The Your Partnerships awards are just around the corner, at our Anniversary and Awards night on 23rd March. We’re grateful to our wonderful awards sponsors, who are helping us to celebrate the wonderful people of the partnership. So, here’s a small spotlight on each of the generous sponsors, looking at what they do, and the award that they’re putting their name to.

Networker of the Year - Your Referral Club 
Your Referral Club provides members with exclusive rates and discounts that help you run your business more effectively. They can connect you with hospitality, meeting rooms and services that wow your customers and clients.
As a business that is built on connections, Your Referral Club is delighted to sponsor the Networker of the Year Award; ‘the big one’ that everyone wants to win!

New Business of the Year - Growth Coach - Emma Cole 
Business coaching, specifically tailored to the needs and the journey small and medium-sized business owners go on.
Supporting businesses of any size and age is Emma’s bread and butter, so she’s putting her name behind the award for New Businesses of the Year. This business might not need her, but others who missed out may!

Most Helpful Networker of the Year -
Funky Media is a specialist media & advertising agency, with particular expertise in the hospitality and retail sectors.
Funky Media has a raft of products that are helpful to businesses, from AI and social media support, to a radio station – so it makes perfect sense that they are the sponsor for the Most Helpful Networker of the year.

Innovation Award - AdSmart from Sky
AdSmart allows you to access millions of Sky and Virgin customers with targeted TV advertising, ensuring great value for money.
AdSmart is the generous sponsor for the Innovation Award, highlighting their innovative targeting TV advertising by promoting other innovators.

Most Helpful Business of the Year - Base Property Support
Base Property Support’s experienced team builds, renovates and refurbishes properties, providing customers with an easily accessible service to deliver their property needs.
They are delighted to be sponsoring the Most Helpful Business of the Year award, highlighting the businesses that, like themselves, offer an above-and-beyond service to support their clients.

Sustainability Award - Osprey Health and Safety
Health & Safety Consultancy, Support, Advice and Training, for businesses of any size, in any sector.
Building a sustainable business is good sense for not only the world we live in, but for your business itself. Osprey Health and Safety is proud to promote all things green and environmentally sound, by sponsoring this award.

Venue of the Year - Tawnamoor
An up-and-coming events venue, with holiday accommodation, and endless potential for tranquil rural holidays, retreats and events.
Tawnamoor is proud to sponsor the Venue of the Year award, in recognition of the effort that goes into making a venue the destination of choice for businesses, and anyone planning events.

Most Inspirational Business - Total Currency Exchange
Total Currency Exchange specialises in sending money overseas quickly, securely and with great rates of exchange for their customers.
The Most Inspirational Business award is for those businesses that have done something extraordinary this year, and Total Currency Exchange is delighted to get behind celebrating those people and organisations.

Presenter of the Year - Koru Property Solutions
Plymouth-based HMO specialists, taking the hassle out of buying, converting and letting an HMO.
Experts at presenting a property, Koru Property Solutions are delighted to put their name behind the award for presenter of the year!

Charity/Trust/CIC of the Year - WPA Healthcare
Providers of private health insurance for all the family, ensuring peace of mind, and prompt treatment, when it matters most.
WPA is a not-for-profit organisation itself, and is honoured to celebrate the Charities, Trusts and CICs that form a key part of the Your Partnerships Network.

Ambassador of the Year - AdSmart from Sky
AdSmart allows you to access millions of Sky and Virgin customers with targeted TV advertising, ensuring great value for money.
Celebrating our Ambassadors, the key people who make each event happen and keep them relevant in the communities in which they work. Supported by AdSmart, which knows the value of a targeted message.

Sole Trader of the Year - Big Box Advertising
Specialists in high-impact advertising, idea-driven creative work, and advice and guidance to really make your marketing efforts pop.
Big Box are honoured to be sponsoring the award for the ‘little guy’ or gal, the sole trader who is doing something fantastic.

Small Business of the Year - More Creative
Design, making and installation for signs, illuminated signage, vehicle graphics, banners, print and more.
Always keen to help businesses be seen more clearly, More Creative can definitely get behind raising the profile of small businesses, and celebrating the best.

Large Business of the Year - OH4, Heat Transfer System
Offering a revolutionary, self-adhesive, pre-programmed magnetic tape that reduces fuel usage in heating and cooling systems.
OH4 is happy to celebrate large businesses that are doing it right – the best in the Your Partnerships family, making a difference.

Business Champion of the Year - G W & Co Ltd. Chartered Certified Accountants & Business Advisers
Fresh thinking, friendly advice from experts in accounting, working with small businesses to make their finances work for them.
GW & Co are honoured to celebrate the Business Champion of the year, once again, marking someone who has made a difference to so many others, going above and beyond.

Wellbeing Award - Helena Victoria
Wedding planning and wedding make up services, to ensure that your big day is perfect!
Helena understand the importance of wellbeing, and is very happy to put her name to an award celebrating those who are working hard to maintain and improve the wellbeing of those they interact with.

Online Networker of the Year - Cornish Maid - Donna Smith
Perfect flowers, tailor made for you and your occasion, delivered in St Austell and area.
Donna specialises in bespoke floristry, not just a bunch of whatever was in stock – and is delighted to be part of the Your Partnerships awards, celebrating those networkers who do their best work online.

Phoenix Award - Sekoya, HR and Employment Law Advice
HR and Employment Law advice, to take away the stress of being an employer, as a small business.
Always an emotional award, the Phoenix award celebrates businesses which have turned around a difficult situation, and made it into a triumph. Sekoya is delighted to once again sponsor and celebrate anyone who can do that!!

Inclusion Champion - G W & Co Ltd. Chartered Certified Accountants & Business Advisers
Fresh thinking, friendly advice from experts in accounting, working with small businesses to make their finances work for them.
Inclusion is important in the business world, and can take many forms, with different working hard to ensure that they are 'walking the walk' for inclusivity. GW & Co is always ready to support inclusion, whatever that looks like.

Judy Award - Corker Media Studios
Video production, podcasting, live streaming, product shoots, training videos and motion graphics.
Corker Media is a founder member of Your Partnerships, and is honoured to support the Judy Award, which is a cornerstone of the Your Partnerships awards night. Brock’s mother Judy died of cancer in the early stages of the Your Partnerships journey, and this award exemplifies her spirit and heart. This is the only award that Brock chooses personally, to honour his mother, by celebrating someone that gives to both the network and the community at large. Corker Media is honoured to sponsor it once again.

Blog by Hannah Danson of HD Words