Comic Kevin Day to compere Bexley Awards dinner

Comic Kevin Day to compere Bexley Awards dinner

Top TV comedian and sports pundit Kevin Day is set to compere the Bexley Business Excellence Awards Gala Dinner.

Kevin, whose credits include Have I Got News for you, 8 Out of 10 Cats and the British Comedy Awards, as well as Match of the Day 2, is booked to host the glittering Gala Awards Dinner at the Bexleyheath Marriott Hotel on Thursday, June 9.

And with tickets for the event selling fast, Claire Toomey Robinson from the AD Construction Group, winners of the 2015 Bexley Business Excellence Awards, recommended local businesses get in quick.

"The Gala Dinner is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the achievements of your business, reward your staff and network with other businesses in Bexley," said Claire.

Sixty firms have been shortlisted from a record number of 109 entries to this year's Awards in association with Ocado – double the entries in the previous year.

The final judging day took place on Wednesday, April 20, and the winners of the 13 awards categories and the overall Business of the Year, being exclusively revealed at June's Gala Dinner.

Entries for the awards, organised by marketing and events firm White Label Creative, closed on 12th February, 2016. Since then, independent adjudicators have examined the entries to compile the final shortlist, featured below.

"The independent adjudicators were hugely impressed by the standard of entries for this year's awards – I would like to congratulate the shortlisted businesses and wish them good luck for the judging day," said Katharine Glass, managing director of White Label Creative.

The awards are sponsored by: Ocado, London Borough of Bexley, Bexley for Business, Bexleyheath Business Partnership Ltd., MiddletonMurray, Bexley Times, Bexleyheath Marriott Hotel, Thames Innovation Centre and Your Move – Petty Freeman.

For further information contact Viv Newbould on the Bexley Business Excellence Awards Team on 020 8726 7968. Or email vnewbould@wlcreative.org.uk or nmiller@wlcreative.org.uk Follow @BexleyAwards and @bexley4business for updates.