Sponsored by The KBB Centre
The award is open to any business or individual who has started a food and/or drink venture in the last three years (since January 2015).
The judges will be looking for an outstanding early stage business which has already become a success story or shows promise to become one. The winner will be a company which is able to demonstrate a pioneering approach, strong performance over the past year, the potential to flourish and be sustainable. Among the qualities the judges will be looking for are a dedicated effort to drive the business forward, potential and vision.