Businesses invited to sponsor new awards for North Worcestershire
The first ever North Worcestershire Business Awards are being launched this year by NWedR and North Worcestershire Business Leaders, and local businesses are now invited to be a sponsor.
The awards have been set up on a not for profit basis in response to calls from the business community and North Worcestershire Ambassadors for the opportunity to showcase local work and celebrate business leaders.
The sponsorship packages for 2019 are now available to all companies that do business in North Worcestershire. Available on a first come first served basis, these one-off sponsorship opportunities provide a top showcase for businesses and are a great moral booster for staff.
There is a Headline Sponsorship Package available at a cost £1,500 plus VAT. This package includes; the sponsors logo on all marketing communications for the NW Business Awards, social media package as part of awards promotion, VIP tickets for the pre-event drinks reception at the awards event, The ‘Top Table’ at the awards event - 10 places for a superb three course dinner, Free drinks package for the table, production and presentation of a showcase video to be shown at the awards event, priority booking for additional event tickets and overnight hotel package, sponsor profile on the awards website.
There are 5 Individual Awards Packages available at a cost of £750 plus VAT each. Included in this package are 2 x complimentary tickets to the awards event including a superb 3 course dinner, VIP tickets for the pre-event drinks reception at the awards event, logo on all marketing communications promoting the NW Business Awards, presenting one of the awards ‘on the night’, social media package as part of awards promotion, a feature in a promotional video to celebrate the awards event, priority booking for additional event tickets and overnight hotel package, sponsor profile on the awards website.
The final package is the Drinks Reception Package. This sponsorship involves providing a welcome celebratory drink to VIP guests at a special pre-event drinks reception. In return, the sponsor receives 2 x complimentary tickets to the awards event including a superb 3 course dinner, VIP tickets for the pre-event drinks reception at the awards event, logo on all marketing, communications promoting the NW Business Awards, Social media package as part of awards promotion, feature in a promotional video to celebrate the awards event, priority booking for additional event tickets and overnight hotel package, sponsor profile on the awards website.
As these are one-off opportunities, we advise early sign up to avoid disappointment. To discuss or book your sponsorship package, contact Melanie@nwbusinessleaders.co.uk.
Ostap Paparega, Head of NWedR said
“Launching the North Worcestershire Business Awards has been on our agenda for a couple of years now. The opportunity to work together with NWBL and business Ambassadors for the area has provided the impetus and capacity to deliver what is intended to be a great celebration of what we have to offer across North Worcestershire. There will be lots of publicity highlighting the awards and it’s a great way of showcasing your business and giving a boost to your team.”
Melanie Hawkett, founder of NWBL said
“All local businesses are invited to be involved in these prestigious new awards as sponsors, nominators and as potential award winners! Entries will be open in June, and in the meantime we are busy organising the event and getting sponsors involved. If you would like to sponsor one of the five awards or become the headline sponsor, or sponsor the VIP drinks reception on the night, now is the time to get in touch.”
The award categories for 2019 are: best start-up business of the year, best contribution to the community – CSR, best customer service in retail, outstanding entrepreneur of the year, best employer of the year, and an extra award, the NW Innovation of the year award – sponsored by WINN. Entries will be open to North Worcestershire based businesses on Thursday June 6.
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Key Dates 2022
Announce Sponsors: Tuesday 17 May 2022
Award Entries Open: Tuesday 17 May 2022
Award Entries Close: Friday 23 September 2022
Judging: Thursday 29 September 2022
Announce Finalists: Tuesday 11 October 2022
Tickets Available: Wednesday 12 October 2022
Awards Event: Thursday 24 November 2022