Tuesday, 03 March 2020 13:55

Ely Hero Awards 2020 Launch

Forging and Connecting the Community for the 4th Year

On Monday 5th March, the Official Launch Party of Ely Hero Awards 2020 took place at The Poets House Hotel in Ely. The event was formally opened by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, Mrs Julie Spence. Over 70 guests including Business Sponsors, Judges and Former Winners gathered to celebrate achievements of the event and discover the exciting plans for the coming year. Organisers Naomi Sherwood from Xpert Resourcing and Luke Smith at Infiniti Graphics have worked hard behind the scenes to prepare for this 4th Community Event.

Xpert Resourcing are delighted to announce they are Headline Sponsors of Ely Hero Awards 2020 and very much look forward to supporting the event to grow stronger. Xpert Resourcing are Sponsors of “THE Ely Hero” Award, this award is given to an outstanding individual in the community, a remarkable and inspirational person who has shown themselves to be truly altruistic. The award is the highlight of the evening and we are very much looking forward to hearing the inspiring, emotive stories behind individuals in the community. 

Nominations are now open from Monday 5th March or you to nominate your hero in 1 of the 10 Categories via the website www.elyheroawards.org.uk . Entries close on Friday 17th April when a Judging Panel will shortlisting nominations are invite finalists the glitzy award ceremony held at the Maltings on Friday 19th June.

We are delighted to welcome local business sponsors who generously support the event:

Crown Garage Honda, Masters Logistical, Thorlabs, Lovewell Blake, Price Bailey LLP, Life Fitness, Demcom, Poets House Hotel, Platinum Properties, Co-op Funeral Care, Red Shoes Accounting, Fraser Dawbarns, Habis, Kings School, Lemon Tree Deli, Shooting Image, Fordham Finance Group along with our media partners The Ely Standard and BBC Radio Cambridgeshire.

We welcome existing judges onto the panel once again along with new judges, Ruth Buckley, Anthony Gardiner and David Archer.

Check out Category Criteria within the website and go nominate your hero!