Rachel Ray

Outstanding Entrepreneur 2016 Winner

Rachel is the founder of Bright & Beautiful an award-winning professional housekeeping franchise business, providing ethical and eco-friendly cleaning, tidying, laundry and ironing.

The vision for Bright & Beautiful is very clear – to support and empower women; clients who need their homes managed; franchise owners who have a business which can earn a great income with flexible hours; the teams who have fair employment rights with a great working environment; and impoverished families that the company sponsor overseas.

Since Rachel launched Bright & Beautiful in 2007 the company now has more than 50 franchises nationwide, employs 460 people and has a £5m turnover.