Still time to nominate for our annual awards

THERE is still time to get involved in this year’s annual Chad Business Awards evening, run in association with Specsavers, Sutton.

This year’s celebration is to be held on Thursday 24th November at the John Fretwell Centre in Sookholme.

The evening starts with a champagne reception followed by a four course meal and the eagerly-anticipated awards ceremony.

So why not reward your staff for all their hard work and buy a table for only £500 plus vat, individual tickets are only £50 plus vat.

Book your tickets today to avoid disappointment by emailing

And entries are still being encouraged from companies who think they are working harder and smarter than their competitors to create a business edge.

They can come from people nominating their own businesses or from third parties.

The awards are judged by a panel of impartial respected members of the local business community.

Winners receive a trophy and the right to use the awards logo on letterheads and marketing.

Categories for the awards:

Business Idea of the Year.

Entrepreneur of the Year.

Young Business Person of the Year - Sponsored by West Notts College.

New Business of the Year - Sponsored by Rippon Homes.

Business Personality of the Year - Sponsored by Rainworth Fencing.

Team of the Year - Sponsored by Mansfield Building Society

Community Contribution of the Year - Sponsored by the Chand Indian Cuisine.

The Environment Award - Sponsored by Veolia.

Customer Service Award - Sponsored by Thackeray Dental Care.

Most Innovative Property/Building Development - Sponsored by Westville.

The Manufacturing Award - Sponsored by RBS/Natwest.

Retailer of the Year - Sponsored by Bookers.

Lifetime Achievement - Sponsored by ACE ABC Taxis.

2011 Business of the Year - sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce.

l For more information and to make a nomination visit and click the link to Chad Business Awards.