Start-up Award

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Start-up Award

The Start-up Award recognises new businesses – established in the past five years – which have achieved consistent growth backed by strong performance under the leadership of a young, dynamic team or individual. Entrants will also be able to demonstrate current activity to grow market share and the effect this is having on business performance. 

Who is the award for? 

  • Fast-growth companies backed by a strong young leader 
  • Innovative businesses which have achieved recent growth, backed by a creative young leader 
  • New businesses which have achieved recent success in the market 

The finalists are;

Alex Taylor – Endeavours Adventures

Danielle & Ben Slater – Stephen Eve Financial Planning Ltd

Jamie Quince Starkey – Down to Earth Derby

Katie Michaels – Moti Me

Laura Holland – Ecotech Engineers Ltd

Max Palfrey – Comfa

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Download your application

Apply before the closing date on Monday 22nd March at 5pm.

David Allerton, Start-up Award winner

2023 shortlisting


David Allerton: Founder, SE-LF


Joseph Bentley – ACT Medical

Sam Whetton – Reika Bags