Our sponsors play a vital role in the annual Barnsley and Rotherham Business Awards and their support is invaluable. Each year we welcome 14 awards sponsors as well as our general event sponsors.
2018 Business Awards Sponsors
Chamber Skills Solutions
Skills Development Award Sponsor
Chamber Skills Solutions
Chamber Skills Solutions (CSS) is a training provider covering Barnsley, Rotherham, Sheffield and South Yorkshire, and is part of Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce.
CSS works with a large network of quality specialist training providers to deliver training that meets requirements across all sectors and occupational areas, from Manufacturing to First Aid, there is a wide variation of courses to cover all businesses.
Apprentice of the Year Award Sponsor
Enzygo Limited is a specialist environmental consultancy with established experience and a clear understanding of the elements required for the delivery of all forms of development and major infrastructure projects. Enzygo specializes in managing the delivery of complex development projects in a wide range of sectors, including waste technology, management, energy and environment, and residential and leisure/commercial sectors.
Finance For Enterprise
Charity of the Year Award Sponsor
Fortem works as a property solutions provider in over 165,000 homes and properties across the UK and delivers services to over 500,000 people. Creating a legacy in local communities is at the heart of our business, last year we invested £1.2m in local community projects through volunteering, supplying materials and fundraising.
While predominantly providing maintenance services for social housing partners, Fortem’s market also includes public buildings, blue light services and education. In addition, Fortem has industry-leading Energy Services expertise, specialising in making homes more energy efficient and cheaper and easier to heat, helping families out of fuel poverty and reducing carbon emissions.
Gibson Booth Business Solutions & Insolvency
Julie Kenny CBE. DL
Pre-Dinner Drinks Reception Sponsor
Julie Kenny CBE. DL
Julie Kenny is a successful South Yorkshire based entrepreneur.
Following the sale in 2016 of award winning Pyronix Limited which she built from start up in 1986, Julie continues to serve business and communities, holding several trustee/patron positions for diverse charitable organisations.
Julie is a Non-Executive Director and Chair of Robson Handling Technology and also chairs Wentworth Woodhouse Preservation Trust and Maltby Learning Trust.
T – 01909 561871
Excellence in Customer Service Sponsor
Pyronix is a world-leading manufacturer of electronic security equipment for use in residential, commercial and industrial applications in the intruder alarm market. Now part of the Hikvision group of companies, Pyronix designs, manufactures, and markets a wide range of multi-award-winning wired and wireless intruder alarm solutions, utilising market-leading technologies developed exclusively by our in-house R&D team.
Environmental Commitment Award Sponsor
Established in 1978 as a paper recycler, Russell Richardson has evolved into one of the UK’s leading confidential shredding, archiving and recycling companies.
With a fleet of tracked vehicles operating daily, Russell Richardson offer a range of reliable, flexible and secure services; including:
- On or off site document shredding
- Document archiving
- Textile and uniform destruction
- Hard drive shredding
- Electronic media destruction
- IT recycling
- Office waste and recycling services
Russell Richardson are accredited to ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, ISO 27001 and members of the BSIA (British Security Industry Association)
Business Community Impact Award Sponsor
SteelPhalt has been developing and manufacturing high performance asphalt products for roadmaking in the UK industry since the 1960’s.
Based in Rotherham, South Yorkshire, SteelPhalt is ideally located to source slag cost-effectively from the surrounding steel industry – a sustainable way of making asphalt since at least 95% of the product is recycled.
Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce
Lifetime Achievement Award Sponsor
Collectively Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber of Commerce has been supporting the local economy and facilitating individual and business success since 1882.
We believe Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber has a key role to play in a new era of civic leadership and we turn to the county’s most successful businesses to shape the future of the region’s economy.