The race is on to win one of the prestigious titles of the 2016 East Renfrewshire Business Awards.
The application process is now open and businesses are urged to apply to promote their companies and celebrate their achievements.
This year, the judges are looking forward to finding more inspiring examples in East Renfrewshire’s vibrant business community that illustrate the wealth of talent and enterprise in the region.
The awards are open to businesses of all sizes, in all sectors operating in East Renfrewshire.
The range of award categories - including the Family Business Award and Excellence in Customer Service - has been designed to be fully accessible to all businesses.
Organisers have also introduced two new categories - Food and Drink Award and Excellence in Innovation Award. It is free to apply and companies can apply to enter as many of the eight categories as they wish.
The awards, which are hosted by East Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce, attract high profile industry support and this year is no different with CALA Homes (West) as principal sponsor.
Liana Canavan, sales and marketing director at CALA Homes (West), said: “We are delighted to be involved with the East Renfrewshire Business Awards this year.
“Our East Renfrewshire development, Queen’s Gait, and Thorntonhall, which lies just across the regional border, are focused on community and family living so what better way to lend our support than partnering with the business awards.
“Celebrating business achievements is part of the CALA ethos so we are very much looking forward to getting involved and hearing about the great work going on within the region.”
Some of this year’s award categories are: Family Business Award – CALA Homes (West), Excellence in Customer Service Award – sponsored by The Avenue Shopping Centre and Most Promising New Business Award - sponsored by Business Gateway.
For more information on the awards please visit www.eastrenchamber.org.uk/erba_2016.php businesses have until Wednesday, May 4 to submit their completed application forms.