adi Group is proud to sponsor the Sustainability Award at the Coventry Business Excellence Awards.
The Sustainability Award aligns with our dedication and commitment to sustainability through our ‘Engineering A Better Future’ responsible business programme. Through the programme we develop initiatives covering People, Community, Supply Chain and the Environment to ensure we make a lasting sustainable impact.
We look forward to seeing how businesses in the Coventry region are working to instil sustainability in their companies, sectors and communities. Best of luck to all entrants in the awards this year.
James Sopwith, Group Strategic Account Director
Allied Irish Bank (GB) is delighted to be sponsoring the Not-for-Profit Organisation Award. Not-for-Profit Organisations make a huge difference to the lives of so many people. With AIB (GB)’s focus on the care sector and our expertise in the education and housing association sectors we have seen, first hand, how effective Not-for-Profit businesses can be. Their ethos of putting clients at the centre of everything they do echoes our own purpose and principles as a relationship-driven bank. Good luck to all the nominees. We are proud to be involved with the excellent businesses operating in this sector.
Paul O’Reilly, Senior Relationship Manager
We are delighted to be the event partner at this year’s Coventry Business Excellence Awards.
Band Hatton Button is a leading law firm in Coventry and Warwickshire, working for businesses and individuals. Our purpose is to ‘deliver excellent legal services with a human touch’ and our lawyers do just that, day in, day out. We work closely with clients to truly understand their situation, and we build strong relationships, based on integrity and trust.
We are proud members of the Coventry business community and are looking forward to joining fellow businesses at the awards evening to celebrate our region.
Nick Button, Senior Partner
Birmingham City University is situated at the expanding heart of our great city, and is dedicated to transforming the prospects of our learners, inspiring them to become makers and doers. We are an integral part of the city in which we are based, with courses shaped by the needs of industry and partnerships with some of the country's leading employers.
We are committed to nurturing entrepreneurship and supporting our business leaders, and recognise the importance of maintaining strong relationships with the business community. As such, we are proud to support the New Business of the Year Award.
Professor Nassim Belbaly, Director of Birmingham City Business School
Cloud Central is a highly skilled team of IT and Communications specialists dedicated to providing strategic IT advice, cyber security, disaster recovery and backup, managed service and support for businesses across the UK. We understand the importance of protecting one of your most important assets, your data.
From mobile through to desktop, we protect, train and secure your workforce. We have over 25 years’ experience in both the telecommunications and IT industry with exposure to all industry sectors.
Andy McDougall, Managing Director of Cloud Central
Coventry & Warwickshire is a region full of passionate, entrepreneurial and innovative businesses. The Chamber of Commerce is pleased to support the Coventry Business Excellence Awards 2019 as a means of recognising and rewarding excellence in business, which is vital to generate continued success. We look forward to an evening of celebration for our region and acknowledging the hard work of organisations of all sizes, across all sectors.
Louise Wall, Group Commercial Director
Coventry Rugby is a club for the whole of the West Midlands, and as such the management is delighted to be partnering with Coventry Business Excellence Awards. As a professional sports club we know the value of excellence in all areas of our organisation, from the players and coaches who achieve the wins on the pitch, to delivering outstanding experiences for our supporters and customers both on match days and throughout the week. Therefore, we have sponsored the Professional Services Award, and all the nominees should be congratulated on their achievements over the past 12 months.
Toby Costar, Head of Commercial Operations.
Elonex is excited to sponsor the Sales and Marketing Award at the Coventry Business Excellence Awards.
The award fits perfectly with our philosophy of building brands in competitive markets, and helping clients to drive rapid business growth through the delivery of well targeted marketing campaigns across the Elonex UK network of Digital Out of Home advertising screens.
We very much look forward to discovering how businesses of all sizes in Coventry are being innovative in their sales and marketing efforts in order to really stand out from the crowd, and wish all entrants the best of luck in the awards.
Adam Stockton, Managing Director
We are delighted to be headline sponsor the Coventry Business Excellence awards on 19 September. HSBC UK is committed to supporting SMEs across the UK and this event is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the exciting and dynamic businesses of Coventry. It is inspiring to hear about the strength, range and ambitions of our local companies and we are pleased to have the opportunity to recognise and reflect on their importance locally and across the country. We wish all those involved in the 2019 awards the very best of luck.
Ian Coulson, Business Banking Area Director for Greater Birmingham, Coventry and Warwickshire at HSBC UK
With over 20 years’ experience, we understand the need to deliver not only highly effective pest control management but an ethical solution which nurtures the balance with the environment. Supporting commercial clients across the UK, the team at Pest Free Solutions embrace every situation with the care and sensitivity needed to control a wide range of pests. Specialists in Bird Solutions, Environmental Solutions, Wildlife Solutions and of course Pest Solutions, we have a dedicated team who between them have a wealth of experience in all aspects of pest control.
David Warren, Director of Pest Free Solutions
Inspirational Warwickshire and Birmingham is delighted to be supporting this year’s Coventry Business Excellence Awards. The pages of our luxury lifestyle magazine welcome a whole host of successful businesses from across the region and these awards provide a place for companies who have excelled to be recognised.
