Lauren won! Mad Kids Founder / Managing Director / Producer Lauren Elliott has been recognised as one of Western Australia's 40 leading business entrepreneurs under the age of 40, out of 104 impressive nominees from across the state.
Established in 2002 by BUSINESSNEWS, the 40under40 Awards program is designed to recognise and celebrate Western Australia's 40 leading business entrepreneurs under the age of 40. The program recognises not only personal determination and commercial drive, but also the philanthropic pursuits that balance these young individuals' professional achievements, recognising the less public contributions to the welfare of Western Australia.
The black tie Awards Gala for 2019 was held at Optus Stadium in Perth on Wednesday 13 March. 750 guests celebrated the evening including the Mad Kids team Henry Inglis, Joel Gray and Clare Toonen together with Lauren’s family Kathy Elliott, Ryan Elliott, Alana Elliott and Luke Andrzejuk.
When asked what her top business quote was, Lauren said , “If you don't build your dream, someone else will hire you to help build theirs. This quote always resonates with me. Whenever I face challenging days, it propels me to see the bigger picture, reminding me of the personal and professional gratification I'm working towards.”
Check out the entire class of 2019 here and check out some images from the night below.