Entries for the awards now closed - excellent response from businesses Back

Entries for the awards now closed - excellent response from businesses Entries for the Wirral Business Awards 2016 have finished following the passing of the closing date on Friday July 8th.  As in previous year's, Wirral Chamber of Commerce has received many entry forms for each of the award categories, which included Business Person of the Year, Rising Star, International Trade, Customer Service and the Outstanding Business of the Year.

The judging will now take place on 25th July when a four-strong panel of Jennifer Lee, Senior Tax Manager, KPMG (Liverpool Office), Alan Evans, Strategic Investment Manager, Wirral Council, Ruth Kirby, Senior Relationship Manager, NatWest (Merseyside), and Paula Basnett, CEO of Wirral Chamber of Commerce, will meet to look through the entry forms and then decide which businesses will make it through to the final three places in each category.

Paula Basnett of Wirral Chamber of Commerce, commented, “I would just like to express my thanks to everyone who completed an entry form for the Wirral Business Awards 2016.  Once again the sheer business diversity I have seen from the entry forms demonstrates just how proactive and innovative the Wirral Business Community has been again.”

Wirral Business Awards 2016 has been supported through the headline sponsorship of Park Group plc, The Contact Company and Russell Taylor Group, together with individual award sponsors from McEwan Wallace, NW Systems Group, Stiebel Eltron  UK, Cabfind.com, Cammell Laird, Unilever, Wirral Met College, Wirral Chamber of Commerce, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Progress to Excellence, Digitel Europe and Wirral Council.  In addition, Tyger Communications provided print sponsorship and Typhoo Tea will be sponsoring the drinks reception at the awards ceremony.

Paula Basnett summarised, “We can now look forward to 16th September when we can all join together to celebrate what will be a spectacular evening at the Wirral Business Awards Ceremony at Thronton Manor and will be a perfect and very fitting showcase for the best of Wirral in front of over 600 business guests.”