A website that offers wheelchair users unbiased and clear reviews on mobility equipment has won £10,000 in a business competition and could win a further £20,000 after being announced as a finalist in the Stelios Award for Disabled Entrepreneurs in the UK.
Review My Wheelchair, launched by Dominic Lund-Cunlon, is a finalist in the Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou’s – the founder of EasyJet – award for entrepreneurs.
If he wins his business will receive a huge cash injection which could see it become a key website for end-users looking to compare wheelchairs before making a purchase.
Currently, the website lists a range of manual and powered wheelchairs from different brands which are then rated for users to see.
The website invites products to be reviewed from mobility suppliers. It also accepts image galleries and videos to support product reviews.
Mr Lund-Cunlon will be competing against a number of other entrepreneurs who are all seeking the cash boost for their businesses.
The overall winner of the award will be announced on Tuesday 14 November.