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Grass really is greener for national businesses taking honours at Wembley.

The cream of the crop of UK SMEs have been announced as leading businesses were crowned at Wembley Stadium last night (06/12/20) The 2019 SME National Business Awards were held at the iconic Venue of Legends where Advance Grass Solutions were announced as the Overall Gold Winner.

Milton Keynes Entrepreneur Wins Gold at the SME National Business Awards

Matt Bowler, MD of MK Scaffolding Specialists and Vantage Event Structures was awarded the Gold Award at Wembley, in recognition for his work with young people and ex-offenders.

Heath and Reach entrepreneur tops charts to become bestselling author

An award winning entrepreneur from Heath and Reach has shared her personal story of fighting her fears in her best-selling book, as part of her mission to inspire other business leaders.

National award rounds off winning year for Northampton entrepreneur

The owner of a construction consultancy in Northampton is celebrating after winning two national awards at a ceremony at Wembley Stadium.

The Benefits of Live Streaming

Live Streaming has become increasingly popular due to its versatility and application to a variety of industries and events. The use of Live Streaming is something that we expect to continue going from strength to strength in 2020.

ICD EUROPE CELEBRATE NATIONAL AWARDS WIN AT WEMBLEY 10 DECEMBER 2019

Sheffield-based global metals supplier, ICD Europe Ltd are celebrating this week after winning a prestigious national business award.

'Cream of the crop' coffee shop tucked away in Northamptonshire museum is named one of the best in UK

A coffee lounge tucked away in a Northamptonshire village museum has been named as one of the best in the country. The Apothocoffee Shop is loved in Earls Barton as a charming feature of the Jeyes heritage museum.

S&S takes home gold

Our business journey has taken us on highs and lows throughout our four years of operation. However, it has been due to the hard work and dedication behind the scenes from our team and associates, which has driven S&S forward.

SME Finalist and Milton Keynes Entrepreneur of the Year Helping to Beat Knife Crime

Matt Bowler, Director of award winning events company Vantage Event Structures, has been nominated for a Mentor of the Year gong at this year’s SME National Business Awards for his ongoing contribution to the community via work placements and apprentice schemes he has devised to keep kids off the

S&S shortlisted for seven awards

It’s been a brilliant year at S&S – we’ve moved into our new home in Borough Market, continued to expand our team and to top it off we’ve been recognised for all our hard work by being nominated for seven awards….

LONGCROFT FOUNDER SHORTLISTED FOR SME NATIONAL BUSINESS AWARD

Longcroft Luxury Cat Hotel founder, Abi Purser, is delighted to have been shortlisted in the ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ category for the SME National Business Awards 2019.

Innovative work at Great Missenden firm is celebrated

A Great Missenden-based company has been praised for the innovation driving its services. The credit reporting company, CoCredo, which is located in London Road,has been named as a finalist in the SME National Business Awards 2019 in the Business Innovation category.

SME National Business Awards – Finalist

We are excited to announce that we are finalists for the SME National Business Awards. ramsac has been shortlisted for a thrilling two awards – ‘Business of the Year’ and ’Service Excellence’.

Double award nomination for Yorkshire based founder of Beer Hawk

Mark Roberts, co-founder and CEO of Beer Hawk, has been shortlisted for two prestigious business awards: Disruptor of the Year at The Great British Entrepreneur Awards and Business Person of the Year at the SME National Business Awards.

YORKSHIRE MAFIA NOMINATED FOR SME NATIONAL BUSINESS AWARD  

The Yorkshire Mafia (YM), one of Yorkshire's largest network of senior professionals, has been shortlisted in the ‘Networking Group of the Year’ category at the 2019 SME National Business Awards.

Home care tech provider shortlisted for two National Business Awards

Home care software provider CareLineLive has been shortlisted for two accolades in the 2019 SME National Business Awards.

Hudson Nominated at the SME National Business Awards

SME National Business Awards 2019 We are thrilled to announce that Hudson has been nominated in two categories at this year’s SME National Business Awards 2019. The final will take place at Wembley Stadium on Friday 6th December.

