The Family Business of The Year Awards 2021 are now open for nominations. To be considered for an award family firms can either enter themselves or be nominated for the awards using the simple entry form below. There are no costs associated with entry. Nominations close on November 30, 2020 and following a detailed desktop review shortlists are drawn up for each region which are announced in early 2021.
Shortlisted family firms will then be asked to complete a detailed reporting pack for submission to the judges and in due course a call/meeting will be scheduled to ‘meet the judges’ before the judges deliberate and determine the winners which will be announced at an event in June 2021.
Winners will be announced regionally as well as by sector and there are judges special awards for entrepreneurship, innovation and spirit of family business as well as small family business of the year, the ones to watch and the overall winners who are crowned Supreme Champions.
Due to the current rules around gatherings the team will determine whether to hold an in-person event in due course or a virtual awards evening similar to the one held in 2020 (see the show here).
2020 saw Smith of Derby crowned Supreme Champion Family Business of the Year and the 2021 awards start here. In order to be in with a chance, complete the form below to enter or nominate a family business who you feel is worthy of an award: