Category Information

This award recognises sound family-owned businesses across all sizes and sectors.

The winning company will demonstrate how the family has had significant influence on the business, such that one or more family members are involved in the management of the business.

Judges are looking for:

  • Evidence of a financially successful business (turnover, profit/loss figures will be treated in confidence)
  • A clear vision for the long-term future of the business
  • Planned succession

For any queries regarding your entry, please get in touch with the Chamber Team at

Well done to all the 2019 winners and finalists.

Everything you need to know about Somerset Business Awards 2020 will be announced shortly.