Derbyshire Times’ awards ceremony


TALENTED companies will find out this week how they have fared in the Derbyshire Times’ 2011 Business Awards.

The annual competition’s elite finalists will be attending a ceremony at Chesterfield FC’s B2Net Stadium, tonight, Thursday, November 17, where the winners will be announced.

More than 30 firms and entrepreneurs have been shortlisted in a variety of award categories including best business idea, best retailer and best young business person.

The competition is backed by marketing group Destination Chesterfield with expert judges from Derbyshire chamber of commerce, Robinson’s Plc, the Nat West bank and the Derbyshire Times.

Companies expected to do well will include those who have demonstrated excellence in private or public sectors.

For full coverage and results see next weeks’ Derbyshire Times and visit for details.