Start-up business of the year

This award is for a new start-up business – under two years old -that has translated an idea into a successful business venture and is well-positioned to achieve major growth in the years ahead.
Sponsored by Castle Business Finance

Judges will be looking for:

  • Market research including market size, customer profile and competitor analysis
  • A clear, innovative business idea backed by a sound business and marketing plan
  • On-target business and financial performance to date, and a healthy forward order book
  • Overview of how the business launched and investment plans
  • Clear leadership plan with any information around plans to bring on board NEDs or Chairperson

To enter this award follow the instructions – Please read entry guidelines on the right

You will need to enter your personal details then upload an 800 word entry in Word document format (from your computer) that meets the judging criteria detailed above.

Award entries are now closed.

2020 Awards is supported by