"Queen of Cakes"
– Hertfordshire Life Magazine
"Mum-of-two Cynthia is no stranger to the screen, having starred in BBC Two series The Sweet Makers earlier this year"
– Hertfordshire Mercury
"The Sweet Makers: a Tudor Treat revealed the bitter truth about Britain's love affair with sugar"
– The Telegraph
"Cynthia Stroud has been awarded a British Empire Medal for services to business in Hertfordshire. Credit: Pretty Gorgeous Cake Company"
– New Year's Honours, by order of Queen Elizabeth II
The UK MBA programme list: Bath to Cambridge