As a corporate founder of the ScaleUp Institute, Smith & Williamson is delighted to sponsor the Scale-Up Business of the Year category.
Recognising a market leading increase in sales, headcount, profitability, market share or geographical expansion over the last three years, this award will go to the business demonstrating the highest levels of growth and a robust plan for sustainable financial performance.
Open to any UK-based scale-up with a current turnover of not less than £5m per annum, judges will look for the business that can best demonstrate:
|Core criteria||Proportion of overall score|
|Market leading growth||30%|
|Strong financial performance||15%|
|Outstanding leadership and management||15%|
|Innovation in products, services or processes||10%|
|Exceptional customer service||10%|
|High levels of staff engagement||10%|
|An ethical approach to business||10%|
Deadline for entries is Friday 19 May 2017. To qualify for a discounted entry fee of only £195 + VAT (discounted from £295 + VAT) quote reference ‘S&W86’.