10k cash prize

Innovative entrepreneurs pitch for £10k cash prize

Small-business owners who can demonstrate innovative business ideas, along with the potential to grow their firm, are being invited to compete for a £10,000 cash prize following the launch of the O2 X Awards. Businesses from any sector can enter the competition as long as they employ 50 staff or fewer, and can provide evidence of a financially stable business model that is innovative and has the potential to grow. Applicants must also show that they have strong leadership skills, drive and vision, and that their firm has a strong brand identity. Entrepreneurs can enter one of four award categories – fashion, music, food and drink, and technology and innovation. Entrants will be judged regionally before eight finalists are selected and put forward for the national finals. One ov... »