We are delighted to have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Midlands ‘Best Rural Start up Business of the Year’ category of the Rural Business Awards 2019/2020 and will go on to the Regional final on 4th October 2019.

The Rural Business Awards are divided into six regions nationally. The final round of judging for the Midlands region will take place on Monday 22nd July 2019 and the winner will be announced at a prestigious award ceremony on Friday 4th October 2019 at the University of Nottingham.  The regional winners from each category will then go to the grand final in February 2020 for a chance of being crowned National Category Winners.

Commenting on being shortlisted, business founder and director, Julia Roberts, said; ‘’I am delighted that Rocket Communications and Events Ltd has been shortlisted as one of the Midlands finalists in the best rural start up category. Rocket’s mission is to provide an excellent service for micro, small to medium sized businesses primarily within the rural economy, or a rural location, and to help them manage and grow their reputation through creative communications solutions. We are committed to working with businesses who are aligned to our values, ethos and way of doing business. We are absolutely thrilled that our work has been recognised and that we have been shortlisted as a midlands finalist.’’

The objectives of the Rural Business Awards are: To acknowledge and celebrate the vital contributions made by companies to the development and success of the Rural sector and rural way of life.  To encourage entrepreneurial spirit in the Rural sector, and to give recognition to excellence in business set-up, operation and management

The best rural start up category celebrates new businesses and recognises those that demonstrate the journey that they have taken towards establishing a business that is excelling in its chosen market. This includes the business demonstrating and sharing a clear strategy, with an understanding of the marketplace as well as targets that have been met or exceeded in relation to growth and financial performance.

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