Facebook - Birmingham Business Twitter - Birmingham Business Instagram - Birmingham Business
https://www.pure-telecom.co.uk https://www.kangandco.co.uk

Entrepreneurs named regional winners

Five West Midlands’ businesses have been announced as winners in the regional stage of the Barclays Entrepreneurs Awards.

Coventry-based Premier Health Products, who manufacture and supply vitamins and food supplements to the UK and export worldwide, have won the International Expansion of the Year category.

Rosie Ginday of Miss Macaroon, who as well as supplying macaroons to a variety of clients, also runs training courses for long term unemployed young people, has won the Social Entrepreneur of the Year category.

Lee Wilcox, CEO of On the Tools, an online publisher and social media marketing agency, has won the Start-up Entrepreneur of the Year award.

Sixteen year old Kari Lawler, founder of Youth4AI has won the Icon of the Year award. Kari’s business helps other start-ups to large enterprises, overcome AI hurdles and she lectures all over the world, helping people to understand the world of AI.

Comma Group Ltd of Warwick provides consultancy services on data and information management, and they have won the Scale-up Entrepreneur of the Year award.

James Whitaker, regional head of high growth and entrepreneurship in the West Midlands, said: “The Barclays Entrepreneur Awards celebrate business achievements. This year we received a great number of highly competitive nominations, all of whom were clearly achieving great success and supporting the thriving Midlands economy.

"The awards are a great way for Barclays to officially recognise the entrepreneurial successes and leadership. This is the fourth year of the awards and each regional winner will go forward to the national stage, which will recognise clients from across the UK.”

There will be one winner from each of the six UK regions, selected by a regional judging panel. These regional winners will be invited to attend the National Awards Dinner in London on Thursday 10th October, which will be attended by the other winning entrepreneurs and industry experts.

A national judging panel made up of key industry leaders and influencers will then select the overall winners and present the awards on the night.

https://edgbaston.com

Business launches menopause support event

Secret Warriors aim to encourage employers to tackle issues in the workplace

3rd February 2020

Business leaders call for economy rebalance

Chamber says rise in employment positive progress but only the first step

22nd January 2020

Midlands businessman wins top award

Managing director is named Director of the Year

27th June 2019

New loan fund unlocks £40 million

Small businesses across the Midlands will benefit

28th January 2020

Finance firms are in the money

Line-up revealed for annual awards showcase

17th October 2018

Wholesale and retail grocery business secures funding

Finance package cements future growth plans

21st November 2019

Birmingham councillor joins judging panel

Personal experience makes her perfectly qualified

24th July 2019

ART share offer too good to ignore

Chamber boss invests in tax-efficient scheme

8th November 2019

Search is on for business talent

Nominations invited for Birmingham Young Professional of the Year 2019 awards

29th March 2019

Businesses chase awards glory

Chamber announces entries on the shortlist

6th February 2020

Birmingham engineer takes top prize

Apprentice helps firm secure game-changing contract

11th June 2019

Awards shortlist announced

Asian Business Chamber reveals this year's finalists

30th October 2019

Midlands Growth Fund reaches £50 million milestone

More than 80 businesses supported by Barclays-backed scheme

19th March 2019

Railway on board with Sadler's Brewery

Launch of Last Train Home pale ale

26th September 2019

Businesses will hear benefits of 5G

Network event will explain the future impact on local industry

29th October 2019