Thames Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Awards

TVCC Business Awards 2022

The Chamber Awards are an inspiring highlight in the Thames Valley’s annual event calendar.

We are delighted to announce that the Awards are back for 2022 and will be taking place on Thursday 23rd June at the Hilton Hotel, Reading.

Our business awards are free to enter for members and non-members and the opportunities that come alongside entering an award are invaluable, including a great boost to staff morale, a powerful tool to raise your profile and a way to stand out against your competitors. 

Shortlist to be announced soon.

Thames Valley Business of the Year

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This Award is the ultimate business accolade recognising and honouring the best of the best within the Thames Valley business community.

The winner of this category will be announced on the night.

Best Use of Technology

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This award recognises organisations that have fully exploited the range of technology available to them to grow their business. Entrants for this award must demonstrate how they have used the power of technology to transform their business.

Most Promising New Business

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This category celebrates the best of new business in the Thames Valley. Entrants to this award will be expected to demonstrate sustainable growth combined with a degree of commercial success that is exceptional for the size of the business. The business must be in its first 3 years to enter.

Workplace Health and Wellbeing Award

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Is the health and wellbeing of your employees embedded in your business culture? This award will recognise the organisations that undertake activity that promotes and encourages the positive health and wellbeing of staff and also recognises the impact that this has on both employees and the wider business.

Excellence in Customer Service Award

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Recognising organisations with a focus on customer service and care, this award has been designed for businesses who can demonstrate excellence and commitment in the ever-important area of customer service.

Excellence in Sustainability

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This award seeks to recognise any business who can demonstrate success in reducing their environmental impact either directly in their operations, in the supply chain or during product use. Examples might be reducing energy usage, developing a new product or service that delivers environmental sustainability, working with customers or suppliers to eliminate non-recyclable packaging, introducing biodiversity or decarbonising your energy mix.

Equality and Diversity Award

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A focus on supporting and encouraging diversity and inclusion is the foundation of a progressive business community. This Award recognises an outstanding business who promotes and supports equality, inclusion, disability access and support, community engagement and welfare.

Commitment to the Community Award

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This award recognises and celebrates businesses who demonstrate an outstanding contribution and exceptional commitment to the community. Whether a group from the voluntary or not-for-profit sector, an invaluable individual or a community minded business, they will have inspired others, been proactive in their community and have gone that extra mile in giving their time and enthusiasm.

Export Business of the Year

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This award recognises the strength of Britain’s exporters. Entrants for this award must stand out from the crowd on the international stage and demonstrate that they have generated significant and/or sustained increases in their export activity.

SME Business of the Year

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Open to organisations employing between 10 and 250 employees who have been trading for over 3 years. This award will go to the company that has achieved consistent growth backed by a strong financial performance, while demonstrating a clear understanding of the markets that it operates in.

Employer of the Year

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This award recognises organisations that demonstrate excellence in the promotion and implementation of a learning and development culture. Entrants for this award must communicate how this culture has contributed to the business achieving outstanding success.