WOMEN OF THE YEAR 2015: AnnMarie Garrett, Smyths

Buying controller praised for doing an 'absolutely sterling job'.
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Garrett was praised by a number of execs for doing an 'absolutely sterling job which is really moving Smyths forward'.

One of her nominators said that she was the type of lady who 'just gets on with it' without fuss and attention. Very dedicated and hardworking, several suppliers were keen to recognise what a great job she does.

Garrett accepted Smyths' award for Overall Toy Retailer of the Year at this year's Toy Industry Awards.

The ToyNews Women of the Year 2015 networking and awards event will take place on Thursday, July 16th at Home House, London. Winners for Rising Star, Innovator, Markeeter and Woman of the Year will be chosen from the top 100. Simply email toynewswoty@nbmedia.com to vote.

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