Award Categories

Best Marketing Campaign

Sponsored by Semefab

This Award is open to any organisation that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate measurable success in planning and executing a compelling marketing campaign in the last year.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you effectively used all the resources available within your organisation to achieve demonstrable results in line with, or exceeding, your initial objectives.

Semefab

Best Performing Business with under 10 employees

Sponsored by Ingenico

This Award is open to any business with less than 10 employees that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate it is successfully implementing a plan that is significantly improving its operational and financial performance.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you have clear business objectives and demanding performance targets that you are achieving consistently.

Ingenico

Best Performing Business with between 10 and 50 employees

Sponsored by Thomson Cooper

This Award is open to any business with between 10 and 50 employees that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate it has a business plan that is delivering significant improvements in operational and financial performance.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you have clear business objectives and ambitious performance targets that you are achieving consistently.

Thomson Cooper

Best Performing Business with over 50 employees

Sponsored by EQ Accountants

This Award is open to any business with over 50 employees that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate it has a strategy that is delivering significant improvements in operational and financial performance.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you have clear business objectives and challenging KPIs that you are achieving consistently.

EQ Accountants

Best School Partnership

Sponsored by ExxonMobil

This Award is open to any organisation that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate a successful partnership(s) with a school(s) in Fife that has given pupils a greater understanding of business and their career options, and the world of work.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you have created a partnership that is successfully delivering its objectives and is sustainable.

ExxonMobil

Excellence in Community Engagement

Sponsored by Rennies Coaches

This Award is open to any business that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate a partnership(s) with a local community group(s) or participation in a local community project(s) that has significant benefit.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you are putting significant time, effort and resource (relative to the size of your business) into the partnership/project to secure the best outcome possible.

Entries for this Award will not be accepted from public sector organisations or registered charities, and they will not be accepted for projects with local schools, for which there is a separate category.

Rennies Coaches

Excellence in Creativity and Innovation

Sponsored by MHA Henderson Loggie

This Award is open to any organisation that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate that it has a focus on product, service or process innovation that is improving its operating performance and future growth prospects. This can include refinements/ changes to existing products, services and processes, as well as the introduction of new ones.

Winning this Award requires you to show that innovation/creativity is embedded in the business and encouraged across the workforce, and is delivering tangible benefits.

MHA Henderson Loggie

Excellence in Customer Service

Sponsored by Diageo

This Award is open to any organisation that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate that its staff are focused on improving customer service and its business practices consistently deliver high customer satisfaction ratings.

Winning this Award requires you to show that you have systems or processes in place across the business to support excellent customer service.

Diageo

Excellence in People Development (over 20 employees)

Sponsored by Leviton Network Solutions Europe

This Award is open to any organisation employing more than 20 people that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate that staff training and developing meets employee needs and is closely aligned to the organisation’s long-term growth strategy.

Winning this Award requires you to show that training/development is an integral part of your business, and you plan and execute it with well-defined and measurable objectives in mind.

Leviton Network Solutions Europe

Greenest Business

Sponsored by Kettle Produce

This Award is open to any business that is operating in Fife, and that can demonstrate commercial success by adopting environmentally friendly policies and practices that exceed its industry/sector standards.

Winning this Award requires you to show that your business has a clear plan to combine business success and environmental sustainability.

Entries for this Award will not be accepted from public sector organisations or environmental charities.

Kettle Produce

Outstanding Business Award

Sponsored by Fife Economy Partnership

The Outstanding Business Award is given to a business, at the discretion of Fife Economy Partnership, and a select judging panel. The award recognises outstanding achievement of a business that is exemplary in their field. A business that demonstrates excellence across a range of business areas.

Previous winners has included: James Donaldson & Sons Ltd, Briggs Marine and Ingenico Northern Europe Ltd.

Fife Economy Partnership