Bromley business shortlisted for national award recognising contribution to the Fashion & Beauty Industry


Johnny Paterson, co-founder Dr.PAWPAW, a Bromley based business has been shortlisted from a 2600 list of competitors for Entrepreneur of the Year in the Fashion & Beauty category for London and the East of England. Successfully shortlisted and through to the regional finals of the The Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2020, Paterson has been recognised for his ongoing contribution to the beauty industry on a global scale.

Dr.PAWPAW founded in 2013, is now available in over 30 countries and the multi-tasking beauty brand creates inclusive cosmetic, hair, bath and body care products that are suitable for the whole family.

Johnny Paterson comments “I am incredibly honoured to have been shortlisted for the
regional heats in this year’s awards. We are very proud to be a British business which makes this recognition extra special. My name is on the entry but I couldn’t do what I do, or I couldn’t have achieved what I have achieved without the support of my fantastic team and my amazing family and their ongoing support. Good luck to all the finalists!”.

The Great British Entrepreneur Awards was founded in 2013 and acknowledges the hard
work and inspiring stories of entrepreneurs and businesses across the United Kingdom.

Household names are included in the long list of past winners including Clearscore, Brewdog and LAD Bible. Judges of the awards include Hayley Parsons, who founded Go Compare, Cath Kidston, Lord Bilimoria of Cobra Beer and Kanya King, the founder of the MOBO awards.This year, with face to face events challenging, the regional heats will be celebrated online on September 23rd.