Newham Chamber

Celebrating Business Excellence

Across all Sectors in Newham

Sponsored by:

Newham Chamber Sponcers

 Deadline for Entries: 5.00 pm on Thursday, 31st August, 2017


 

To download detail information & Application Form click on following links;

Application Form – NCCA 2017 v1.1

Awards List and Application Details v1.1



BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (Sponsored by: Aspers Casino Westfield Stratford City)

NCC Awards 2017This category will be awarded by the judging panel and is only open to the winners of each of the other categories. Each winner will be automatically considered. You cannot nominate yourself. What the judges will be looking for – Best of the best businesses.

 



BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR (Sponsored by: Canary Wharf Group)  

NCC awards 2017This category is only open to either a business owner or employee who has demonstrated leadership and motivational ability in running and developing their business. You must be nominated by someone else for this category. You cannot nominate yourself.

 



BEST INNOVATION IN BUSINESS (Sponsored by: Tate & Lyle Sugars)

Newham ChamberThis category is for businesses which have been innovative in their business, and helped to raise the company profile, profitability or efficiency. What the judges will be looking for:

  • How innovation has helped your business to raise its profile,
  • How the uses of innovative products or services have helped your business improve profit or efficiency.
  • Examples of innovative products or services.
  • Plan for use of innovation for the next 12 months


YOUNG ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR (Sponsored by: Newham London Borough Council)
NCC Awards 2017This category is open to a young business owner or employee (under the age of 30) who has demonstrated vision and creativity. You will need to demonstrate that your contribution to the business has had a direct impact on its success. What the judges will be looking for:
  • Your vision for the business,
  • How you have achieved your objectives, and overcome obstacles,
  • Your plan for the coming year


CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (Sponsored by: London City Airport)

Ncc Aw\rds 2017The Corporate Social Responsibility award is aimed at commercial businesses which demonstrate how they integrate the success and smooth running of their business with a strong sense of responsibility and consideration for their role as a corporate citizen. What the judges will be looking for:The Corporate Social Responsibility award is aimed at commercial businesses which demonstrate how they integrate the success and smooth running of their business with a strong sense of responsibility and consideration for their role as a corporate citizen. What the judges will be looking for;

  • To be able to demonstrate where applicable their commitment and involvement in the key areas of CSR,
  • Examples of good CSR practices,
  • Quantifiable benefits of your CSR program.


E-BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (Sponsored by: Lall Ondhia Chartered Certified Accountants)

NCC Awards 2017This category is for businesses which have harnessed digital technology in their business, and helped to raise the company profile, profitability or efficiency. This category is for businesses which have harnessed digital technology in their business, and helped to raise the company profile, profitability or efficiency. What the judges will be looking for;

  • How digital technology has helped your business to raise its profile,
  • How the use of digital platforms, including website and social media, have helped your business improve profit or efficiency,
  • Examples of customer friendly digital products or services,
  • Plan for use of digital technology for the next 12 months.


COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT (Sponsored by: McDonalds)

NCC Awards 2017This category is open to businesses, voluntary and community organizations that have made a contribution to the local community over the last 12 months. Entrants will be measured on their social impact – not on their financial support to organizations. What the judges will be looking for;

 

  • How you helped your local community.
  • How have your efforts made a difference?
  • Can you demonstrate a track record of delivery?


TRAINING AND DEVELOPMENT (Sponsored by: Newham College of Further Education)

NCC Awards 2017This category is aimed at companies which have excellent training, education and/or development practices. What the judges will be looking for:

  • Identification of the workforce needs of your business,
  • Demonstration of company commitment to training,
  • Development and/or education of its workforce,
  • What types of training and development do you provide?
  • How will future training and development priorities for the business benefit the business?


GREEN BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (Sponsored by: Brandstad & Wiseman Lee)

NCC Awards 2017This category is for businesses which have used environment-friendly management practices to improve working conditions, and/or relationships with customers, suppliers and/or that their green products or services have had a positive impact on their business. What the judges will be looking for;
  • Examples of best green practices,
  • Business benefits of your green products, services or actions,
  • Examples of how green products or services are designed produced or marketed.


CUSTOMER SERVICE LARGE AND MEDIUM BUSINESS (Sponsored by: Gallions Reach Shopping Park)

NCC Awards 2017This category recognises the business that pays attention to the needs of customers and strive for excellence in customer satisfaction and service. This category is for the business with 50 or more employees. Judges will be looking for a business which;

  • Demonstrates a clear example of excellent customer service,
  • Has identified its customer needs,
  • Engages, trains and manages staff to meet customer expectations at all times,
  • Has ongoing strategies to identify initiatives that benefit customers, suppliers and staff,
  • Demonstrates commitment to customer service.


CUSTOMER SERVICE SMALL/MICRO-BUSINESS(Sponsored by: Stratford Original)

NCC business Awards 2017This category recognises the business that pays attention to the needs of customers and strive for excellence in customer satisfaction and service. This category is for the business with 50 or less employees. Judges will be looking for a business which;

 

  • Demonstrates a clear example of excellent customer service,
  • Has identified its customer needs,
  • Engages, trains and manages staff to meet customer expectations at all times,
  • Has ongoing strategies to identify initiatives that benefit customers, suppliers and staff,
  • Demonstrates commitment to customer service


SOLE TRADER/MICRO BUSINESS OF THE YEAR (Sponsored by: Alan Patient & Co.)

This category is open to a small business with 5 employees or less. You could be working from home, hot-desking, running an online business, a sole trader, market trader, or running a small shop. The main criterion is that your business is thriving. What the judges will be looking for;

  • Creativity and innovation on limited resources,
  • Evidence of achievement and sustainability,
  • Clear vision for the future