If you are a high performing new company with an innovative edge and something to shout about, this could be your award. The Lloyds Bank New Business of the Year recognises those that have exceeded their initial targets for growth and already show a significance within the industry they are operating in. The winning entry will demonstrate their business concept has met and overcome challenges, adopt a clear understanding of the market they operate in and have the foundations in place for continued success and potential expansion.
Open to any UK organisation that began trading less than 3 years ago, this award will go to the company that best demonstrates the following:
• Significant growth through meeting and exceeding key objectives
• Innovation through product and services
• Consideration of customer and staff engagement
• Effective leadership and vision
• Ethical approach to business
• Plans to sustain financial growth
• Finances on track with business strategy
Core criteria Proportion of overall score
Staff engagement 10%
Customer service 15%
Financial performance 15%
Bol Foods - The Lloyds Bank New Business of the Year
"When starting out, BOL Foods set itself some bold and challenging strategic goals and has made very impressive progress towards achieving them. It has a fantastic brand story, benefits from strong and dynamic leadership and approaches all of its objectives in an energetic, wholly professional way. A very exciting business story."
Find out more on how entering and being shortlisted highlights your business achievements a national audience.