Applications will be opening 1st of May.
The shortlist will be announced once applications are closed. You cannot be shortlisted if your application is incomplete.
Once we have our final shortlist, voting will be opened to the public, the date for this will be announced shortly. This year voting will count for 50% of the overall score given to each of our short listers, so make sure you vote for your favourite suppliers to show all your support.
A panel of independent judges will then review the shortlist and agree on one winner for each individual category – this will account for 50% of the final verdict.
The winners for each category will be announced on Saturday 17th November 2018 at
The ICC 8 Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2EA
Applying is quick and easy, simply navigate to the Apply Now tab at the top of the screen and fill out the online form. A confirmation e-mail will be sent confirming your application.
We aim to shortlist 5 companies per category however this may vary depending on quality of applications received for each category – make sure it is your best effort!
Yes, people can vote for you, this will count for 50% of your total score – in order to combat bias, the judges will only be made aware of the voting score after the judging for each category has been completed.
Nothing, sit back and relax! We may be communicating with you for additional information regarding your application. And if you’re lucky enough to get shortlisted make sure you get the word out for everyone to vote for you!
Yes, you must be 18+ to apply or be nominated for any category.
Once the short list for each category has been announced there will be a period of public voting where members of the public can vote for their favourite suppliers. Short listed candidates will be provided with a ‘Vote for Me’ badge which they can use to encourage votes.
Once the voting closes, an independent panel of judges will meet to adjudicate the results and select the final winner. Please note the public votes will account for 50 percent of the final decision, finalist will also be marked on the strength of their application, testimonials and the evidence provided. If you have been nominated, you must complete an application form for your best chance to win.
This is a sponsored event which is supported by easily recognisable companies. If you would like to sponsor this event please get in touch using the contact us page.