Welcome to the Haines Watts Young Entrepreneur competition
Thames Valley firm Haines Watts, Chartered Accountants, has launched its 2017 region-wide search for young business talent with its FREE Young Entrepreneur of the Year competition.
We are looking for people who have outstanding business talent in the Thames Valley area, who are aged 35 or under.
The competition is running in Thames Valley areas located around our offices and broadly encompasses Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Hampshire, Surrey and Oxfordshire. This means there are several opportunities, with five local winners and one overall regional winner.
The overall Haines Watts Young Entrepreneur of the Year will win a fantastic and useful set of prizes worth up to £5,000*, which makes the competition well worth entering. This includes a year-long mentoring and support programme with a partner from Haines Watts, free publicity and a total cash prize of £1000. Each winning local business attending the finals on 16th November will receive a cash prize of £250, a year-long mentoring programme with a partner from Haines Watts and free publicity. In addition, all finalists attend an HWYE Mastermind event on 22nd February 2018 as part of their prize, where they have the opportunity to discuss business challenges and solutions with a speaker from the HWYE finals,Vanessa Lanham-Day.
*For further details please see terms and conditions
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Candidates must have been running their business for at least a year and should be able to provide sound financial information to back up their entry. They must also be available to attend the finals on 16th November and the HWYE Mastermind day on 22nd February, should they be selected.
Haines Watts is looking for potential, great ideas and sound business planning.
If this isn’t you but you know someone who might be interested in entering please pass on the news to them!
We wish you the best of luck in the competition!