Essex Cricket to host Business Excellence Awards Essex 2019


Essex Cricket is excited to invite you to the 2019 Essex Business Excellence Awards. In partnership with Metro and Champions UK Plc, a leading brand and Keynote speakers agency, we are delighted to have the opportunity to welcome this wonderful event to The Cloudfm County Ground on Thursday 26 September and celebrate the success of our local businesses.

Hosting the evening’s entertainment and awards will be the hugely talented actress and presenter Denise van Outen.

About the Essex Business Excellence Awards:

The Essex Business Excellence Awards have been running for over 20 years and continue to provide valuable recognition to the best businesses in the county. Highlighting the achievements attained by the talented companies and their employees, the event aims to not only celebrate success but to bring local businesses together and show why Essex is a great place for business.

Showcasing the success of businesses of all sizes, this year the award categories include:

• Company of the Year: Sponsored by Invest Essex, The Company of the Year Award celebrates businesses that have stood out from the crowd and performed outstandingly throughout the year.

• SME Business of the Year: Sponsored by Jelf this award recognises successful businesses with no more than 250 full-time staff.

• New Business of the Year: Sponsored by James Hallam Insurance Brokers, this award focuses on celebrating the region’s brightest new business and their potential growth for the future.

• Employer of the Year: Sponsored by Futures, this award honours the best companies to work for in the area, focusing on those who have demonstrated significant care and investment in their staff.

• Entrepreneur of the Year: Sponsored by The Business Excellence Awards Essex in partnership with Metro, this award celebrates the individuals behind some of Essex’s most innovative and successful businesses.

• Excellence in Innovation & Technology Award: Sponsored by Silver Cloud, this award shines a light on a company that has used their innovative minds to bring something new and fruitful to their industry.

• Contribution to the Community Award: Supported by disability charity Lord’s Taverners, this award will go to the business that has demonstrated considerable dedication to CSR and to providing many benefits to the community.

• Enterprising Women of the Year: Sponsored by the Oaks Hospital, this award category celebrates the most innovative and outstanding individuals inside successful Essex businesses.

• Customer Service Excellence Award: Sponsored by leading law firm, Prettys, this award recognises the companies that go the extra mile for their customers and provide a real five-star service.

• Leadership Team of the Year: Sponsored by Thomas International, this award will go to the inspiring leaders that have shown remarkable leadership skills during their management.

• Family Business of the Year: Sponsored by RSM, this award focuses on the success and strengths of family businesses in the local area.

• Professional Services Award: Sponsored by the Kingswood Group, this award acknowledges the professional services companies including legal, finance and hospitality, who have achieved measurable business goals, whether in growth, innovation or development.

• Retail Business of the Year: This award will focus on the results of Essex’s best-performing retailers, and the prize will be awarded a business that has contributed to economic stability in the region.

• Supplier of the Year: Open to companies that have excelled in supplying quality products in the hospitality and events industries. Responsiveness to customer requirements is a consideration here.

How to Get Involved:

If you would like to join us in celebrating the success of businesses in our county, visit the Essex Business Excellence Awards website and nominate a business for any of the above categories.

Our Partnership With Champions (UK) plc

Experienced in hosting business awards across many UK counties, Champions (UK) plc are now helping us to support our local businesses. Through our partnership, we are able to host this fantastic event and celebrate the success of the businessmen and inspirational female business speakers of Essex and the great opportunity that the country brings. Besides the business awards we are continuing to work with Champions to host several sports-themed and tribute acts nights as well right here at Essex Cricket.

Promising fun and entertainment for all, our upcoming sporting-nights will welcome some of the UK’s best event entertainment acts. From leading cricket speakers to first-class bands for hire and motivational speakers to the events are not to be missed.

If you would like to find out more or buy tickets to these fantastic events, please visit our events page or call our team on 01245 254036.

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Inspirational Female Business Speakers
Tribute Acts
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