BYOkids wins National business award

Released on: February 16, 2008, 12:20 pm

Press Release Author: BYOkids ...your family travel gurus

Industry: Internet & Online

Press Release Summary: .your family travel gurus took out the
best "new business" in Australia award in a prestigious ceremony at Star City in
Sydney. BYOkids founder Leah Squire joined Andrew Daddo the awards Master of
Ceremonies on stage to accept the award.

Press Release Body: BYOkids is the brainchild of Leah Squire, a wife and mother of
two boys with a passion for travel. In just 18 months has
evolved from being a travel blog following their family's journeys into a profitable
business that's got its sights set firmly on the niche market of family holidays.
Leah said \"Building the BYOkids brand, website and travel consultancy has definitely
been challenging but we love what we do and are honoured to be recognized amongst
the elite of Australian small businesses".

Parents embraced BYOkids as the word quickly spread amongst potential holiday goers.
With articles on \"how to stay sane on your next road trip\" and \"Wwoofing with
kids\", lists of restaurants with kids entertainment or playstations and information
on free family fun, BYOkids was winning votes with mums and dads. is free to access 24 hours a day 7 days a week, families can
research, plan and book a holiday online. Or clients complete an online enquiry
form or contact a BYOkids licensed travel consultant via email or phone. BYOkids
clients come from all over Australia and travel to all corners of the globe with
their kids.

"We are all about getting families out there having fun together, when it comes to
holidays we know if the kids are happy so are mum and dad, we'll search out the
perfect destination, accommodation and attractions" Leah Said. The BYOkids team are
"over the moon" to be recognized as Australia's best new business 2007 in the small
business champions award. "The Small Business Champions award is a celebration of
small business and its contribution to the Australian way of life" said Steve Loe,
Managing Director of Precedent Productions. "These awards are the biggest small
business program ever held in Australia"

Leah Squire is the owner/editor of, she is director of the travel
agency is also a freelance travel writer, has appeared on seven sunrise and has
received radio and press media for her business accomplishments and ability to
balance a career and family. Leah is available for interviews, appearances or
public speaking. Professional images will be available to accompany this story.

Web Site:

Contact Details: Contact Leah Squire for more information about BYOkids ...your
family travel gurus.

Direct line: 0424551699 or 07 54471011

1300BYOkids (1300 296543)


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