Welcome to the East of England Business Champions 2016

5pm, 5th September 2016

Press Release

Monday 18 July 2016

Time to celebrate ‘cream of the crop’ in East of England
Small Business Awards to champion regional success

The cream of the crop of small businesses in the East of England are being encouraged to enter high profile awards this summer that can place their brand at the front and centre of the regional economy.

The East of England Business Champions 2016 Awards are open for entries throughout July and August for firms who have a turnover between £25,000 p/a and £5 million p/a.

“The East of England is a great place to do business and is one of few regions that is a positive net contributor to UK plc.” said Damian Cummins from Events and PR, the company behind the championing of the high profile awards. “The reason for that is that it is home to so many hard working and successful small firms. These awards a great opportunity to showcase what they do and how they do it.”

The East of England Business Champions Awards 2016 are open to firms from Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex. The competition is open to all businesses that commenced operation before January 2014.

“I would highly recommend anyone who is proud of their results to enter these fantastic awards.” said Dee Clayton from Simply Amazing Training one of the 2015 Winners. “It has definitely raised awareness of my business. I have more clients as a direct result of the awards and I am now able to label my approach as ‘multi-award winning’ and it has fed through to my book, website, in fact all of my marketing!”

The Awards are sponsored by leading business groups including the British Chambers of Commerce, the Federation of Small Business, London Luton Airport and Basepoint Business Centre.

“We really want to hear from any small business that is making a big difference” Damian Cummins continued. “There is a category for every business from every sector and once again we are delighted to be opening up a Best Enterprising Business where winners in this category won’t be standing still and doing the same old things, they’ll be moving and shaking, leading in their markets.”

The categories for the 2016 East of England Business Champions Awards can be found here.