We are delighted to announce that with the launch of the North Somerset Business Leader Awards, 2013 will see the Siân Lloyd-Jones Business Award incorporated into a much larger event.
The new awards, conceived by North Somerset Business Leader Magazine, will embrace all business sectors within the region and include a number of new categories that reflect the diverse nature of business, and businesses, in North Somerset.
Andrew Scott, Managing Director of Business Leader Magazine commented;
“We are delighted to announce the first major awards event for North Somerset. The region has enormous potential with some really exciting, dynamic companies and we want to encourage and recognise the outstanding achievements among entrepreneurs and the businesses they run.”
Finalists and winners will be showcased at a major gala dinner in September 2013 in front of hundreds of business people, influential partners and the media, while winners will gain major recognition and high-profile media coverage.
Angela Hicks, Chief Executive of North Somerset Enterprise Agency, commented;
“The Siân Lloyd-Jones Award has existed since 2000 and recognises outstanding achievements among young, fledgling companies. We are delighted this will continue as part of a larger awards event for the region and we look forward to Business Leader Magazine continuing this spirit.”
The North Somerset Business Leader Award Categories:
- Siân Lloyd-Jones Business Award
- Business in the Community Award
- Best International Trade
- Business of the Year (over £1m turnover)
- Customer Excellence Award
- Entrepreneur of the Year
- Innovation of the Year
- Marketing Campaign of the Year
- Small Business of the Year (up to £1m turnover)
- Sustainability in Business Award
- Training Initiative Award
- Young business person of the Year