Amazon Growing Business Awards will be held for the 20th time, and among the accolades up for grabs is Small Company of the Year (Turnover up to £10m). Below, explaining in 100 words why they are deserving of the Small Company of the Year (Turnover up to £10m) title, are the eight contenders.
The best small companies with a turnover of up to £10m in the UK: 2018 finalists
“The investment that we make in people lies at the very heart of our success and growth. The way we communicate our ‘why’ within a culture of high expectation gives our team purpose and focus, and results in outstanding world-class events and extremely happy and loyal clients.”
“CafePod is run with a competitive spirit and single-minded ambition like no other. Challenging the status quo is in our DNA; we are determined to take on the big boys and disrupt the sector. We never stop innovating and pushing the boundaries in our aim to become the UK’s number one coffee superbrand.”
“Davison Canners Ltd merits an award for considerable achievements over this past 2 years, showing phenomenal and continued sustainable business growth in various areas including turnover, profitability, staffing, product portfolio, market share, geographic coverage and customer base.”
“Our growth in expansion and turnover is one thing: our growth as both individuals and a team in the wake of our loss is another thing entirely. Whilst we see our work as an expression of the future, we remain true to the ethics established by our founders – diligence, open-mindedness, courtesy and interdependence.”
“Imaginera has shown that by focusing on core qualities of team collaboration, strong client engagement and innovation we can support large, multinational companies and we beat significantly larger competitors to do so. We have a highly motivated team whose skills and experience are growing faster than they would in most other local companies.”
“We have raised a very small sum of money from investors in comparison to other startups of similar or less success, and have turned that into a business that is now profitable and been around over 3 years. We have also built an audience of millions of users a year with virtually no marketing spend.”
“The Marshfield journey demonstrates a highly successful and sustainable transition from a struggling, small, family founded business. It has travelled through a period where exciting growth strategies were realised by a strategically recruited, well supported, very innovative, highly creative and inclusively managed team.”
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“Self-funded from the beginning, refusing to take money from VC’s or accelerators and boasting growing revenues by 70% YoY, we’ve shown rapid organic growth. Every penny has been reinvested back into the business, allowing us to offer the best value proposition and peace of mind for owners and sitters globally.”[article id=”122839″ title=”Growing Business Awards”]
The best small companies with a turnover of up to £10m in the UK: 2017 finalistssmall businesses to enjoy the freedom of being their own boss. With our software, we digitally streamline their accounting responsibilities, as well as offer unlimited advice from expert accountants. Our financial performance is strong, underpinned by excellent customer service (evidenced by low churn rates). Our clients can access specialist financial services (we’ve helped secure over £50m of mortgages to date), and through Crunch Chorus we act as a voice to thousands of micro-businesses across the UK. Our internal academy is also developing the next generation of accountancy talent.
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