We are proud to sponsor the Family Business of the Year Award at this year’s ceremony. It’s a great way to shine a spotlight on the dedicated work that is carried out in a range of areas with businesses from sectors including retail, finance, hospitality and many more all in with a shout of victory. We are looking forward to the evening and celebrating with all the finalists.
Sophia Hayes, Editor
ITV is delighted to be supporting the Coventry Business Excellence Awards. We are the UK’s biggest commercial broadcaster, and proud to invest in broadcasting to 5.5m adults every week right across the Midlands. Across our ITV channels and the ITV Hub, we help many small and medium-sized Midlands businesses supercharge growth. That’s why we are proud to partner with Champions on these awards, celebrating business success across the region. Good luck to every business that enters and we look forward to showcasing your success at the awards on the night.
Jason Spencer, Business Development Director
It is an enormous privilege for myself, Janine and our team to be intimately involved in such a high profile event as the Coventry Business Excellence Awards. We strongly believe that our best local companies deserve proper recognition and these awards are a fantastic way to go about it. There is much to be learnt from successful companies and by celebrating their accomplishments, we will incentivise others to follow in their footsteps.
Our philosophy centres on establishing and building trusted, long term relationships and we therefore see these awards as a wonderful opportunity to encourage a strong, tightly knit West Midlands business community working in the interests of everybody.
Richard Thompson, Director & Wealth Management Consultant
Lord’s Taverners are delighted to be the charity partner of the Coventry Business Excellence Awards 2019. The support of nights like this one, and off the local business communities allow us to continue the life changing work that we are carrying out with disabled and disadvantaged young people all over the region. Coventry is a highly skilled and diverse city and has fast become a hub for businesses all over the globe. The Lord’s Taverners are delighted to have the support of Coventry’s business community and look forward to showcasing the wonderful work that we are doing locally.
Tom Warner, Development Manager
NFU Mutual Stoneleigh are delighted to be supporting the Coventry Business Awards again this year. The awards are a key annual celebration of the business success of the region and we are very proud to be involved again in 2019. This year we are sponsoring the Retail and Hospitality Business of the Year category. These are sectors that we have supported for a number of years and are key success areas for Coventry and Warwickshire. We look forward to celebrating with the nominees and winners on the night!
Danny James, Corporate Partner at NFU Mutual Stoneleigh
Ricoh Arena welcomes and engages with thousands of different businesses every year through our events covering conferences, exhibitions, meetings, banquets, sporting events and live music.
We are honoured to be the Champagne Sponsor of the Coventry Business Excellence Awards. These awards provide a fantastic opportunity to showcase an array of achievements by businesses in Coventry and Warwickshire.
Coventry, as a city, is at the forefront of UK business with many exciting projects currently happening, these awards present the ideal opportunity for us to celebrate some of the companies driving our region’s successes.
Stuart Cain, Managing Director
The Stirland Paterson Group’s aim is to help businesses communicate with their customers in the most effective ways to get their sales and marketing messages across. By sponsoring these awards we not only raise our brand profile but provide an opportunity to put a spotlight on those companies in our region that are achieving excellence in their field, celebrating our region’s successes gives me a real sense of pride in what Coventry has to offer.
Simon Stirland, Group Sales & Marketing Director
Everyone here at Tela is thrilled to be sponsoring this year’s Coventry Business Excellence Awards. As the UK’s leading independent mobile, fixed telephone and IT managed service providers, we serve a wide-range of businesses across the region and are always looking for ways to show our support for events such as these awards.
Our association with the awards this year comes as a duo as we are proud Headline and category sponsors. The ‘Business Entrepreneur of the Year’ award is a fantastic opportunity to recognise and innovative individual who is the driving force behind one of the region’s most successful businesses. We would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone nominated the very best of luck and we look forward to celebrating with everybody on the night.
Shez Cheema, CEO
The cornerstone of every successful business is a strong leadership team, where innovation, transparency, empowerment and expertise are ever-present. As a global company that has kept its roots in supporting local economies, an important component of Thomas International’s work is with leadership teams, providing them with the right tools and solutions to make confident and objective people-relation decisions.
We are delighted to be sponsoring ‘Leadership Team of the Year’ at the 2019 Coventry Business Excellence Awards and look forward to recognising the leaders of Coventry and celebrating their unique achievements.
Derek Redmond, Group Performance Director.
Windmill Village Hotel, Golf Club & Spa is delighted to be a sponsor of the Coventry Business Excellence Awards; these awards benefit not only the team at the hotel but our clients too encouraging a fresh look at your business.
Networking is certainly the way forward to forge new clientele and to share updates - the latest addition to our offering is Vault 52, a Gin Bar situated in the cellars of the original house which has been on site since 1640.
Good luck to all the entrants in this year’s awards we hope to welcome you all to the hotel in the very near future.
Heather Thornton, Director of Sales and Marketing