What does winning an award do for your company?

Interview on Tone FM Spencer Blackaller from BootUp PC is the previous winner of the forerunner to the new awards, Taunton Business Incentive. Spencer tells us about the benefits to his company when he won the award in 2014. Listen to the interview with Spencer and one of our sponsors Pam Knight of White Knight Marketing […]

Martin Lock

Guest Blog from Sponsor, Francis Clark LLP

Martin Lock, Partner, Francis Clark LLP shares some insight Francis Clark are the region’s largest independent accountancy firm, providing a full range of award-winning accounting, taxation, and corporate finance and fundraising services to businesses of all sizes.  In my role, I see businesses at all stages of their business journey, in all sectors of the […]

Business Awards: “What have the Romans ever done for us?”

GUEST BLOG BY SPONSOR JOHN McCARTHY of ActionCOACH For businesses: “What can Business Awards do for us?” Business Awards offer an excellent opportunity to promote our businesses for free, so why do many businesses not take advantage of this excellent PR opportunity?  This question got me thinking, why do we so often take opportunities for granted, […]

Deborah Meaden

Deborah Meaden to present Commendation Award

We will be welcoming a very special guest at the Awards ceremony on June 16th at the Castle Hotel. We are delighted that Deborah Meaden has kindly agreed to present the Commendation Award at the Taunton Deane Business Awards. This prize will be given to the business which is clearly the overall deserving winner. We […]

Entries are coming in!

Entries to the brand new Taunton Deane Business Awards are already coming in! Keen Taunton Deane based companies are already putting their names forward as contenders for the prestigious awards, which will take place in June. Two special training workshops on how to bring out the winning points for your company have been organised to […]

Hear more about the awards

One of our sponsors, Pam Knight from White Knight Marketing and Taunton Forward, spent a bit of time with co-sponsor Darren Daley from ToneFM going into some detail about the various award categories and the idea behind the initiative. You can listen again to the interview here:

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Time to Shine

 Time for Taunton Businesses to Shine!   Taunton businesses are to get their very own awards thanks to a group of civic minded people. The Taunton Deane Business Awards are being launched off the back of sponsorship from 10 local firms plus Taunton Forward, Taunton Chamber and Taunton Deane Borough Council. The 13 collaborators have […]

Training Events

  The dates of these events will be announced shortly.

2014 Winners

The Taunton Business Incentive awards this year were held on the 2nd December 2014. The winners in the 2 groups were as follows: Group A – (business with Annual Turnover from start-up to £100k) Winner of the first award was BootUp PC, an IT solutions company set up by Spencer Blackaller with the aim of providing […]