Categories and criteria 2015.
Building Industry Awards
This award is open to any business with connections to the building industry in Brighouse. This could be suppliers, Builders, plumbing & electrical. Architects. The award could be presented to a major development or an individual building professional.
Turnover over 50 million and More than 50 employees. Can demonstrate significant growth in its sector and innovation. Has a mapped out plan for future developments. Has maintained sound financial performance and has a community social responsible policy in place.Best for Brighouse
Sponsored by Lattitude 7
Awarded to the individual or team who has made the biggest contribution to attracting business and tourism to Brighouse. This is the person or team that has helped to put Brighouse firmly on the map – and keep it there.New Business of the Year
Sponsored by Yorkshire Payments
Established within the last two years. Can demonstrate sound and thorough research of its markets and operating independently of any other existing business. Carefully mapped out plan to maintain development and growth and a clear business strategy. A willingness to take and listen to proven advice and use of innovative thinking. Demonstrate clear understanding of the needs of a growing business.Small to Medium Sized Business
Sponsored by Kirklees College
Turnover of less than £5million. Fewer than 50 employees. Demonstrate significant growth in its sector. Demonstrate innovation and a mapped out plan for future developments Has maintained sound financial performance and a community social responsible policy in place.
Business of the Year
Sponsored by Arrow Coach Travel
Can demonstrate successful year on year growth in its sector. Has strong commitment to innovation. Has effectively promoted itself on the national and international stage. Is shown to support its community and social responsibility policy. Demonstrate good personnel relations. Demonstrate a strong commitment to the environment. Can demonstrate willingness to adapt to market changes.Business Person of the Year
Sponsored by Rand & Asquith
Can demonstrate clear leadership qualities. Has strong financial understanding of running a business. Is willing to mentor colleagues and other business people. Visionary in his or her field. The person the judges believe has promoted Brighouse in the most positive light.Manufacturing Award
The winner will demonstrate a modern and efficient approach to manufacturing and marketing with a commitment to excellence in it’s products and service. A highly successful trading performance preferable based on new and improved products as well as established lines, is a must.Apprentice of the Year
Sponsored by Projex Solutions
Apprenticeships hold the key to the future of many businesses, we will be looking for one special apprentice who has excelled both in training and in their business, we want Companies, Training Centres, Colleges etc to nominate an individual who has shone in their chosen field.Corporate Venue of the Year
This new award is open to any business with connections to the building industry in Brighouse. This could be suppliers, Builders, plumbing & electrical. Architects. The award could be presented to a major development or an individual building professional.
At: Brighouse Sports Club