Latest Events The Bridgend Business Forum Awards 2019 are back! Bridgend County Borough Council's ’s flagship awards programme is back and now open for nominations. Now in its seventh year, these awards recognise and reward excellence across all sectors in the county borough. Any company within the county borough, whether public, private or third sector can enter, regardless of size or sector. The awards offer a range of categories suited for any organisation to share their success story; from large private and public companies through to thriving entrepreneurial businesses, promising start-ups and established SMEs. You can nominate your business in any of the categories below: Business Student of the Year; Start-up Business of the Year; Bridgend Tourism Business of the Year; Entrepreneur of the Year; Manufacturing Business of the Year; Service Business of the Year; Creative Industries Award; Innovative Business of the Year; Professional Services Business of the Year; ‘NEW’ Health and Safety Award; Bridgend Business of the Year 2019. Presented by Sian Lloyd, BBC TV presenter, the awards will conclude with a glittering ceremony, on Friday 13 September 2019 at the Coed-y-Mwstwr Hotel, Bridgend. Closing date for nominations is 5 July 2019. Visit www.bridgendbusinessforum.co.uk for details on how to enter or to download an application form.