What a brilliant company Creative Nature is. Founder Julianne Ponan bought an ailing business (at the age of 22!) and within 18 months, assisted by operations manager Matthew Ford, she had taken it into profit. Now, five years on, the superwoman of superfoods has just added two great gongs to her groaning mantelpiece of awards: The Guardian Small Business Showcase Leader of the year and the Innovation category in the FamilyBusinessPlace Awards!
This is a piece I wrote for the Natural Trade Brokers’ retailer magazine just before she and her team scooped the Guardian one.