Founder of The Sweet Beet
Lizzy’s tenacity and ability to work towards a solution is remarkable. Where many young entrepreneurs would see adversity and barriers she sees opportunity and ways to grow which lead her to winning the North East Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2017 with her business, The Sweet Beet.
Lizzy is a one-woman force of nature: a tsunami of passion and commitment that typifies entrepreneurs. Her enormously ambitious and passionate vision and her proactive stance on Mental Health in entrepreneurs certainly helps to address a subject that is not always pushed into the lime-light.
She often speaks on authentic leadership and resilience. Her story shapes a narrative of true entrepreneurship and through that, a path to recovery, self-discovery and enlightenment.
What makes Lizzy unique?
Lizzy’s honesty about her turbulent battle with mental health and how her business saved her life penetrates deep into a subject that is often shied away from. She is young and vibrant, commanding the attention of any room, while also being humble and approachable.
She lives to the testament she preaches. Celebrating the success we do achieve, reflecting on the failures in order to learn from them and having an intrinsic knowledge of your strengths and weaknesses is one of the most powerful tools you can access.