Business Growth of the Year - Business Women Scotland

The closing date for entries is Monday 14th September at 5pm

Business Growth of the Year

This award celebrates a woman who has made an impact with Scotland’s highest performing companies and recognises those that have exceeded initial targets for growth and financial performance.

To make your entry as easy as possible, we would advise it best to familiarise yourself with the information required before beginning the application as they cannot be saved for a later date

Please confirm the following criteria to ensure that the nominee is eligible for this category

Must be a business owner (min 50% if in a partnership)The business must be registered in ScotlandThe business must have been operating for minimum 2 years (starting date before July 2018)

Judging Criteria

Judges will look at how targets have been met and the vision for growing the business in terms of turnover, employment, and expansion, relative to size.

• Innovation in products, services or processes
• Market penetration
• Significant growth or expansion
• Potential for sustained growth
• Customer and staff engagement
• Effective leadership and management
• Strong business results

Judging Questions

• Tell us about you and your business
• What were your initial goals when starting the business?
• What strategies for growth have you implemented?
• How have you exceeded your initial goals?
• How have you ensured that this growth is sustainable?
• Why should you win this award?

Please use no more than 500 words per question

Hi-res photo of nominee

Hi-res logo of business or organisation

Additional information to add to your entry

Financial overview of your business – can be audited accounts or general information on cashflow/profit & loss

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Book your Tickets

Ticket price includes access to the entire online event including networking. Prior to the event you will
receive a complimentary BWS Award box containing a miniature bottle of prosecco, some snacks courtesy
of Nudie Snacks, a Beauty Kitchen product, cuticle oil from last years award winner Naf Salon and an award programme.