Next year, 11th January 2008, sees the Midlands Business Awards presented by Business Referral Exchange at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. Individuals and corporate organisations within the Midlands are eligible to enter.

There are big advantages to be gained from entering these Awards:

  • Entering requires that you look at and review key aspects of your business activities, a valuable exercise for any ambitious businessperson wishing to grow and consolidate their business activities, and increase their profitability and financial strength.
  • For each of ten Categories, business people who enter themselves and/or their businesses for the Midlands Business Awards covering the 12 months ending 30 September 2007 will have the chance to gain the recognition, prestige and media coverage that comes from being one of three Nominations, one of which will selected as Category Award Winner.
  • Each Winner will be awarded a Trophy and Certificate and each Nomination will receive a Certificate.

 

 

 

There are 10 Categories, the last 2 of which are restricted to BRX Members:

Categories Nomination Criteria
1.Midlands Networker of the Year Outstanding personal overall performance as a networking professional.
2.Midlands Young Networker of the Year Outstanding personal overall performance as a networking professional (age under 25 years on 30.9.07.).
3.Midlands Best Business Referral of the Year The single best individual referral of the year. (Entries to be put forward only by referral recipients; awards will be to referral givers.)
4.Midlands Entrepreneur of the Year Outstanding personal entrepreneurial performance leading to significant business breakthrough/upturn.
5.Midlands Young Entrepreneur of the Year Outstanding personal entrepreneurial performance leading to significant business breakthrough/upturn (age under 25 years on 30.9.07.).
6.Midlands Business Person of the Year Outstanding overall personal performance leading to significantly increased business results and longer-term financial strength.
7.Midlands Service Provider of the Year Outstanding all-round standards of customer service delivered by a business.
8.Midlands Business Innovation of the Year Outstanding corporate innovation leading to significantly improved business results.
9.BRX Midlands Club of the Year Outstanding BRX networking Club group performance significantly influenced by networking club activities.
10.BRX Midlands Club Chairperson of the Year Outstanding personal performance as the Chairperson of a BRX networking Club.

The first step for those wishing to enter is to register. This can be filled in online using the dropdown button under AWARDS 2008, or by hand by downloading the Printable Registration Form.

Once registered, Entry Forms may be filled in for as many Categories as you wish, for either yourself or your organisation, or on behalf of other individuals and organisations. Entry Forms are available for use online using the dropdown button under AWARDS 2008, or can be filled in by hand by downloading the Printable Entry Form and include Guidance Notes on what the Judging Panel will be looking for and details of the Judging Process.