About The Awards

Business Leader South West Awards

With previous hosts including Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE, TV celebrity Gyles Brandreth, Jeremy Vine, comedians Russell Kane and Tom Allen, the Business Leader South West Awards has become the most prestigious and celebrated business event of the year in Bristol and the South West.

This high-profile, exclusive event brings together the most influential leaders in business, education and government to recognise and celebrate business success, supported by the area’s most important professionals and advisors. Winning a Business Leader Award is the highest possible accolade and will elevate your business with enormous media coverage. This event has solidified its place as the highlight of the business calendar.

2024 Sponsorship Opportunities

The Business Leader Awards is a prestigious event that will showcase the region’s outstanding companies and recognise the entrepreneurs who run them. It is the must-attend exclusive business event of the year, bringing together hundreds of leaders in business, education and government along with VIPs and celebrities for one gala evening. They are the awards to win and the awards to promote your brand.


Event Schedule

February 9th, 2024

Entries Open

April 19th, 2024

Entries Close

May 7th, 2024


July 3rd, 2024

Finalists Announced

September 19th, 2024

Awards ceremony