The Hive Blackburn & Darwen Business Awards @hiveawards17

#Hive17 Awards in latest @LBVmagazine A great night for Blackburn and Darwen business! #Lancashire

About a year ago

Sponsor Testimonials

“The Hive Business Leaders Network is pleased to announce that the Hive Blackburn and Darwen Business Awards is back for 2016. “It’s a great chance for businesses, organisations and individuals to shout about what they do and celebrate the extraordinary people working for them. We look forward to receiving entries and celebrating with everyone on the night.”
Khalid Saifullah, chairman of Hive and director of local manufacturing firm Star Tissue UK

“We are delighted to be a headline sponsor of these awards for the second year. As a college we work closely with many local businesses and are constantly witness to their achievements and what they do for Blackburn and Darwen. This is a great chance for them to get deserved recognition for that.”
Nicola Clayton, director of business development and external engagement, Blackburn College

“We are proud to be headline sponsors for the Hive Blackburn and Darwen Business Awards for the second year running. It’s a fantastic opportunity to develop closer relationships with local businesses and shout from the rooftops about the great things they are bringing to our local economy.”
Ian Richardson, regional director at Capita

“2016 is a significant year for Blackburn with Darwen’s business community, with many investments either completing or due to start. We’re delighted that the council is able to play a full role in supporting the awards and we look forward to recognising businesses’ commitment to the borough.”
Leader of Blackburn with Darwen Borough council, Councillor Mohammed Khan

“As The Bee celebrates 10 years of working with Blackburn and Darwen businesses we’re delighted to be supporting these awards. There are so many exciting developments and success stories in the borough, and we’re looking forward to celebrating them”
Simon Brierley, Managing Director, The Bee

“As a leading provider of outstanding education in the Borough, Tauheedul Education Trust knows at first-hand how invaluable direct links between business and education can be in inspiring the workforce of tomorrow.  We’re delighted to be sponsoring the Investing in Future Skills Award that recognises local businesses that go the extra mile to help develop skills for the future.”
Deborah Ashton,  director of strategy and operations, Tauheedul Education Trust 

“It is an honour and privilege for the East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce to sponsor the International Achievement Award. The Chamber recognises and applauds the determination and commitment from all companies within the Borough whilst they grow and develop their international business successes.”
Mandy Lockett, international business director, East Lancashire Chamber of Commerce