IS THERE A COST TO ENTER THE AWARDS?
No, entering the awards is completely free.
CAN I ENTER MULTIPLE CATEGORIES?
Yes. If you are entering multiple categories please read the relevant entry criteria for each, ensuring that you have tailored the entry specifically to each category.
WHAT IS THE JUDGING PROCESS?
All nominations that we receive online will be assessed by our Real Business editorial team at the end of September. Successful entries will then be asked to attend a judging day in October where they will meet with a panel of judges. The judges will then decide on a winner who will be announced at the awards ceremony in November.
WHEN AND WHERE WILL THE JUDGING DAY BE HELD?
The judging day will take place in October in London. The venue will be confirmed nearer the time. If you are shortlisted you will be told a time for your interview. Interviews will last 20 minutes.
WHAT HAPPENS IF I CANNOT ATTEND THE JUDGING DAY?
We can offer a conference call if you cannot attend in person on the day. We do recommend you attend as this is part of your entry and will contribute to the judge’s decision.
CAN I CHANGE MY JUDGING INTERVIEW TIME?
We will do our best to accommodate but it will be unlikely we will be able change the time. Please try and keep the whole day free in your dairy.
WHAT HAPPENS AFTER JUDGING?
The judges will decide the winners of each category which they will be announced at the awards ceremony. Please note we do not reveal the winners beforehand.
DRESS CODE FOR THE AWARDS
2017 TICKET PRICES
Standard ticket prices:
Standard individual seat £375 plus VAT
Half table of 6 at £1,895 plus VAT
Standard table of 10 at £2,995 plus VAT
Standard table of 12 at £3,150 plus VAT
VIP ticket prices:
VIP table of 10 at £4,950 plus VAT
VIP table of 12 at £5,250 plus VAT
CAN FINALISTS ATTEND THE AWARDS CEREMONY FOR FREE?
No, finalists have to purchase tickets to the ceremony.
If you have any further questions please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org