Deadline is approaching for entries in East Renfrewshire Business Awards

Winners at last year's East Renfrewshire Business Awards. Who will take the honours in 2019? (Photo: Dave Muir)
Winners at last year's East Renfrewshire Business Awards. Who will take the honours in 2019? (Photo: Dave Muir)

The closing date is fast approaching for East Renfrewshire businesses to enter the local Business Awards.

Businesses have until 5pm on Wednesday, April 17, to submit their completed application forms.

Elaine C Smith will host the awards ceremony.

Elaine C Smith will host the awards ceremony.

The awards are open to businesses of all sizes, in all sectors, based in East Renfrewshire, and are free to enter. Companies can enter up to three of the eight categories.

The winners will be announced at the glittering black tie awards dinner at the newly-refurbished Dalmeny Park Hotel in Barrhead on Thursday, June 6, with the event hosted by leading Scottish actress and comedian Elaine C Smith.

The award categories for the 2019 Awards are: Best Home Based Business Award – sponsored by East Renfrewshire Council; Developing East Renfrewshire’s Young Workforce Award – sponsored by George Leslie Limited; Family Business Award – sponsored by PBA, now part of Stantec; Excellence in Customer Service Award – sponsored by The Avenue Shopping Centre; Most Promising New Business Award – sponsored by Business Gateway East Renfrewshire; Community Impact Award – sponsored by CALA Homes West; Best New Product or Service Award – sponsored by Procast; and East Renfrewshire’s Best Business – sponsored by Taylor Wimpey West ScotlandFor more information and application forms, go to East Renfrewshire Business Awards, email awards@entourageuk.com or call the awards helpline on 0141 887 6181.