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Entries now open for the Cornwall Business Awards 2017
The Cornwall Development Company has announced the launch of the Cornwall Business Awards 2017, the most prestigious business awards in the county.
Cornwall Business Awards are organised and presented by Cornwall Development
Company in association with Business Cornwall Magazine and the Cornwall Chamber
of Commerce. The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership are sponsoring the Best New Business Award.
these awards enter their 12th year, we continue to be amazed by the
creativity and ingenuity of our local business leaders. Every year we uncover
exciting new stories about the outstanding successes they have achieved. It is
great to be able to show our appreciation for all their hard work and for the
vital contribution they make to our local economy” says Colin Dennis, Chairman
of Cornwall Development Company.
business based in Cornwall or the Isles of Scilly can enter one
or more of fourteen award categories, which include Best New
Business and Best Family Business. Around 300 business leaders will attend
the spectacular awards dinner at St Mellion International Resort on Thursday 18th
May 2017, which many regard as the most important business event of the year in
Conchie of Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, which is sponsoring the ‘Winner of
Winners’ award says: “One of the things I love about the Cornwall Business Awards
is that they offer equal opportunities for recognition to all sizes of
businesses, from small, owner-managed companies to large scale organisations.
It is always really impressive on Awards Night to see the incredible range of
businesses operating in Cornwall and to learn more about the talented people
who run them.
business in Cornwall can afford to ignore the importance of these awards. So I
would urge as many as possible to start preparing their entries now. Previous
winners have been delighted with the publicity and prestige that winning a
Cornwall Business Award has created for their company. In challenging economic
times, raising your company’s profile in this way can prove to be even more
The Cornwall and Isles of Scilly LEP are sponsoring the Best New Business Award in Cornwall award.
for the Cornwall Business Awards 2017 should be made online and the closing
date for entries is midnight on Sunday 12 March.
A full list of the award categories and criteria, and an online entry form, are available now at www.cornwallbusinessawards.co.uk