ONE of our portfolio companies, Aero Stanrew, has been named the South West winner of the GREAT Faces of British Business competition, run by the Business is GREAT Britain campaign, in association with BT Business.
Honoured as the Best Exporter in the South West, Aero Stanrew has now been shortlisted to be a national winner. The winners will be announced on 3 March at the prestigious awards ceremony held at the BT Tower, London.
Clive Scott, Chief Executive Officer at Aero Stanrew, said:
"We are thrilled to have been selected as a regional winner in the GREAT Faces of British Business competition. We certainly believe we are a great British business and going head to head against other small and medium sized businesses in the national competition shows how exciting British business is at the moment. We would love to win the national award and hope people support us by visiting http://www.greatbusiness.gov.uk/competition. and voting for us before 23 February."
Business Minister Matthew Hancock said:
"The competition is a fantastic chance to celebrate a wide variety of the exciting small and medium sized businesses that are driving the UK's economy forwards, and Aero Stanrew is a brilliant example of this in the South West. The quality of the businesses that have been selected as regional winners demonstrates once again that Britain is the best place in the world to start and grow a business."