There are many benefits of entering your company into the Somerset Business Awards

  • Increased brand awareness for both winners and finalists throughout the county and beyond
  • Press and media recognition
  • Enhanced credibility with customers and competitive advantage
  • A trophy presented to winners of all Somerset Business Awards
  • An SBA certificate to showcase in your office for both winners and finalists
  • Opportunity to reward staff or entertain clients
  • Opportunity to make a winner’s speech to guests on the evening
  • Short video made of all finalist companies to be shown on awards night
  • Winning companies featured on the Somerset Business Awards website for 12 months after the awards ceremony
  • SBA “winner” and “finalist” logos for use on company marketing material

But don’t just take our word for it. Here’s what previous winners have to say about their experience:

Blossom HR

“To actually win the award is a feeling that I will treasure forever and to have my close friends and family to be there to celebrate with me was the icing on top of the cake! 

“The award has been phenomenal for my business, I have had so many messages from other Somerset business owners congratulating me on the award and arranging catch ups, it’s been brilliant for brand awareness in the local area.”

Rosie Wicks – Founder of Blossom HR, 2023 award winner

Rotec Hydraulics Ltd

“The Somerset Business Awards are a great way for local businesses to celebrate their achievements and share their successes. We’re incredibly proud of our team who won the ‘Manufacturer and Producer Award’ last year.

“Winning a Somerset Business Award has provided us the opportunity to raise our profile, gain new business and boost staff morale.”

Rachel Worth – Rotec Hydraulics Ltd, 2023 award winner

You Are My Sunshine

“The Somerset Business Awards 2023 was such an amazing event, we felt very privileged to attend. Just being there and being a finalist was a big achievement but to win ‘Small Business Award’ was something we could of only dreamt off.

“It lifted morale within the team and I felt so proud lifting the award. We look forward to the 2024 awards . . .”

Kate Andreoletti – You Are My Sunshine, 2023 award winner

Protek Products

“We decided to enter the family business award as, over the past two years, the whole team at Protek has committed so much to keep the business going through the pandemic. We found the application process itself very enjoyable as it made us take a breath and reflect on what we have achieved as a business together.

“It really was the icing on the cake after becoming finalists to win on the night and for the team to get the recognition they deserve.“

Rebecca Rackstraw – Director Protek Products, 2022 award winner