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Our 2019 Sponsors

We are proud and delighted to announce our 2019 Burnley Business Awards Sponsors.

Here is our sponsor line-up for 2019.  We are proud to welcome on board:

Headline Sponsor UCLan Burnley

About the Headline Sponsor – With ambitious plans to generate a ten-fold increase in the number of university students studying at its Burnley campus by 2025, the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is delighted and proud to be the headline sponsor of the Burnley Business Awards 2019.

Meeting the existing and emerging skills’ needs of Burnley and East Lancashire is a major priority for the University. Its exciting blueprint for the region, to be delivered through its campuses at both Princess Way and now Victoria Mill, will see an increase in the number of Burnley-based students from under 400 to 2,000 by 2021 and up to 4,000 by 2025.

To achieve its vision, the University is working alongside local employers to create a wide range of new degree and apprenticeship programmes in areas such as engineering, digital media and healthcare. Working with key partner Burnley Borough Council, investment into infrastructure, such as purpose-built student accommodation, will kickstart the develop of a vibrant university community and centre of educational excellence.

By marrying its educational ambitions with student aspirations, UCLan is committed to working in collaboration with other strategic partners including East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust, Burnley Football Club and the Burnley Bondholders group of influential local business leaders, driving further prosperity for Burnley and providing young people with the skills needed to flourish in both local and global economies.

Champagne Reception Sponsor VEKA Plc

Entertainment Sponsor AMS Neve

Table Wine Sponsor Eshton – Burnley Bridge South

Dinner & Table Centre Sponsor Boohoo

After Party Sponsor Moorhouse’s Brewery

Print Sponsors Peter Scott Printer’s

Award Sponsors

Small Business of the Year Sponsor 2019 – Safran

Medium Business of the Year Sponsor 2019 – Holiday Inn Express Burnley

Business of the Year Award Sponsor 2019 – Paradigm Precision

Innovation Award Sponsor 2019 – Napthens Solicitors 

Young Employee of the Year Sponsor 2019 – Barnfield Construction

The Manufacturing Excellence Award Sponsor 2019 – Taylors Solicitors

The Leisure & Tourism Award Sponsor 2019 – Mint Business Travel

The Employer of the Year Award Sponsor 2019 – Rotherwood Recruitment 

The Growing Business of the Year Award Sponsor 2019 – Forbes Solicitors

The International Business of the Year Award 2019 – Charter Walk Shopping Centre

The Digital Impact Award Sponsor 2019 – Project Digital an digital apprenticeship partnership programme between Themis and +24Marketing


We would like to extend a huge thank you to our valued sponsors for their support for this prestigious Burnley business event.