Honouring the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses

Nomination deadline: Friday 24th June 2022
Awards Ceremony: Wednesday 23rd November 2022, Hilton London Bankside

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Nominations are now open!

The 25th annual Growing Business Awards are the most credible and highly valued recognition of exceptional growing businesses. Now entering their 24th year we celebrate the strength, vision and resilience of fast-growing SMEs - these are the accolades that UK SMEs really want to win!

Since 1998, the Growing Business Awards have been bringing together and honouring some of the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses. Consistent high-quality nominees, numerous categories and a finely-honed judging process have ensured the Growing Business Awards have made a name for themselves as a leading judge of past, current and future entrepreneurial success.

The Growing Business Awards have 27 categories which celebrate UK business achievements over the last 12 months in areas including HR, diversity and customer loyalty, disruption, technology, and innovation to name a few.

Select from our 27 categories to enter into the awards. All entries can be completed online and you can enter as many categories as you wish. The final deadline for entries is Friday 24th June 2022.

All entry fees will be deducted from any seats or tables you book to the awards ceremony.

Our shortlist will be announced on Wednesday 20th July.

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If you are one of our finalists, we then ask you to attend our judging day in London on the 9th September to sit in front of a panel of industry-leading judges for a 20-minute interview.

Gala dinner and ceremony

Join us at this prestigious industry leading awards ceremony with your colleagues, clients and friends to celebrate the best that the UK growing businesses has to offer!

VIP tables, standard tables and half tables are available so book today and get a premium table position - limited amount of tables available.

Benefits of winning an award

"Winning a Growing Business Award was a fantastic recognition for the whole team for their significant achievements in continuing to grow Bambino Mio.”

- DGuy Schanschieff, founder at Bambino Mio

"The Growing Business Awards truly celebrate inspiring businesses and business leaders across the UK across a broad range of categories, so it was an honour to have stood out and been recognised as Innovator of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year. Entering the awards was an opportunity to tell our story, whilst winning the awards was a real boost to M Squared and the people who work so hard to make us a success.”

- Dr Graeme Malcolm OBE, CEO and founder, M Squared

"We are immensely proud that the Growing Business Awards are the gold standard for the entrepreneurial business community. Now in their 23rd year, they are the longest established business awards and are known for their quality, integrity and prestige. Winning a Growing Business Awards is a highly-regarded badge of honour that celebrates businesses which have something truly special to offer.”

- Amber Ward, Director at Growing Business Awards

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