Nominations are now open! Entries must be received before midnight Friday, 30th March 2018.
Entries Open: Thursday 25th January 2018: Companies are permitted to up to 3 categories.
Entries Close: Friday 30th March 2018: Once all applications are submitted, they will be sent to judging. Applicants may be contacted by sponsors during the judging period for more information or to arrange a meeting.
Judging Period: Friday 13th April to Friday 11th May 2018: The category sponsor will have full responsibility for judging their own award. In order to remain impartial, we would recommend including at least one external member in the judging panel. We encourage all sponsors to contact each applicant directly to ask for further information, or to arrange to meet, to judge their category fairly and decide on the three finalists. Judges will be asked to supply just reason for their decisions and be able to provide evidentiary support should this be required. The business editor and publisher of the Surrey Advertiser and Surrey Mirror will review the finalists to ensure they are satisfied with all sponsors’ decisions, they reserve the right to overrule any decision made. All financial information submitted to the award will remain confidential.
Finalists Contacted: Week Commencing Monday 21st May 2018: Companies will be contacted confirming whether they have been shortlisted as finalists for this event. If your business is selected as a finalist you will also receive two tickets to our Finalists and Sponsors Champagne and Canapés evening which is to be held in June 2018. Finalists will be required to purchase tickets or a table to the awards ceremony dinner, held on 27th June 2018 at Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge.
Sponsors and Finalists Champagne and Canapés Evening: June 2018: Finalists and Sponsors to arrive from 6pm, to finish at approximately 8pm.
Awards Ceremony: 27th June 2018, Mercedes-Benz World, Weybridge: As we celebrate the outstanding achievements of Surrey’s most successful businesses over the past year, the 2018 Toast of Surrey Business Awards is set to be the most impressive and memorable event of the Surrey business calendar. The awards night will be filled with fabulous entertainment. Hosts and entertainment provided by Champions Speakers.
Tickets are £100 + VAT each
Tables of 10 are £1000 + VAT each
If you have any questions about the awards, please contact: Vikky Perry at Champions (UK) plc onor at