launch of YOUNG EMPLOYEE and EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR 2017 awards

NewBiz Awards 2016 winner Hollie Bentley from Bradbeers

NewBiz awards - open to all businesses in the New Forest 

Deadline for entries:  30 September 2017

The hunt is on for this year's Outstanding Young Employee.  Last year's winner, Hollie Bentley from Bradbeers, is pictured above with NewBiz and New Milton TC officials.  Plus this year there's a new award, for Outstanding Employer.

Businesses and employees in New Milton, Lymington, Ringwood, Brockenhurst, Hythe and all New Forest towns and villages - get nominating now!

Businesses in the New Forest -  nominate your best young employees!

And, employees working in the New Forest - nominate your employer!

Following last year’s launch of the NewBiz Young Employee of The Year competition, this year sees the launch of the complementary award of NewBiz Employer of The Year. The winners will be announced at a gala dinner in November - details below.


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NewBiz is looking for an outstanding Young Employee, under the age of 23, who is making a positive difference to their business.

Download the young employee of the year nomination form here.




NewBiz Employer of the Year Award 2017Outstanding Employer of the Year

Likewise, employees who believes that their employer provides an outstanding place to work, are asked to nominate them.

Download the employer of the year nomination form here.



All nominations will be screened and those shortlisted will have the opportunity to make a short presentation at a NewBiz meeting in October on why the employee is so special or the business is such a good place to work (help will be provided if nominees have not done this type of presentation before).

The successful winners will receive a trophy, a cash prize and the accolade of the NewBiz 2017 title.

For more details of the competition and all enquiries, please email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.(Awards Co-ordinator)


Entries can be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or posted to: NewBiz Awards, c/o 26 Station Road, New Milton, BH25 6JX

All the lowdown is here   


NewBiz Awards Gala Event

The successful winners will receive a trophy, a cash prize and the accolade of the NewBiz 2017 title.  Which will be presented on Wednesday 22nd November 2017 at 7pm, at The East Close Hotel.  Finalists will receive a complimentary ticket to attend this event.  Tickets are £40 per person which includes a 3 course meal, opportunities to Network and to hear from 2 Guest Speakers  Shay McConnon (International Speaker and Author) and Avril Owton M.B.E. (Author, Hotelier for over 35 years & Speaker).

More detail and how to book

NewBiz - active New Milton based New Forest business networking group  New-Biz New Milton based New Forest business networking group

NewBiz meets regularly in New Milton to promote trade, business partnerships and a friendly, supportive network to those who want to trade within the town and surrounding areas. The group has a diverse range of businesses ranging from one man/woman ventures to much larger companies. New Biz extends a warm welcome to new members.

NewBiz is looking to promote New Milton and area with its many thriving businesses not only as a great place to do business with other businesses, but also as a desirable location in which to base your business!

If you're interested in coming along to a meeting as a guest please get in touch!

For more details visit the NewBiz Website


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