Salisbury Business Improvement District

Applications for the Business Excellence Awards 2024, in association with Salisbury Chamber, Salisbury BID and Aspire Defence are now OPEN!!

We are thrilled to announce the highly anticipated Business Excellence Awards 2024, a celebration of outstanding achievements and the driving force behind Salisbury’s business success.

As we embark on a new year filled with possibilities, the Business Excellence Awards offer an unparalleled opportunity to recognise and honour the exceptional accomplishments of our chamber members.

Robin McGowan, CEO of Salisbury BID said "A massive thank you to all our fantastic award sponsors, who have made this all possible, and to those that attended the Grand Launch on Tuesday 21st November - it was fantastic to see so many friendly faces".

This prestigious event will bring together the best and brightest in our local business community, showcasing the innovation, resilience, and dedication that propel us towards a brighter future.

Join us on Friday 22nd March 2024 for an inspiring evening that acknowledges the remarkable achievements of our entrepreneurs and businesses, setting a benchmark for excellence in Salisbury.

Save the date and get ready to shine as we celebrate the very best of Salisbury’s business community at the Business Excellence Awards 2024.

Award Categories

Large Business of the Year

Sponsored by Dunbar Associates.

This award celebrates the success of a large business (businesses with turnover of £750,000 or more). This should include the growth of the business and market presence established over this time.

Small Business of the Year

Sponsored by Oliver Chandler

This award celebrates the success of a small business (businesses with turnover of less than £750,000). This should include the growth of the business and market presence established over this time.

Best Start-up/New Business

Sponsored by Howdens Insurance (A-Plan)

This award celebrates the growth and success of a business that has started and been trading for 1-3 years. This should include the growth of the business and market presence established over this time.

Visitor Experience

Sponsored by Salisbury BID

This award recognises those businesses who welcome visitors to Salisbury & surrounding areas. Whether a restaurant or attraction, those businesses who show enthusiasm for delivering the best experience for visitors can enter this category.

Service Excellence

Sponsored by Salisbury Chamber

This award is in recognition of companies from any sector with a genuine and innovative focus on customer experience, and customer service.

Charity & Social Enterprise

Sponsored by St Thomas' Church

This category recognises the contribution made by charities and social enterprises that provide such valuable services. The award will be granted to the charities that has made the most significant difference to its target beneficiaries.

Rising Star

Sponsored by Wiltshire College

A Rising Star is an individual who has made an impact over the last year by providing a positive contribution to their team and organisation whether part-time, full-time or an apprentice employee.

Sustainable Business

Sponsored by Grist Environmental

The award celebrates those businesses who have reduced the impact of their business on the environment.

SUBMIT YOUR ENTRIES NOW

Follow the link below to submit your business for a 2024 Business Excellence Award!

Entries close 31st January 2024.

Submit your application before 31st January to be considered for a 2024 Business Excellence Award!