Bee's Knees 2019 Categories Announced
Above: The Bee's Knees Award Sponsors Riverside Inverclyde, Succession Group, Specsavers, Waterfront Cinema, Inverclyde Council and West College Scotland.(photo credits - Greenock Telegraph)
Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce celebrated the launch of the 2019 Bee's Knees Awards by introducing the award categories and sponsors for the coming year at the Beacon Arts Centre in Greenock.
The Bee's Knees Awards celebrates the fantastic array of local businesses and their successes in the Inverclyde area annually.
The awards give companies an opportunity to showcase their resilience, innovation and accomplishments, boasting a variety of different categories and sponsors. They also provide local businesses with the chance to demonstrate their achievements and to receive recognition for them.
Nominations are sought in the following categories:
- Inverclyde Business of the Year
- Inspiring Sole Trader (1-5 employees)
- Outstanding Customer Service
- Inspiring Professionals
- Excellence in Skills and Learning
- Best Use of Innovation and Digital Technology
- Emerging Young Talent
- Most Promising New Business
- Best Food and Drink Business
- Proud to be in Inverclyde
Riverside Inverclyde has extended its long-term support and sponsorship of the event, which is now in its sixteenth year.
Fiona Maguire, Chief Executive of Ri, said:
"Ri is delighted to continue to provide our longstanding support for the Bee's Knees Awards.
"The awards are a great opportunity for local businesses to raise their profile and showcase themselves to their peers and we would urge as many Inverclyde businesses as possible to put themselves forward for the awards."
Entries are welcome from companies of any size working in any market sector, just as long as they operate within Inverclyde, have been in business for more than one year and meet the criteria outlined for the categories.
After the closing date on Friday 15 March, a shortlist will be selected to present to the judging panels which will choose three finalists and a winner in each category.
A representative from each finalist will be a guest of Inverclyde Chamber at the Bee's Knees Awards Ceremony and Gala Dinner in the Marquee at the Chartroom, Kip Marina, on Friday 7 June 2019, where business leaders will unite to celebrate the success of Inverclyde business and hear the winners announced.
To register your company, follow this link: http://inverclydechamber.co.uk/awards/
To see the highlights of the 2018 event, please click here.
If you have any enquiries, please contact Margaret Moran, Senior Executive Officer, by email or telephone 07534 196 253 or 01475 806 824.
Published: 21 February 2019