Yorkshire Family Firms Encouraged To Enter Prestigious Awards

Nominations are now open for the Family Business of the Year Awards 2023 which are organised by Family Business United.

This sees the start of the process to becoming a winner and taking home one of these coveted national awards. These prestigious awards have been won over the years by family firms the length and breadth of the UK, large and small and for all sectors of the economy. They really do reflect the depth and diversity of family firms across the UK. There have been plenty of Yorkshire winners over the years, winners of the Yorkshire region but also some of the category awards and national titles including Arco, Econ Engineering, Potter Group and Bagnalls.

Family business can enter themselves or be nominated using the simple form here

As Paul Andrews, founder of FBU and organiser of these prestigious awards explains, “Each year it is an honour to celebrate with some of the very best of British family firms. The quality and calibre of the finalists each year is incredible and it is a pleasure to champion the sector and to celebrate the collective contribution that family firms make in terms of jobs provided, income generated and wealth created.”

“It is a vibrant and entrepreneurial sector with organisations that are full of pride, passion and determination to succeed. These awards are a highlight of the family business calendar and each year crowns some great winners in regional, sector and national categories. Winners over the years have come from all sectors, size of business and generation too. The evening culminates in the crowning of a Supreme Champion which is always a difficult decision. Furniture Village, the national furniture retailer, are the current holders but we are excited to see who will take the Supreme Champion title in 2023.”

Family businesses can enter themselves or be nominated for an award here The deadline for entries is November 30, 2022 and the awards culminate in a gala evening in June 2023.