The Shropshire Launch of The Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2022

02 Jun
  2nd June 2021
  3:00pm to 5:00pm
  Virtual World

All businesses are welcome to view the live stream from 3.00pm-4.30pm

Hosted and live streamed at Aico’s state of the art headquarters we are inviting businesses to join an online launch event to learn more about how winning one of the UK’s most prestigious awards can benefit their companies in recognition of:

  • Innovation
  • International Trade
  • Sustainable Development
  • Enterprise Promotion

The Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire, Mrs Anna Turner JP and Mandy Thorn MBE DL, Chair of the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership and also President of Shropshire Chamber will launch the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise virtually on Wednesday June 2nd from 3pm until 4.30pm.

You will hear from a representative from the Queen’s Award Office in the Department of Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy as well as this year’s Telford & Wrekin based winners of a Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

  • Aviramp  (International Trade category)
  • Landau (Promoting Opportunity category)
  • Reconomy (Innovation category)
  • Scanning Pens (International Trade category)

By attending this live stream event you will  learn about the benefits of taking part in the Awards. With entries judged solely on merit, there is a very wide variety of enterprises which can enter and win, with companies varying in size from large international companies to small businesses with just a couple of employees.

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are awarded to businesses for outstanding achievement in International Trade, Innovation, Sustainable Development and Promoting Opportunity

Previous QAE winners have identified benefits such as:

Globally recognised award
Ability to use QAE Royal Emblem
A real opportunity for local business to stand out
Winners have reported Award has led to new business
Positive press and morale boost

We’d like to invite businesses of all sizes to the launch to learn more about the Awards and how and why you should enter

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With Carl Jones as your MC, our order of speakers for the event:

Neal Hooper – Managing Director, Aico
Mandy Thorn MBE DL – Chair of Marches LEP & President of Shropshire Chamber

Gill Hamer – CEO Marches LEP
Richard Sheehan – Shropshire Chamber Chief Executive Officer
Hollie Whittles – Federation of Small Business
The Lord-Lieutenant of Shropshire, Mrs Anna Turner JP
The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise Office – Chloe Palser
Grainger and Worrall Video – Award winners in 2020
Interviews with Shropshire 2021 Queen’s Award Winners
Live Q&A

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