bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards open for entries
The British Franchise Association (bfa) has announced that it is now accepting entries for this year's bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year Awards which are once again being supported by Express Newspapers. These national annual awards highlight, the bfa explains, the outstanding efforts, achievements and stories of the top franchisees in the UK.
According to the information provided, each franchise system can enter up to five franchisees – one for each of the bfa’s five regions, namely for London/South East, South West & South Wales, Midlands & North Wales, North and Scotland & Northern Ireland. The Gold Winner of the Awards will receive £5,000 from HSBC, together with a commemorative trophy and the title bfa HSBC Franchisee of the Year. The Silver and Bronze Winners will receive £3,000 and £2,000 respectively, courtesy of HSBC. The five regional winners will each receive £500, again provided by HSBC.
All entries must have been submitted by Friday, 29th June. The regional finalists will then be invited to attend an interview with the judging panel on 15th or 16th August depending on region and the overall winners will be announced at a gala dinner held at the NEC in Birmingham on 4th October 2012. (kbp)