The co-owner and managing director of Heald Ltd has been recognised as a key female figure in her industry at the Women of Achievement Awards.
Debbie Heald, who was awarded the Women Breaking Boundaries award, heads up the counter-terror product manufacturing firm, which is based in Hornsea.
Heald Ltd design, manufacture and install innovative security products which are distributed worldwide. The company’s world-first products protect a number of high-profile sites including embassies, palaces, government buildings, stadia and many more.
The awards, which set out to acknowledge women who excel within their careers in both private and public industries, is managed and organised by Women in Business Hull.
The Women of Achievements Awards celebrated the outstanding achievements of women working within Hull, East Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire.
This is the fifth award win for Debbie this year, with other award wins at The Forward Ladies Awards, The Hull & Humber Chamber Awards, The Northern Power Women Awards and the Yorkshire Business Leaders Awards.
Debbie Heald said: “I am absolutely delighted to be presented with this fantastic award at the Women of Achievement Awards. To be up against some extremely talented entrepreneurs was an honour and I hope the award win itself will help to inspire other women within my industry that anything is possible with a little hard work and determination.”