Excellence Awards 2018

An evening of celebration, the Solihull BID Excellence Awards 2018 showcase Solihull's thriving business community

Awards Sponsors

Join us at the St Johns Hotel, Warwick Road on Thursday, November 22nd (6pm start) for a fantastic evening of celebration. Get your tickets below and enjoy a Fizz Reception, Casino Games, three-course meal with complementary wine followed by the presentation of the awards, hosted by ITV's Sameena Ali-Khan


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Meet the Judges

The awards judging panel has the difficult job of whittling down all of the entries to shortlists before ultimately deciding who our winners are. Meet our select group below

John Callaghan

Solihull College & University Centre Principal

Eileen Schofield

Principal Solicitor, Schofield & Associates

David Bradnock

HM Deputy Lieutenant for the West Midlands

Paul Brown

Director, EY

Ojay McDonald

Chief Executive of the Association of Town & City Management

David Colcombe

Chef Director, Tonic Talent & Chef Consultant, Liquid PR

Stacey Barnfield

Director, Edwin Ellis Creative Media

Last year's winners

Here is the roll of honour from the 2017 Solihull BID Excellence Awards

Best Customer Service

RBS, High Street

Outstanding Innovation & Enterprise

Phoebus Software

Best Independent

Projex Building Solutions

Best Team

Advance Employment

Best Apprentice

Omar Naeem (Sky Retail)

Best Trainee

Hannah Clarke (John Lewis) & Paulina Czapiewska (BNP Paribas)

Best Fundraising or Community Project

Mad Hatter’s Children's Charity

Best Hospitality & Leisure

The White Swan