Growth Business of the Year

An outstanding business which can demonstrate an increase in sales, profit, market share or business expansion over the last three years.

Judges will look for significant growth or expansion, innovation in products, services or processes, customer and staff engagement, effective leadership and management and strong results.

An overview of accounts over the last 3 years will be required to enter this category and treated confidentially.

Entry Criteria

  • Why should your business win Growth Business of the Year?
  • Outline the development and growth of your business from its date of establishment.
  • Provide information relating to the following:
    • Products/services
      Markets/customers
      Competitors
      Organisation
      Personnel
  • Give details on the growth, turnover and profit of your business.
  • Outline your share in the market, new market developments and any export achievements.
  • What new products/services are you developing? What are your new production methods? Explain your research and development of these new areas.
  • Give details on your success measurement/s for the following:
    • Management and leadership
      Marketing
      Quality standards
      Employees
      Financial, stock and production controls
  • Particular Achievements over the last 12 months
  • Commitment to Gloucestershire and the contribution your business makes to the local economy
  • Any other matters of significance.
  • Please upload last 3 years accounts