Celebrating the best businesses

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Entries are being sought to celebrate the best businesses in North Tyneside.

North Tyneside Business Forum is looking for businesses of all sectors and sizes to submit their applications for the annual North Tyneside Business Awards in December.

Businesses can enter any of the seven categories – New Business; Apprentice Employer; Export; Retail and Service Provider; Leisure and Tourism; Manufacturing and Construction; Green Business & Sustainability Award – with all individual winners w automatically entered for the coveted North Tyneside Business of the Year Award.

Mayor Norma Redfearn said: “Here in North Tyneside we value the huge contribution that all businesses make to the local economy and how they make our borough a great place to live, work and visit.

“These awards are the perfect platform for businesses to showcase their work to a wide audience, demonstrate their commitment to the borough and congratulate their employees. It is always a fantastic occasion and I hope this is a bumper year of entries.”

David Rose, chairman of North Tyneside Business Forum, added: “I’m delighted to see the North Tyneside Business Awards continue into their 19th year.”

The deadline for applications is Friday, October 7. For more information visit www.northtynesidebusinessawards.co.uk

Sponsors for this year’s business awards are The Business Factory, Generation North East, ENGIE, Capita, Kier, North Tyneside Strategic Partnership and Cobalt & Silverlink Business Association.

The main sponsor of North Tyneside Business Forum for 2016/17 is RSM.