The Buckinghamshire Business Awards 2019

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards Ceremony will be held on
Wednesday 9th October 2019 at the Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury

Showcasing Buckinghamshire

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards are an opportunity for local businesses to show that they are leaders in their field who excel through hard work and entrepreneurial vision.

Each winner and finalist embodies the spirit of entrepreneurship that makes Buckinghamshire renowned for business success. Together, they all show that nobody does business like Buckinghamshire. Take a look at the 2018 winners here >

Tickets for the Buckinghamshire Business Awards ceremony at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on Wednesday 9th October 2019 are now on sale.

Buy tickets here >

2019 Award Finalists

Apprentice and Young Person Employer of the Year

Sponsored by Buckinghamshire County Council


Digital Innovation Award

Sponsored by Bosch


Growth Business of the Year

Sponsored by Richardsons Chartered Accountants


Low Carbon Workspace of the Year

Sponsored by Low Carbon Workspaces (a project funded by the European Regional Development Fund)


Small Business of the Year

Sponsored by Buckinghamshire Local Enterprise Partnership


Best in Chiltern & South Bucks Districts

Sponsored by Chiltern & South Bucks District Councils



Corporate Social Responsibility Award

Sponsored by Chandler Garvey


Excellence in Customer Service Award

Sponsored by Mix96


International Trade and Export Award

Sponsored by Heathrow


New Business of the Year

Sponsored by Bucks New University


Best in Aylesbury Vale District

Sponsored by Aylesbury Vale District Council


Best in Wycombe District

Sponsored by Wycombe District Council


What you Need to know

Buckinghamshire’s most prestigious Business Awards is now closed for entries. Tickets for the Buckinghamshire Business Awards ceremony at the Aylesbury Waterside Theatre on Wednesday 9th October 2019 are now on sale here >

If you are interested in sponsoring the 2019 Buckinghamshire Business Awards please download the Sponsorship Brochure or contact us at

Please download the following documents to help you make the most of your entry. 

What is the deadline for entry?

The deadline for entry is midnight on Thursday 18 April 2019

How do we submit an entry?

You must download and complete an entry form for each category you wish to enter in addition to the General Entry Information  

How much does it cost to enter?

The awards are free to enter and shortlisted organisations will receive one free ticket to the gala dinner on Wednesday 9th October 2019

How many stages are there?

  1. Entry is by written submission only from which shortlists will be decided. 
  2. Shortlisted organisations will be visited by a judge at their premises 
  3. From the shortlist – finalists will be selected after having been through our judging panel.
  4. Finalists will be notified by email on Thursday 25th July 2019
  5. A senior representative from all finalist organisations must be available to attend the gala dinner on Wednesday 9th October 2019.

What is the confidentiality policy for the written entries?

All entries are confidential and will only be viewed by the judges. 

Who should I contact with any questions?

The Buckinghamshire Business Awards are organised by Buckinghamshire Business First and any questions should be directed to or tel: 01494 927158

What can I expect on the night?

A night like nothing you’ve ever experienced before – the ceremony is something very different and will certainly be a night to remember, regardless of if you are a guest, a finalist or even better a winner! Your colleagues, important clients and prospects will enjoy the very best in hospitality, cuisine and production.

2019 Sponsors

Sponsors in the Spotlight

In the build-up to the awards, we are profiling each sponsor and hearing why they are proud to be involved in the Buckinghamshire Business Awards.

These articles will be added periodically in the run-up to the awards ceremony on October 9th.

2018 Awards

Whether you missed out on the event and want to see what the fuss is all about, or if you were there but your memory is a little hazy (perhaps related to the amount of champagne drunk on the night) then check out a selection of the professional pictures taken on the night here and the images from the photo booth here. You can also see what happened on social media here.

The videos shown on the night featuring the finalists in each category can be watched here >

Previous Award Winners

Take a look at our previous Award Winners below: