Contribution to the Community Award 2016
Anna Chapman, managing partner of Skipton business, Centre for Crisis Psychology (CCP) has beaten off hundreds of UK small businesses to be shortlisted in the eighth national Nectar Business Small Business Awards.
Founded in 1989, CCP provides worldwide psychological first aid to individuals following traumatic incidents, as well as consultancy, specialist training and employee assistance programmes.
CCP is just five weeks away from finding out if it will win the Contribution to the Community category, which as in previous years, will be open to a public vote from September to 22 October. Fans of the http://www.facebook.com/nectarbusiness page will have their say and help to decide this year’s winner with their online votes.
The Awards celebrate the achievements of hard working small businesses and business people across the UK. If successful, Anna Chapman will win £2,000 cash, 50,000 Nectar points as well as the prestigious title for her company. What's more Anna will be invited to the Nectar Business Round Table and awards ceremony, taking place in November, where she will meet and receive tailored, expert advice from Sarah Willingham and other business professionals who also judged the awards.
Lead judge and serial entrepreneur, Sarah Willingham, is encouraging the public to visit the Nectar Business Facebook page to vote for the business they find most inspiring:
The Awards, which celebrate the achievements of successful small businesses and business people across the UK, are judged by a panel of respected industry figures including Sarah Willingham; Adam Collett, Marketing Director at Brakes; Richard Carvell, Director Digital & Direct Marketing at Viking; Shannon Diett, VP Marketing at DHL and previous Nectar Business Small Business Awards winner, Melissa Snover.
The other categories include Small Business of the Year, Home Grown Business of the Year, Innovation of the Year, Entrepreneur of the Year, Tradesperson of the Year and two new categories; Apprentice of the Year and Best Use of Technology.
For further details on the Nectar Business Small Business Awards 2016 and a full list of shortlisted companies, please visit http://www.nectar.com/smallbusiness.