Cornish businesswoman Sarah Trethowan has been named director of the year at the Institute of Directors (IoD) South West Awards.
The TRAC Services director picked up the accolade at a ceremony held in Bristol.
She said: “This award is very special as I was up against some strong contenders. I am proud to now be flying the flag for Cornwall in the national awards.”
Trethowan, together with other regional award winners, will now go on to compete for the national awards in the autumn.
Pool Innovation Centre-based TRAC Services helps pharmaceutical companies meet the complex regulatory requirements needed to test, market and sell their products.