Learning from the best with Sir Clive Woodward…
Lorraine spent the day in Birmingham learning so many valuable life and business lessons from the Rugby World Cup Winning Head Coach, Team GB Director of Sport, London 2012 Sir Clive Woodward OBE. This was a special day set up by the Entrepreneurs Circle, of which Lorraine is a memeber. Lorraine says “I love to learn all the time, my husband nick named me Sponge as I’m always soaking up new information, always reading and going on courses. I beleieve there is so much for us to know in life and learning keeps me alert and vibrant in my life. It was fascinating to hear Sir Clives coaching methods and how they actualy relate very closely to business and leading a team. Here at Comfizz we are trying to provide world class products through a world class service, so I’m learning how to cultivate a world class team to help me deliver on this”
Entrepreneur of the month November 2016 winner…
Lorraine and Nozar are really please to receive the Entrepreneur Circle, entrepreneur of the month November 2016 winner…
New vibrant colours, same great support now available to purchase and
will be available on prescription (UK) from 1st November.
A new version of the existing waistband with a silicone strip inside to help it Stay-Put will be available from September 28th. It will look exactly the same as the current waistbands, will be available in 7″ and 10″ depths in neutral colour initially but with the silicone it will not move around or ride up at all. Great for the more active folk out there.
high profile healthcare award
Support wear company Comfizz Ltd is celebrating after picking up a prestigious award at the British Healthcare Trades Association (BHTA) annual awards dinner, held at the Tower Hotel in London 1st Dec 2011. The BHTA represents over 450 company members, many of which are the largest and most influential in the healthcare industry.
The evening was compared by Angela Rippon with sports presenter Garry Richardson also playing a part in proceedings. The award, presented to Comfizz was for The Independent Living Design Award.
Over 250 of the leading figures in the healthcare industry attended the event, which saw awards being presented in recognition of outstanding product design, customer service and team performance
Comfizz entry was for their stoma support wear range, levels 1, 2 & 3, which includes junior products.
Ray Hodgkinson, Director General of the BHTA, congratulated the team at Comfizz and commented that the award was richly deserved. “The awards we present each year are given only after a rigorous process involving a panel of judges and the winners represent excellence in what is an important and growing marketplace. This is one of the fastest growing and most important market sectors and one in which excellence in product design and customer service really does mean a great deal to the customers, many of whom rely on our member companies to maintain their independence.”
Lorraine & Nozar company owners added: “Being presented with the award, particularly in front of so many members of the industry, was a real achievement and reflects the hard work by everyone throughout the company. The BHTA is a very well known trade association, involved at the heart of the marketplace in which we do business and so to be recognised in this way will help us greatly in the future and will no doubt raise our profile a good deal, both to the professionals who deal with us and the customers who use our products. We are passionate about helping people with a stoma overcome some of their difficulties and are planning to expand the range even further next year to meet the needs of those with a hernia, post surgical wounds and continence issues. It might not be a glamorous field of business but it is extremely rewarding to see the difference our products can make to peoples lives”
COMFIZZ SUPPORT BELT …
voted ‘Most Innovate Product’ by Stomawise
Over the past 3 months the readers of Stomawise have been voting for their favourites in the following categories:
- Most Innovative Product
- Best DAC’s Delivery Company
- Best Support Organisation/Blog
Voting ended on 1st November 2011 and 2,431 votes were cast. The winner of the “Most Innovative Product” with 38% of the votes is Comfizz for their Support Belt.
The winner of the “Best DAC’s Delivery Company” with 35.5% of the votes is Fittleworth.
The winner of the “Best Support Organisation/Blog” with 42% of the votes is Ostomy Lifestyle.