BUSINESS START UP
This category seeks to identify innovation, application and inspiration from all new businesses which have been trading for less than 24 months prior to 20th October 2018.
Who can enter?
This category is open to all new businesses who have been trading in their current incorporation for less than two years. Although primarily aimed at businesses in their early stages, consideration in this category will also be given to existing businesses which have been recently restructured and relaunched with a clear change of use within the past 24 months.
What the judges are looking for:
The judges will be asking the following:
Does the nominated business fill a gap in the local market?
Has the nominee outlined evidence of strategic development?
How has the nominee overcome difficulties in starting up their business?