Queensferry Ambition Business Awards open for entries

The search for Queensferry Ambition’s most successful businesses starts here because the BID’s 2016 Awards are open for entries.

BID Members are invited to enter one or more of the following six categories:

  • Best Customer Service
Recognising the businesses demonstrating and delivering continued commitment to quality customer service.
  • Best Energy & Environmental Business
Recognising the businesses for whom the protection or enhancement of the environment is at the core of their activities, or whose products or practices have resulted in significant energy or environmental improvement.
  • Innovation
The Innovation Award recognises the success of companies which have created and developed innovative products or processes that have improved the performance of their organisation or led to significant job creation.
  • Business in the Community
The Business in the Community Award will celebrate businesses who make a committed and proactive contribution to the enhancement and benefit of the community.
  • Employer of the Year
Recognising the organisations which ensure that their employees are at the heart of their success.  Entrants will be expected to show how they invest in their staff, engage and include them in the business and outline what it is they do that makes for a happy and healthy workforce. This could include providing a supportive working environment via adopting family-friendly initiatives, developing positive measures to enable employee development, and taking a pro-active approach to recognising and rewarding employee contributions.
  • Keep it Local
The Keep it Local Award recognises businesses which demonstrate commitment and loyalty to the local area.
  • Young Achiever of the Year
This award category is open to anyone between the age of 16-24 who has excelled in their workplace as result of personal development, or who is currently participating in either an Apprenticeship programme or involved in any Employability Fund projects.
The winner will be announced at the awards ceremony on the evening of 17 November, 2016 at Orocco Pier.qa-logo
To find out more about the criteria, or request an entry form, email project manager Maggie Mitchell at info@queensferryambition.co.uk.