Inspire Awards

Inspire 20 logo with link to Inspire Business Awards website

The Inspire Business Awards 2020 is accepting entries until 31 October 2020. This year there are 12 awards to ensure that there is a category suitable for every size and type of business together with a Winner of Winners award chosen by the judges.

Organised and managed by Destination Basingstoke, The Inspire Business Awards aims to shine a spotlight on some of the quiet achievements and successes of entrepreneurs based in north Hampshire. Whilst 2020 been a challenging time for businesses of all sizes, there are still causes for celebration to be found in every industry and sector.

Entry into the INSPIRE20 business awards is free and those selected as finalists will each receive a free ticket to attend the prestigious ceremony. The INSPIRE organising committee will be following guidance with the hope of being able to run the event to celebrate the finalists and award the winners later this year or early 2021.

To enter your business into this year’s awards visit the Inspire Business Awards website.




Large Business of the Year
Open to businesses with a turnover of over £5 million.
Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
Medium Business of the Year
Open to businesses with an annual turnover of £505k to £5 million.
Absolutely Offices
Small Business of the Year
Open to businesses with a turnover of £500k and under.
New Business of the Year Hart District Council
Business and Community LocalQ
Employer of the Year HR Dept
Innovation Excellence Face TV
Service Excellence Morrisons Solicitors
Young Person in Business Award Minuteman Press
Environmental Responsibility Award Vitacress
Excellence in Digital Technology Award Basingstoke Gazette
Wellbeing at Work Award Festival Place

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