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Bristol and the South West

Business Leader Awards 2017

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28th September 2017 at Ashton Gate

Business Leader Awards

Thursday 28th September 2017 at Ashton Gate

Pictures from the previous Awards events

With previous hosts including Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE, business icon Michelle Mone OBE, TV celebrity Gyles Brandreth, Clive Coleman and supermodel Caprice, the Business Leader Awards is the most prestigious and celebrated business event of the year in Bristol and the South West.

This high profile, exclusive event brings together the most influential leaders in business, education and government to recognise and celebrate business success, supported by the area’s most important professionals and advisors.

Winning a Business Leader Award is the highest possible accolade and will elevate your business with enormous media coverage. Attending the Gala evening is the highlight of the business calendar, while sponsoring the awards will align your brand with the most prestigious business event of the year.

Find out more about entering, booking tickets, sponsoring or supporting the event, held at Ashton Gate, Ashton Road, Bristol, BS3 2EJ on Thursday 28th September 2017.

Enter the 2017 Business Leader Awards

The Business Leader Awards is free to enter, and you can enter any number of awards. Entry is open to organisations where the principal activity or head office is based in the Bristol City region or M5 corridor from South Gloucestershire to Taunton. Please refer to the Award Entry Guidelines for each category.

If you have any questions regarding award entry, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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Watch last year's event hosted by Michelle Mone OBE

Why you should enter

The Business Leader Awards is now firmly established as the most important and prestigious business event of the year, recognised by the business community, your customers and peers alike. Watch the video to find out why you should enter.

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See the Awards judges

See the Award judges

Judges are senior business and community figures who have been carefully selected for their expertise and professionalism. Each Award Category is assigned three judges who assess the applications and decide on three finalists and an eventual winner.

The Judges
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Sponsorship Opportunities

Sponsoring the Business Leader Awards aligns your brand with excellence, innovation and success. It positions your business in front of the region’s top business leaders, key influencers and emerging stars. The Awards offer enormous marketing, branding and sponsorship opportunities.


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