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Applications open for Inspiring Herts Awards 2017

Applications are open for the 2017 Herts Chamber of Commerce ‘Inspiring Herts Awards’, sponsored by SA Law

SA Law is proud to sponsor the Inspiring Herts Medium to Large Business of the Year Award.

The aim of the Inspiring Herts Awards is to showcase talent in Hertfordshire’s business community. Now in its 6th year, the awards remain free to enter and are open to businesses of all sizes, regardless of industry or sector, based in Hertfordshire.

Hertfordshire is home to an astonishing number of successful and prosperous businesses. So why not secure the recognition your business deserves? Enter the Inspiring Herts Awards 2017 online by the closing date, Monday 20th March.

SA Law Corporate Solicitor & Director of Herts Chamber of Commerce said,

“I was so pleased to attend the Inspiring Herts launch party on the 19th January at Aubrey Park Hotel’s new conference and events hall. As well as delicious nibbles and brilliant goody bags, it was a wonderful opportunity to meet lots of like-minded businesses from across the region and to feel the buzz of excitement from business people who are already planning their entries for this year’s awards. It was brilliant to meet so many astonishing businesses and I wish everyone the very best of luck!”

Over 100 guests and businesses attended the official launch party and were joined by past winners, finalists and sponsors. Inspiring Herts Business Awards 2017 award categories:

  •  Achievement in International Business
  • Business of the Year Small to Medium
  • Business of the Year Medium to Large
  • Innovation through Technology
  • Education in Employment
  • Investment in Young People
  • Excellence in People Development
  • Excellence in Customer Service
  • Community Champion
  • Social Enterprise of the Year
  • Entrepreneur of the Year
  • The Environmental Award
  • The Tourism Award
  • Made in Herts
  • Most Promising New Business

And the four new categories this year.

  • Business of the Year North
  • Business of the Year South
  • Business of the Year East
  • Business of the Year West

Past Inspiring Herts Award winners include:

  • Achievement in International Business, Purple Surgical International Limited
  • Business of the Year (Small to Medium), Tate
  • Business of the Year (Medium to Large), Grace Foods UK Ltd (Award sponsored by SA Law)
  • Community Champion, Paradise Wildlife Park
  • Entrepreneur of the Year, Smart10 Ltd
  • Excellence in Customer Service, Aubrey Park Hotel
  • Excellence in People Development, Grace Foods UK Ltd
  • Innovation through Technology, Focus7 International Ltd
  • Made in Herts, Altro
  • Most Promising New Business, The Food Teacher
  • Social Enterprise of the Year, The Muscle Help Foundation
  • The Environmental Award, JPA Furniture
  • Education in Employment, Sir John Lawes School
  • The Tourism Award, Tewin Bury Farm Hotel
  • Investment in Young People (IiYP), Premier EDA Solutions
  • Overall Business of the Year. Grace Foods UK Ltd
  • Outstanding Contribution to Business, Kate Bellingham

For further information about the awards and how to enter your business, visit the Inspiring Herts website

Keep up to date with awards news via Twitter

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Chris Wilks is an experienced corporate partner who focuses on advising small and medium sized companies and individual investors.
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