27 March 2015
Slough Aspire is the Slough Business Awards Entrepreneur of the Year 2015
B P Collins LLP is pleased to announce that Slough Aspire, a public-private sector led skills and training social enterprise has been awarded Entrepreneur of the Year at The Slough Business Awards. The inaugural event, sponsored by B P Collins celebrates the successes of the 4,000 businesses in Slough. Heathrow Authority were main sponsors of the awards, which concluded, in a glitzy ceremony last night at the Hilton T5 Hotel, Slough.
The awards aim to reward businesses within the Slough, Windsor and Maidenhead area for their performance and entrepreneurship across twelve different categories. Applications were open to all 18,000+ businesses within the geographical boundaries making competition stronger than ever for the twelve highly sought after awards. Slough Aspire, however fought off tough competition from Resource Productions, Holiday Inn and Tech People South Ltd.
Nick Hallchurch, Partner, B P Collins LLP who attended the event and presented the award to Slough Aspire, commented, “Supporting the Slough Business Awards is an important part of our work as a law firm. It’s important not only to promote business investment in the local area but also to celebrate and recognise the current inspiring talent such as our winner, Slough Aspire whose work aims to help the local community to develop the right employability skills to meet the needs of Slough businesses now and in the future.”
“Overall, it was a very successful evening. We were joined by other major businesses and all were able to take advantage of the great networking opportunities. Our firm places great importance on supporting business throughout the entire growth cycle whether that is through celebration of success or support with legal challenges.”
Fiona Jones, Slough Aspire Manager, said: “Slough Aspire is incredibly proud to have been chosen as the winner of Entrepreneur of the Year at the Slough Business Awards 2015 and extend our warmest thanks to award sponsor B P Collins. We pride ourselves on being business led and it is so amazing to get such an endorsement from our local business community.”
To view a full list of winners, please visit www.sloughbusinessawards.com.