North East Entrepreneurial Awards

7 October 2016, 18:00 - 23:30

Crowne Plaza, Stephenson Quarter, Hawthorn Square, Forth Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3PF

For over 10 years we've been honouring entrepreneurs who have stood out from the crowd, leading dynamic, innovative businesses and making a genuine change to our region.

Sponsored for the third year running by the North East LEP, the Crowne Plaza hotel will play host to more than 300 key decision makers and business leaders, providing an inspirational setting for a fantastic occasion.

The Awards
2016 will see entrepreneurs pay tribute to their peers with awards for:

  • Emerging Talent - sponsored by United Carlton - is for individuals who have been in business less than six years
  • Entrepreneur of the Year - sponsored by Ward Hadaway - recognises strong growth and profit through innovation, teamwork and leadership
  • Lifetime Achievement - sponsored by Solutions Recruitment - awarded to an individual who has shown huge commitment over a significant period of time and has made a major impact to the regional economy
  • Mentor of the Year - sponsored by Malhotra Group - recognising the important role altruistic peer-to-peer mentoring plays in business growth.

Book Your Place
Hosted by local comedian Jason Cook, with Jamie Mc Donald the after dinner speaker, our black-tie awards dinner is a fabulous evening of celebration and entertainment where the cream of entrepreneurial talent and leading figures within the North East business community come together to honour our high achievers.