The Value Of Winning A National Award

While there are benefits in winning any award, either personally or for your business, national recognition inevitably tops regional or local recognition.

ENTERING Business Awards - The best kept cost-effective marketing secret

One of the most cost-effective marketing tactics you can take advantage of is to enter a business award and guess what? They are the best kept secret from SME business owners despite research that indicates customers and employees love working with and for award-winning businesses.

Business Awards Myths Debunked!

Having come from an events and awards background it was so important for me to learn exactly how the SME Business Awards operated and what the whole experience of the awards is like for our entrants.

Finest Pubs in Suffolk Encouraged to Enter Awards to Ensure they are Named as UKs Best

Pubs across Suffolk are being encouraged to ensure the wonderful food and drink on offer across the nation is recognised as the best in the UK.

Finest Pubs in Wales encouraged to enter awards to ensure they are named as UKs best

  Pubs across Wales are being encouraged to ensure the wonderful food and drink on offer across the nation is recognised as the best in the UK.   

Last call for UKs best Coffee Shop, Restaurant and Pub of the Year as entries pour in

A Pub in South Wales, a Coffee Shop in a 200 year old building and a Restaurant in Edinburgh are just some of the entries lined up to win the accolade of being Britain’s Best in the 2019 SME National Business Awards.     

Liverpool’s finest restaurants encouraged to share the glory of Klopp’s Red Army

On the day after the greatest ever comeback in Champions League Football restaurants across Liverpool are being encouraged to share in the global focus that will be on the city over the next few weeks.  

Curry Houses of the West Midlands encouraged to be named best in UK in 2019

Diners across the West Midlands are being encouraged to support their favourite Curry House or Restaurant this May by nominating them for a brand new high profile national business award.  

Drinkers of Scotland encouraged to name their ‘Pub of the Year’ to mark birth of royal baby

As congratulations pour in from around the world following the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's son the people of Scotland are being encouraged to mark the occasion by naming their favourite pub.  

Drinkers of Scotland encouraged to name their ‘Pub of the Year’ to mark birth of royal baby

As congratulations pour in from around the world following the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's son the people of Scotland are being encouraged to mark the occasion by naming their favourite pub.  

Former closed Pub re-opened by entrepreneur in line to be UKs finest

A pub in the heart of England that was re-opened by entrepreneur Tom Hewer is in line to become crowned as one of the finest in Britain.

Diners encouraged to support their favourite restaurant this Easter

Diners across Britain are this weekend being encouraged to support their favourite restaurants by nominating them for a brand new high profile national business award.  

£10 billion Coffee Shop Sector encouraged to shout their success from the rooftops

The £10 billion UK coffee shop market, which grew by 7.9% in turnover last year is being encouraged to champion its own success in 2019.  

VHR Wins 5 Awards

  VHR are delighted to announce that we are winners of five business and recruitment awards. On Friday 7th December, VHR won the following awards:

Speechmatics win two National Business Awards for Innovation and Growth

Date: Friday, December 14th, 2018 Last week I was in London for what was to be first of two National Business Award wins that evening. I attended the SME National Business Awards at Wembley Stadium where we were crowned winners of the High Growth Business of the Year Award.

Purity Brewing Company wows the crowds at Wembley with national award win

Warwickshire brewery, Purity Brewing Company, has been named Business of the year less than 50 Employees at the national SME Business Awards 2018.

Triple Finalist Accolade for Simply Amazing Training at UK Business Awards 2018

Thursday, 1 November 2018   Triple Finalist Accolade for Simply Amazing Training at UK Business Awards 2018  

There’s still Hope

  PRESS RELEASE   Friday 2nd November 2018   There’s still Hope

SME National Awards

  Award Winning Bridal Dress Owner Calls on SMEs to show they are ‘Open for Business’ A stunning multi award winning Wedding Dress Boutique has this week made a direct appeal to SMEs to enter a prestigious national awards.

Frances Pardell - Pardell PR

How do you win an award? Winning an award is great. If your name or your company’s name is announced as the winner, no matter what the award is, you’ll feel like you’ve just won an Oscar. It is that good.