Celebrating the leaders in the British business community (Formerly British Small Business)

October 30 2019, Royal Lancaster London
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About the event

 

The British Business Awards event, now in its fourth year, is the leading celebration of the UK’s small business sector, recognising the nation’s best sole traders, micro businesses and small companies – as well as the services providers and advisers that support them.

Small and growing businesses are the unsung heroes of the UK economy. They provide much needed employment and innovation in a wide range of business sectors and industries. The combined annual turnover of small and growing businesses in the UK was £2.0 trillion, accounting for 52% of all private sector turnover in 2018 and employing more than 16 million people.

The British Business Awards aim to highlight the achievements of both small companies with less than 50 employees, as well as growing companies with between 50 and 250 employees. While profit is certainly a sign of company success, there are many other aspects of setting up a business that go unnoticed such as innovation, improving the business process, the importance of sustainable business practices, flexible employment policies, cultural and gender diversity to setting up your dream business in retirement.

Our awards celebrate the success of a range of solutions to the business challenges that small and growing businesses face today – solutions that have not only improved the company landscape, but have helped achieve business success.

5.6m

Small businesses in UK

99.3%

Small businesses accounted for 99.3% of all private sector businesses at start of 2018

£1.9TN

Combined turnover of UK SMEs

52%

Percentage of private-sector turnover accounted for by SMEs

Organised by

Small Business UK
Growth Business UK
Growth Business UK

2019 Sponsors

Headline Sponsor

Salesforce

Charity Sponsor

Salesforce

Sponsors

Salesforce
Yell.com

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The British Small Business Awards is a key date in the calendar for bringing together small companies, service providers and advisers. As well as celebrating achievement in a sector under-represented in awards ceremonies, it is a chance for networking and a strong marketing opportunity. The event will receive video, editorial and social media coverage across our host website SmallBusiness.co.uk, which reaches over 2 million small business owners and has a community of over 50,000.

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