UK COMPANY OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2018
FRIDAY 6 JULY, 5PM-7.15PM
COUNTY HALL, LONDON
On Friday 6 July, Young Enterprise, the national charity that supports young people to successfully earn and manage money, is hosting an awards ceremony to celebrate the talented young people changing the face of business. The UK Company of the Year Awards will be the grand finale of the 2018 Young Enterprise’s flagship Company Programme. Over the course of the year, more than 16,500 students from around 1,400 teams located across the UK, Channel Islands and Gibraltar have set up and run student businesses, battling it out in local and regional competitions. Fourteen teams will make it to the final, and the overall UK winner will be crowned on the night. The winner of the UK Company Award will go on to represent the UK at the Junior Achievement Company of the Year Final in Belgrade, Serbia in July.
BBC presenter Steph McGovern Steph McGovern will host the evening, alongside multi-award winning young entrepreneur Ben Towers – recently named Number One on The Times Magazine Superteen Power List.
WHO WILL BE THERE?
In the audience will be leading influencers in the start-up and business communities, Young Enterprise supporters from education and government and some special guests to present the awards.
Doors open, drinks reception and an opportunity to view the finalists' trade stands
Welcome and Awards Ceremony