The stunning marketing suite of the new Queen’s Square development in Croydon town centre was the venue for this year’s launch reception, attended by more than 100 guests.They heard inspirational speeches by business and political leaders and sponsors (pictured above), as well as testimonials from some of last year’s winning entrepreneurs, who all urged firms in the borough’s booming business community to enter in 2019.
The prestigious and much-prized Croydon Business Excellence Awards are designed to celebrate and showcase the borough’s business success stories. They offer a range of entry categories – businesses can enter up to three – which have all been refreshed in 2019 to appeal to firms across all sectors.
Entry is free and easy to do online through the Home page of this website.
Following the 2019 closing date a shortlist of companies will go forward to the next round of independent judging, which includes face-to-face interviews. The winners – including the overall Business of the Year – will be announced exclusively at a glittering Gala Dinner and Charity Ball hosted by a celerity presenter in October.
The Croydon Business Excellence Awards 2019 are sponsored by Willmott Dixon, London Borough of Croydon, Regent Land, Queen’s Square, Sussex Innovation Croydon, and Croydon College. They are supported by AMP House Serviced Offices, Chequers, Handelsbanken, Insight 6, Mobile Bar Hire, and Croydon Chamber.
The 2019 Croydon Business Excellence Awards Categories:
• Apprentice Employer of the Year
• Best Business for Customer Service
• Best Business for Digital Data and Technology
• Best Charity or Social Enterprise
• Best Employer
• Best New Start Up
• Best SME, Commitment to the Community
• Cultural Impact Award
• Enterprising Young Person of the Year
• Entrepreneur of the Year
• Love Your Local Trader
• Night Time Economy Awards
• Women in Business