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Entries now open for the Test Valley Business Awards 2020

Entries are now being accepted for the 2020 Test Valley Business Awards…

Following a vibrant official launch at Kimbridge Barn, near Romsey, Test Valley Business Awards are now accepting entries until midnight 15th May.

Test Valley businesses are encouraged to visit,.uk  and enter as many of this year’s awards categories as possible by filling in the short form. As the Mayor of Test Valley commented at the launch “entry is easy, it’s free and the promotional benefits are significant.”

This year, there are no fewer than 6 awards categories to choose from, sponsored by some of the areas most accomplished and well-established businesses.

The Test Valley Business Awards 2020 Awards Categories & Gold Sponsors are:

Innovation & Technology Award – The University of Southampton Science Park

New Business of the Year Award – Test Valley Borough Council

Business in the Community – Barratt Homes

Employer of the Year Award – Simplyhealth

Businesswoman of the Year Award – Aster Group

Small Business of the Year Award – Parker Bullen LLP

Jon Green, managing director for Barratt Homes said,

“We don’t just build homes, we build communities, and it’s so important to us to support local businesses and groups in any way we can. We are delighted to sponsor the Business in the Community category at the Test Valley Business Awards 2020. I’m looking forward to reading the entries!”

To enter, businesses are asked to visit: and fill in the simple online form with 200 – 250 words about their business against the relevant category judging criteria, which can also be found on the Awards’ website.

During the entry period, several entrants will be selected at random to receive an array of fabulous entry prizes; including wine, champagne, and other sought-after local goodies.

The Awards is free to enter taking just a few short minutes to fill in the online form which, if successfully chosen as a winner, could lead to a full 12 months of business promotion across Test Valley.