Business Excellence Awards

Celebrating Wellness and Apprenticeship Initiatives in the KBB and Merchants Industries

Why we should celebrate wellness and apprenticeship initiatives as business excellence:

Holistic Approach to Success

Acknowledging wellness and apprenticeship initiatives demonstrates a holistic approach to business excellence. It recognises that success is not solely determined by financial metrics but also by the well-being of employees and the investment in their skill development.

Employee Engagement and Satisfaction

Prioritising wellness initiatives shows a commitment to the health and happiness of employees.
When employees feel valued and supported in their well-being, they are more engaged, motivated, and productive.

Long-Term Success and Sustainability

Investing in wellness and apprenticeship initiatives contributes to the long-term success and sustainability of businesses.
Healthy, engaged employees are more resilient, adaptable, and innovative, enabling organisations to navigate challenges effectively and seize opportunities for growth.

Supporting the industry’s future

Overall, giving recognition to companies who truly invest in their people, is not only important but also essential for cultivating a positive work environment, driving employee engagement, and ultimately, achieving long-term success.

Overall, giving recognition to teams engaged in areas beyond sales is not only important but also essential for cultivating a positive work environment, driving employee engagement, and ultimately, achieving long-term success.

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Business Excellence Awards

Why should you consider sponsoring this new industry event?

  • Showcase Your Commitment: Align your brand with the values of excellence, wellness, and apprenticeship, demonstrating your dedication to making a positive impact in the industry.
  • Maximise Visibility: Gain prominent exposure before, during, and after the event through various marketing channels, including social media, email newsletters, event signage, and more.
  • Network with Industry Leaders: Connect with like-minded professionals, industry leaders, and potential partners during the event, fostering valuable relationships and collaborations.
  • Support our Industry Future: By sponsoring our event, you’ll contribute to the recognition and advancement of initiatives that promote wellness, skill development, and professional growth within the industry.

Become an event sponsor

Join Us in Celebrating Excellence: Become an Event Sponsor Today!

At Simon Acres Group, we believe in celebrating excellence in all its forms. That's why we're excited to announce our upcoming Business Excellence Awards Evening 2025, an event dedicated to recognising outstanding achievements in wellness and apprenticeship initiatives within the industry.

As we prepare to honor the exceptional individuals and organisations behind these initiatives, we invite you to join us as a sponsor and be part of this meaningful celebration.

By becoming a sponsor, you'll not only demonstrate your commitment to supporting excellence but also gain valuable exposure and networking opportunities within our esteemed community.

Sponsorship packages

More details about the event

Date and location

Early spring 2025

The proposed date for this important industry event will be early spring 2025. A survey has been sent about the event date preferences and we are collecting feedback to ensure a successful evening. Once we finalise the specific date, it will be promptly announced on our website and social media channels.

Location convenient to many

In our opinion, the location is of utmost importance to everyone. Therefore, we have sent out a survey where we are asking for your input on the best location for the event, in your opinion.

Award category proposals

1. Best Wellness Single Innovation: Recognising a specific innovation promoting employee wellness.
2. Best Wellness Overall Package: Awarding the most comprehensive wellness program.
3. Most Mental Health First Aiders: Acknowledging organisations with a high number of trained mental health first aiders.
4. Training in People Investment: Recognising exceptional investment in employee training and development.
5. Best Apprenticeship Support: For organisations providing exemplary support to apprentices.
6. HR Team of the Year: Recognising outstanding HR teams for their collective efforts.
7. Best Internal Communications: Awarding excellence in internal communications strategies.
8. Best Diversity & Inclusion Strategy: Recognizing initiatives fostering diversity and inclusion.
9. Best Employee Engagement: Celebrating exceptional efforts in engaging employees.
10. HR Director of the Year: Honouring an exemplary HR Director for their leadership.
11. Young HR person of the Year: Recognising someone under 30 who is already excelling in their career in HR

Nomination process:

  1. Entry Forms and Criteria:
    Specific entry forms and criteria will be developed soon for each award category to ensure fairness and accuracy in managing entries and nominations.
  2. Entrants are required to submit their entry forms, along with any supporting documentation, via the Simon Acres Group website. This centralised platform streamlines the submission process and ensures all necessary information is provided.
  3. Once the submission deadline has passed, the entries are reviewed and evaluated by a panel of judges or experts in the industry. They assess each entry based on the predetermined criteria for the respective award category.
  4. After careful consideration, the judges select finalists and winners for each award category. The finalists will be announced publicly, and the winners may be revealed during the awards ceremony.
  5. Entrants are notified of the outcome of their nomination, whether they have been selected as finalists or winners or not.

Overall, the nomination process aims to recognize outstanding achievements and contributions within the industry while ensuring transparency and fairness in the selection process.

Sponsorship packages

One headline sponsor

Elevate your brand to new heights by becoming our exclusive headline sponsor.

As the sole headline sponsor, you’ll enjoy unparalleled visibility and recognition, positioning your brand as a leader in the industry.

Don’t miss this opportunity to showcase your commitment to excellence and innovation. Contact us now to secure your place as the standout sponsor of our event!

Benefits for sponsors:

  • Logo placement
  • Speaking opportunity (for headline sponsor)
  • Branding in promotional materials
  • Included in all marketing activities
  • 2x tickets to the event

Become a headline sponsor
Become an award category sponsor

Shine a Spotlight on Excellence as an Award Category Sponsor!

Become a pivotal part of recognising industry achievements by sponsoring an award category at the Business Excellence Awards evening.

Your brand will be prominently featured alongside the award, showcasing your commitment to excellence and innovation within the industry.

Don’t miss this opportunity to align your brand with top performers and gain valuable exposure among industry leaders.

Contact us today to secure your sponsorship and join us in celebrating excellence!

Benefits for sponsors:

  • Logo placement
  • Presenting an award (for category sponsors)
  • Branding in promotional materials
  • Included in all marketing activities
  • 2x tickets to the event

Become a category sponsor
Drinks reception sponsor

Make a lasting impression by sponsoring our drinks reception!

Your brand will be front and center as guests enjoy refreshments and mingle.

As the exclusive sponsor of branded photo opportunities during our drinks reception, your brand will be the center of attention in every snapshot captured.

Showcase your logo and message alongside memorable moments, ensuring lasting visibility and engagement with event attendees. Don’t miss this chance to leave a lasting impression and elevate your brand presence.

Contact us now to secure your sponsorship of this unique and impactful opportunity!

Benefits for sponsors:

  • Logo placement
  • Branding in promotional materials
  • Included in all marketing activities
  • Other creative branding opportunities (e.g. branded photo opportunities for drink sponsor)
  • 2x tickets to the event

Become a drinks reception sponsor

Event tickets

Register for ticket details

Thank you for your interest in our upcoming event!

While tickets are not yet available for purchase, we invite you to register your interest to attend.

By registering, you’ll be among the first to receive updates and exclusive ticket offers as soon as they become available.

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to join us.

Register your interest today, and secure your spot at the event!

Register here

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