The Elevator Awards will open for applications on Tuesday 24th January 2017. Stay tuned here or on our social media channels for further updates.
Thank you to the hundreds of businesses who applied in 2016, we saw an increase of 25% in applications over previous years. We were delighted to welcome around 420 guests to the awards held at Mercure Ardoe House Hotel on Thursday 30th June 2016. Applications for the awards will open on Tuesday 24th January 2017, and the Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday 29th June 2017.
The Elevator Awards seek to encourage entrepreneurship and business excellence by selecting and rewarding entrepreneurial companies and individuals that are capable of leading the future prosperity of Aberdeen City and shire.
Now, more than ever, is the time to shine and to send out a positive message about your business, or a business or professional individual whom you admire.
The Royal Bank of Scotland is the principal partner and sponsor of the awards. Russell Whyte, director, Corporate and Commercial Banking in Aberdeen, said: “The Royal Bank of Scotland is delighted once again to support the Elevator Awards. “Enterprise and entrepreneurship are crucial to Scotland’s economy and as a bank, we are keen supporters of innovative individuals and businesses which are pushing boundaries in their sectors. “We are sure this year’s competition will showcase some of the great talents that the North East of Scotland has to offer.”
Partners and Sponsors for 2017:
- RBS - Ahead for Business
- Aberdeen City Council
- Aberdeenshire Council
- Murgitroyd - sponsoring the Grampian Award for Innovation.
- Scottish Enterprise - sponsoring Business Success Under 3 Years.
- The Prince's Trust - sponsoring the Spirit of Enterprise Award.
- The University of Aberdeen - sponsoring the Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year Award.
- Business Gateway - sponsoring the Most Promising New Business award
- RBS - Partner and Sponsor of the Business Success Over 3 Years, Entrepreneur of the Year and Lifetime Achievement categories.
- Aberdeen City Council and Aberdeenshire Council - Partners and category sponsor of the Alick Buchanan-Smith Enterprising Communities award
- FSB - sponsoring the Entrepreneurial Supporter of the Year award.
Print Sponsor: Business Now.
Thanks also go to the Mercure Ardoe House Hotel who sponsor our reception drinks.
If you have any questions please contact us, we are always happy to help:
T: 01224 289745
The Elevator Awards will take place on Thursday 29th June 2017 at the Mercure Ardoe House Hotel & Spa from 6:15 pm. This is a black tie event. To book an early table at the Awards Dinner 2017 please contact us or complete our online booking form HERE.
You can keep up to date with everything that is happening with the Elevator Awards on our Facebook page, through our Twitter updates or via LinkedIn. If you are speaking about the Elevator Awards 2017 online we would welcome you to use the hashtag #ElevatorAwards