Fastest 40 Awards – Additional category announced

Fastest 40
The East Midlands Business Link Fastest 40 Awards 2017

EMBL is delighted to announce an additional category in the East Midlands Business Link Fastest 40 Awards 2017. Fastest Owner-Manager will be sponsored by Qdos Consulting.

One of the most hotly anticipated events in the region’s business calendar, the Fastest 40 celebrates the cream of young entrepreneurial talent in the East Midlands. Anyone from MD down is eligible to enter the Awards. If you are a rising star in your field and feel you have made a significant contribution to your business, these are the awards for you!

Nominations are currently open in the following categories:

Fastest Owner Manager – Sponsored by Qdos Consulting
Fastest Restaurant and Bar – Sponsored by Poppleston Allen
Fastest in Property
Sponsored by Cartwright Communications
Fastest in Tech & Creative
Fastest in Professional Services


An overall winner – Sponsored by NTU Employability – will be selected from the winners of each category.

Nominations for the Fastest 40 Awards are open until Tuesday 2nd May. Entrants must have been aged 40 or under on 31st December 2016.

Entry forms are available to download here: The East Midlands Business Link Fastest 40 Awards 2017. Please return all forms to I.Evans@blmgroup.co.uk 

N.B. – We allow entries in multiple categories. If you have already entered the awards and wish to be considered for the Fastest Owner-Manager category, please let us know.

The Fastest 40 Awards is set to take place on Tuesday 16th May, 4pm-6.30pm at Genting Casino Riverlights Derby. To register your attendance please visit the Eventbrite page    

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES – Would you like to sponsor a category at the East Midlands Business Link Fastest 40 Awards? Please contact BLM Group head of sales Angie Cooper on 01472 310310