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Get Your Entries in for the Black Country Chamber of Commerce Awards 2016

Black Country Chamber of Commerce Awards Logo 2016The Black Country Chamber of Commerce Awards 2016 have been officially launched, celebrating the best in business from across the region.

The Black Country Chamber is striving to double the size of the Black Country economy by 2023, with the success and continued growth of the local business community being an integral facet in helping us to achieve this aim. Furthermore, our Awards are an ideal platform upon which to showcase your company and celebrate your success, as we recognise those who truly contribute towards the local economy.

This year we want to make the celebrations bigger and better with more businesses applying and in attendance. The Black Country Chamber of Commerce Awards Dinner 2016 will take place on 18th November 2016 at Wolverhampton Racecourse.

The Black Country Chamber of Commerce Awards 2016 are now open for entry.

This year’s categories include:

Best New Business
Sponsorship is still available. Please call 0330 024 0820 for details.
Did your company start trading on or after 1st January 2013? You should apply for this Award if your company has exceeded expectations at the start of your business life cycle.

Business Services Provider of the Year
Sponsorship is still available. Please call 0330 024 0820 for details.
Can you demonstrate a positive impact your company has had on the business of your clients?

Community Champion
Sponsored by: Midcounties Co-operative (Co-op Energy)
Are you a company, charity, or social enterprise that is committed to corporate social responsibility and having a positive impact on the local area?

Excellence in Customer Service
Sponsored by: ep professional
Does your organisation exceed in customer service and consistently maintain great standards?

Excellence in Manufacturing and Engineering
Sponsored by: Birmingham Airport
This Award is for your company if you excel in manufacturing or engineering performance. The judges will be looking at the processes in place that help you to achieve your success.

Exporter of the Year
Sponsored by: Wolverhampton Racecourse
Whether a new or experience exporter, you should enter this Award if you have achieved international growth, entered a new market, or overcome trade barriers.

Innovation and Technology Award
Sponsored by: ASSA ABLOY
Does your company use innovation or technology to differentiate yourselves from your competitors?

Small Business of the Year
Sponsorship is still available. Please call 0330 024 0820 for details. 
This is open to businesses that have been operating for 2 years or more and have between 1 to 25 employees.

Young Person or Apprentice of the Year
Sponsored by: University of Wolverhampton  
Do you have an exceptional young employee (24 years or under)? Perhaps they may have overcome personal barriers or are already making a difference within your organisation?

Outstanding Achievement
Sponsorship is still available. Please call 0330 024 0820 for details.
The judges are keen to hear your special story. This Award celebrates the best in the Black Country.

You may apply for more than one award category and the awards are open to all members of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce.

Dates for your diary:

  • All entries must be received by 3pm on Friday 8th July 2016
  • Judging will take place in August 2016
  • Finalists will be announced in September 2016
  • Winners will be announced at the Awards Dinner on 18th November

To find out more details please visit the website at, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0330 024 0820.

We would like to thank our sponsors for their continued support.

Sponsors are ASSA ABLOY, Birmingham Airport, ep professional, Midcounties Co-operative (Co-op Energy), University of Wolverhampton and Wolverhampton Racecourse.

Last modified on Monday, 04 April 2016 14:18

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