Q&A – How the Awards Work
How do you nominate a business / individual for the awards?
I've been nominated! What happens next?
We will be in contact with you to get a few more details then we’ll send you an Entry Form to fill in. If we’ve already got your email address from past year’s nominations you’ll hear from us soon. If we haven’t got your email address and you’re on Facebook it’s likely we’ll contact you via Facebook Message so do please look out for any contact from us. Once the form has been submitted to us you will be officially entered into the awards.
Who can I nominate?
How many businesses can I nominate?
Why can I only choose to nominate for The Beacon Award, Customer Friendly Business and Pride of Ribble Valley?
When do 2019 nominations open and close?
Nominations for 2019 open on Thursday 25 July and close at midnight on Thursday 29 August. The deadline for receiving entry forms is Sunday 1 September.
What is the Pride of Ribble Valley Award for?
I live outside of the Ribble Valley, can I nominate a business?
How are the entries judged and shortlisted?
When will the shortlisted businesses / finalists be announced?
The shortlisted businesses / finalists for each category will be announced via social media on Thursday 12 September.
How are the winners decided?
When does the ceremony take place?
The 2019 Ribble Valley Business Awards ceremony will take place on Wednesday October 9th at Stirk House.