With less than 4 weeks left it might be a good time to remind you to think about entering! There are 3 business awards to enter and today we're going to look at international trade.
The Queen's Award for International Trade is awarded for growth and commercial success in international trade.
Sean took time out of the office last week to meet one of our colleagues from UKTI, John Rimmer who very kindly offered to share a little advice on completing a Queen’s Awards entry form in the International Trade category.
We have a guest blog today from Milli d'Hangest d'Yvoy from TestPlant, a 2013 Queen's Award for Enterprise winner in the International Trade category.
Queen’s Awards winners are a fine example of the excellence that Scotland has to offer the rest of the world.
Recently the Secretary of State for Business and Skills visited Peak Scientific as part of a day visit to Glasgow.
In the final week before the Awards close, the Queen’s Awards office has been inordinately busy...
Today’s guest blog is from Rachel Carnac, co-founder of Metal Events - Winner of The Queen's Award for Enterprise - International Trade. As a micro-business it was with some trepidation that we took the decision to enter the Queen's Awards …
Today we have a guest blog from Tony Hunt, Chairman of The Innis & Gunn Brewing Company. Tony attended the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise reception with Peter Mielzynski, who runs the Canadian Business which sold over 40% of Innes and Gunn exports in 2012.
Today we have a guest blog from George Mackintosh (CEO, Testplant) who explains what winning has meant to him and TestPlant.
We invited Lesley Batchelor, Director General of the Institute of Export and one of our judges to share what she looks for in a winning entry.