2019 Brentwood Business Awards
The Brentwood Chamber of Commerce is running the 2019 Brentwood Business Awards, sponsored by Overall Awards Partner Pinney Talfourd Solicitors and supported by Official Media Partner Phoenix FM.
The Awards 2019 will recognise the best of local organisations at a black tie dinner at Orsett Hall Hotel on November 8.
Entries are now closed – and the late summer period sees shortlisting, judging and the announcement of the finalists across the eight different Awards categories by their sponsors.
Awards night ticket information
Tickets will go on sale for the Awards dinner from the morning of September 23.
The full ticket price is £59 – but there will be an Early Bird price of £49 until October 15.
See brentwoodchamber.co.uk/events for further info and online ticket sales – and remember, last year’s event sold out within days!
Who was able to enter?
- Sole traders
- Partnerships, limited companies, LLPs
- Businesses of all sizes
- Social sector organisations
Entries were open to organisations based in – or doing business in – the Borough of Brentwood.
Who does the judging?
Each sponsor shortlists the applicants for their category in July and conducts interviews in person during July and August. Finalists for each category are announced in September.
BRENTWOOD BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
The Brentwood Business of the Year will once again be chosen by Pinney Talfourd Solicitors from all of the finalists in each category. The Brentwood Business of the Year winner will be selected because they have excelled in every part of the Awards criteria.
SALES AND MARKETING AWARD
Sponsored by Bretts Business Recovery
This Award will recognise companies that have demonstrated sales and marketing excellence over the past year and have a clear vision for the future of their business.
BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Tees incorporating Wortley Byers
This Award will acknowledge a leader who has achieved significant success in their organisation during the past 12 months, showing strong leadership and strategic vision.
NOT-FOR-PROFIT ORGANISATION OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Rainer Hughes Solicitors
This Award highlights the best of Brentwood’s charitable and social sector organisations that make a positive impact on the community.
EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Ardleigh Green Janitorial Services
This Award will celebrate organisations who value their employees by creating a positive, inclusive environment that attracts, retains and develops talent.
SMALL TO MEDIUM BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Ignite Business Communications
This Award is designed for sole traders or businesses with fewer than 250 employees that are making an impact within their field.
BEST CUSTOMER SERVICE
Sponsored by Bennetts Funeral Directors
This Award will recognise for-profit businesses and not-for-profit organisations striving to exceed customer expectations on a daily basis.
GROWING BUSINESS OF THE YEAR
Sponsored by Carmel Jane Photography & Brentwood Chamber of Commerce
This Award is for businesses that can show a growth in turnover and profit and either employees, products or services.
Category shortlisting after entries closed
Category Finalists announced
Black tie Business Awards dinner at Orsett Hall Hotel