would call the ‘perfect’ career and lifestyle, she realised she has been a control freak and a relentless workaholic perfectionist. Her life transformed when she realised that we are not merely our bodies, and the importance of reconnecting with our true selves.

Jessica has also done lots of work to help female entrepreneurs scale up their business and be authentic in their visibility – so you can see why I felt so connected!

I asked Jessica what our starting point should be if we find ourselves constantly busy and yet not ‘connected’ with ourselves, unhappy, unfulfilled and knowing there is something more.  She suggests that should start by recognising that we need to ‘positively disrupt’ our lives, be honest and real, don’t use the ‘PR’ spin.  The truth is we all use our ‘stories’ to excuse ourselves from moving forward, so many of have the ‘imposter syndrome’ and while the exterior  seems shiny and productive, underneath we are struggling and barely coping.

Jessica says we should ask ourselves what makes us happy? What lights us up?  It’s important because once we are aligned with our truth, that’s when we get into the flow.

The book opens with a quotation from Ernest Livingstone Huie (Jessica’s Dad)

‘Some of us on this earth are the candles and lanterns, flickering lights reassuringly pointing out the way in the bends within this vast funnel which is life on earth’.

So have you found your purpose?
Purpose Find your truth and embrace your calling by Jessica Huie is published by Hay House
Purpose: Find Your Truth and Embrace Your Calling

If you want more clarity on your purpose in your brand check out this one day workshop

Spotlight on Glynis Barber one of our Platinum Award judges

We are thrilled to have a team of amazing celebrity and expert judges for the Platinum Awards for natural products and services, here we shine the spotlight on actress and health and wellbeing pioneer Glynis Barber and ask her 7 Questions..

Tell  us a bit about your background, how did you come to be doing what you do in the health and well-being sector ?

‘Whats your big ‘WHY’

I’ve always done acting as my main job but over the years I became more and more interested in health and well being. It’s become a passion and 5 years ago I decided to become active in the field and started my agelessbyglynisbarber.com website.

How do you relax?

I’m quite capable of being a bit of a couch potato and flopping onto the sofa to watch TV after a busy day. However I also like to do exercise to properly unwind and de-stress. 

What do you focus on most in terms of health and wellbeing?

I’ve always been very active and exercised in some form or another and I think it’s stood me in very good stead. However I also focus on eating an anti-inflammatory diet and eat in a way to boost my energy.

Whats do you eat for breakfast ?

I don’t eat breakfast! Instead I exercise on an empty stomach and then eat afterwards. One of the best things you can do to burn fat and not sugar and activate your longevity genes.

How much do you exercise ?

I aim for 5-6 days a week. However the acting work does quite often get in the way of that.

If you could be Health Minister for a day what would you do ?

I would take food manufacturers to task and not let them get away with making foods that are so processed and full of sugar. Parts of the food industry have completely undermined health on a global scale.

What’s your mantra / favourite inspirational quote?

Whether you think you can, or think you can’t, you’re right. (Henry Ford)

Glynis Barber is one of the judges in The Janey Loves Platinum Awards

Spotlight on Carrie Grant, Platinum Awards Judge

We’re stoked that we have such an esteemed panel of judges this year for the Janey Loves 2018 Platinum Awards to recognize the best in natural products and services.  We welcome singer and presenter Carrie Grant and here we shine the spotlight on her and ask 7 questions

Tell  us a bit about your background, how did you come to be doing what you do ?

I started out as a singer and dancer. I was a dancer on Top of the Pops and had my first record deal at 16yrs old. When I was a kid life was a bit tough but the one thing I loved to do and I could escape into was performance. It was the strategy that kept me sane.

Whats your big ‘WHY’

I never ask why as there are always a million options I try to ask what. What is going on in our country when we have relative truth?  It feels as though people can have a particular perspective, support that perspective with “spin” and suddenly we have opinions and policies made based on this so called truth. As a Mother of four i want my children to know the difference between right and wrong, to have a strong moral code and to care for others.

How do you relax ?

I play the piano and sing. I don’t play that well but I play well enough to accompany myself.

What do you focus on most in terms of health and wellbeing for you and your family ?

We are all about mental health and wellbeing. All four of my children have special needs so I have had to completely change the way I think as a parent and modify my parenting to work individually for each child. I have a zillion coping strategies for my children which we have normalised into each day.

Whats do you eat for breakfast ?

Avocado, blueberries and orange in my NutriBullet. I love making smoothies and I have a super healthy diet as I have Crohns Disease and have worked out what works best for me.

How much do you exercise ? 

Not nearly enough. I run around so much in may day and as I am a carer to two of the children I simply have no time for myself to go out and take exercise. I would love to but unfortunately the is one of the things I have lost as a parent.

If you could be Health minister for a day what would you do ?

Revolutionise Children’s Mental health services. MH is the bottom of the NHS pile and kids are the bottom of the MH pile. Only 25% of children referred to CAMHs (Children and Adolescent MH Services) actually get an appointment. We are sitting on a tidal wave of MH issues.

What’s your mantra ?  / favourite inspirational quote 

I’d rather get to heaven and be told I loved too much than I judged too much.

Carrie Grant is one of the judges for the 2018 Platinum Awards