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Entries to the 17th annual Caerphilly Business Forum Awards Close in two weeks

The Caerphilly Business Forum Awards are once again open for entries, providing firms in the area with the chance to gain recognition for their successes and contribution to both the local and wider regional economy over the last 12 months.

Open to any businesses within the county borough, the Caerphilly Business Forum Awards will be celebrating their 17thsuccessive year and they continue to be the only awards catering to the vibrant Caerphilly community.

[aoa id=”1″]The awards are being supported by Axiom Manufacturing Services, Coleg Gwent, Lenstec Optical Group, Caerphilly County Borough Council, C37 Coffee Shop & Caterers, Coleg y Cymoedd, Educ8, Glenside Commercials and Welsh ICE. They will be held once more at Llechwen Hall in a formal, black tie setting and where attendees will enjoy a three-course meal, setting the perfect tone for the prestigious evening.[/aoa]

Denise Lovering,Chair of the Caerphilly Business Forum, comments:

“The Awards present a truly unique and a great opportunity for Caerphilly’s business community to gain the attention it richly deserves.

“This is a region that boasts a plethora of new, fast-growing SMEs and a wealth of industry-leading organisations from across a wide range of sectors.

“Together, they are helping to position Caerphilly and the surrounding area as a destination of choice for those organisations looking to start and scale.

“Against this backdrop, we expect to see the number of entries received this exceed all previous years.”

Entries are now open and can be made online via http://www.cbforum.co.uk/awards/cbfawards2018/default.htm

Entries close on Thursday 18thOctober, with the awards taking place on Friday 23rdNovember 2018 at Llechwen Hall Hotel.

The full list of awards is as follows:

  • Small Business of the Year – Sponsored by Coffee 37
  • Large Business of the Year – Sponsored by Caerphilly Country Borough Council
  • Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Business Woman of the Year – Sponsored by Glenside Commercials
  • Contribution to the Rural Economy
  • Leadership in Business – Sponsored by Coleg Y Cymoedd
  • Apprentice of the Year – Sponsored by Educ8
  • Start-up Business of the Year
  • Creative & Digital Business of the Year
  • Welsh ICE Business of the Year – Sponsored by Welsh ICE

Each shortlisted company will also be entered into following award and be announced as the overall winner of the Caerphilly Business Forum Awards:

  • Premier Award