Have you achieved a significant export victory for a product or a service following an innovation in your company?
Has a long term relationship with a business partner overseas delivered a significant growth in your company's sales and profits?
Have you opened an overseas office in the last 12 months to better serve local customers?
Recognising the successful British businesses that have achieved the highest and most sustainable levels of international growth through exporting, this Award focuses on all aspects of exporting and is looking for sustainable exporting models and innovative practices.
Open to any UK-based enterprise that is achieving export growth or an increase in revenues from overseas operations, judges will look for the organisation that can best demonstrate:
An increase in sales through exporting
Significant growth or expansion overseas
Potential and plan for sustained growth in international markets
Innovation in products, services or processes to enable exporting
International engagement and knowledge of different jurisdictions
Effective leadership and management
An ethical and sustainable approach to business
Strong business results
Core criteria Proportion of overall score
Employee engagement: 10%
Customer engagement: 15%
Organisational Ethics & Policies: 10%
Financial performance: 15%
J&C Joel - THE LLOYDS BANK EXPORTER OF THE YEAR AWARD
The Judges said
“The judges felt that, while this year’s short-listed companies had achieved extremely impressive export results, J & C Joel in particular stood out for the pace of their international growth, the range of countries they cover and finally their strategy of offering of a range of value-added services suited for both their UK and overseas clients.”
ABOUT THE AWARD
Recognising British businesses that have achieved the highest and most sustainable levels of international growth through exporting in the last 18 months, this Award focuses on all aspects of exporting and is looking for sustainable exporting models and innovative practices.