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Ri to continue long standing sponsorship of Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce business awards

Above: The Bee's Knees Awards take place on Friday 8 June 2018

Riverside Inverclyde (ri) is delighted to confirm its category sponsor for the Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce Bee's Knees Awards. 

Now entering its 15th year, the Awards will be once again throw the spotlight on local business talent with a new line up of categories for 2018.

The 2018 free launch event is being sponsored by West Coast Cinemas and will take place at its Waterfront Cinema Greenock on Thursday 25 January from 12-2pm.  The launch will give the local business community an opportunity to learn more about the annual business awards, including the new categories and sponsors for 2018, as well as how to enter.

The Waterfront Cinema will make the networking launch a real cinematic experience by treating everyone to a big screen showing of the 2017 finalists’ videos, served up with popcorn and soft drinks to help set the scene.

Above - The highlights from the 2017 Bee's Knees Awards

Representatives from last year’s winners, as well as awards finalists, Inverclyde Chamber board members and sponsors, will be present to share their knowledge and experience of taking part in the awards.

Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce President Linda Scott said of the awards:

“The Bee’s Knees awards are all about celebrating the dynamic businesses operating in Inverclyde by showcasing their resilience, innovation and success. As we look forward once again to recognising and rewarding the endeavours of the leading lights in local business – people working smarter than their competitors to create a business edge – our Bee’s Knees launch event is an opportunity to learn how to be part of it."

Andrew Bowman, Head of Business Investment at Riverside Inverclyde said:

"Ri is delighted to continue to provide our longstanding support for the Bee's Knees Awards. The awards are a great opportuntity 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.  We enjoy an excellent relationship with Linda Scott and her team at Inverclyde Chamber of Commerce and look forward to the launch event."

Linda added:

“Entering the Bee’s Knees is free and a great way to positively market an organisation locally. So we are inviting businesses to utilise this networking opportunity, bring along some of their staff, business colleagues and customers, to share positive news not just about their own organisation but also about other successful businesses here in Inverclyde.”

The glittering awards ceremony will take place on Friday 8 June 2018 in the Marquee at the Chartroom, Kip Marina.

To register for the launch event, please click here: http://inverclydechamber.co.uk/events/bees-knees-launch-2018/

To review the 2017 awards, please click here: http://www.riversideinverclyde.com/news/local-businesses-honoured-at-bees-knees-award-ceremony.html

Published - 18 January 2018