Last year’s total has been surpassed by a huge distance, showing that business in West London continues to innovate and grow at an ever increasing rate.
Now the entries will be considered by a high profile judging panel. Members of the panel include Andrew Fullerton, Head of Design Development & Planning at BBC Commercial Projects; Andrew Ward, Director of Corporate Relations, Brunel University; Ash Verma, Chairman, Gateway Asia + HIB; Emma Hindes, General Manager, Westfield London; Martyn Evans, Creative Director, Cathedral Group; Mike Rooney, Chief Operating Officer, London First; Nigel Milton, Director of Policy & Relations, Heathrow; Maureen Penfold, Partner, Kingston Smith; Joyce Macfarlane, Director, JCC Selfsense; Steven Booth, Managing Partner, IBB Solicitors; Mike Langan, Chairman, Hillingdon Chamber of Commerce; and Colin Stanbridge, Chief Executive of London Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
The shortlist is expected to be announced on October 10, with the gala dinner presentation set to take place on November 27, 2014. That is designed as both a fabulous showcase of West London excellence, and a superb networking and promotional opportunity.
Sponsors include Heathrow Airport, Uxbridge College, SEGRO, Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College, Westfield, Lloyds Bank, PWC, Brunel University and Uxbridge College. Trinity Mirror Southern, publishers of the Uxbridge Gazette, Ealing Gazette, Hounslow Chronicle, and Hammersmith & Fulham Gazette, are also supporters of the event, as are Radio Jackie.
The Awards were open to entries from businesses all across the region – and to all companies whether members or non-members of West London Business.