The Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100 national awards dinner
The 2014 awards dinner was held on 10 June at The Savoy in London. The guest speakers were Tim Steiner, co-founder and CEO of online grocery retailer Ocado, and Martin McCourt, former CEO of Dyson. The awards dinner honoured companies on the latest league table, who each received a framed certificate.
The sponsors presented a number of special awards for excellence:
- Best brand award, sponsored by The Sunday Times
Runners up: Charles Tyrwhitt Shirts and Dr Martens
- Customer service award, sponsored by Lloyds Bank
Winner: Pret A Manger
Runners up: Express Engineering and Jamie's Italian
- Value creation award, sponsored by UBS Wealth Management
Runners up: A-Gas International and Bifold Fluidpower
- Ones to Recognise award, sponsored by BDO
Winner: Brompton Bicycle
Runners up: CLC Group and Sigmatex
- Fastest-growing company award, sponsored by BDO
Winner: The Hut Group
See the links and press release for more details.
For a list of all previous Profit Track 100 award winners click here.
Profit Track 100 regional dinners & roundtable discussionsFast Track organises a variety of extra activities for Profit Track 100 companies who have been on current and past league tables, such as:
Owners' dinners at The Westbury, sponsored by UBS Wealth Management, with guest speakers such as Sinclair Beecham, co-founder of Pret A Manger, and Jonathan Warburton, chairman of Warburtons.
Regional entrepreneurs' dinners in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Edinburgh, with guest speakers such as Sir Rocco Forte of Rocco Forte Collection and Nick Wheeler, founder and chairman of Charles Tyrwhitt Shirts, sponsored by Lloyds Bank Wholesale Banking & Markets.