We are looking for candidates to be named Best Apprentice at the Wakefield Express Excellence in Business Awards.
If you've taken on a new employee with real quality or someone has risen through the ranks at your company let us know.
The awards are looking to celebrate the best and brightest businesspeople in Wakefield.
With close to a million active apprenticeships across England alone, apprenticeship schemes have fast become a preferred route to employment for thousands of school leavers.
This award recognises an apprentice who has excelled in their training and goes above and beyond for the benefit of both their business and their future career.
This year Wakefield BID has sponsored the Overall Business Award and Haribo is sponsoring this year’s New Business of the Year award.
Gin company Fords of Wakefield has sponsored the drinks reception for the ceremony.
There’s still time to get your nomination in and there are still categories available to sponsor.
BBC Look North presenter Harry Gration will host the awards ceremony, which will be held at the Cedar Court Hotel, Denby Dale Road, on September 26.
The deadline for nominations is August 15.
To make a nomination please visit www.wakefieldbusinessawards.co.uk For more information on sponsoring an award please email email@example.com
The categories are:
SME Business of the Year
Large Business of the Year
New Business of the Year
International Business of the Year
Leisure/Retail Business of the Year
Sustainable Business Award
Digital/Technology Development Award
Employer of the Year
Company CSR Initiative of the Year
Apprentice of the Year
Entrepreneur of the Year Overall Business of the Year
Contact Karen GoodridgeCross karen.cross@jpimedia. co.uk or Tracey Ball, firstname.lastname@example.org