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Belfast Business Awards: Principal Sponsor


Principal Sponsor

Bank of Ireland

Bank of Ireland UK is delighted to be the Principal Sponsor of the Belfast Chamber of Trade & Commerce Business Awards 2020. Paul McClurg, Head of Belfast Business Banking commented:

We are delighted to renew our sponsorship this year allowing us to continue to build on the proud partnership we’ve built and further cements our purpose of enabling our customers, colleagues and communities to thrive. It demonstrates our commitment and continued investment in helping drive Belfast Business ambition forward across the city. We understand the importance of strong commercial cities and towns to regional economies so we’re extremely proud to have an integral role in recognising, celebrating and supporting Belfast businesses, individuals and communities who together create jobs, drive growth and build a thriving Belfast.

At Bank of Ireland UK we strive to work in partnership as a funding partner to businesses and through strong, mutually beneficial partnerships with business organisations like Belfast Chamber, whose vision mirrors our own ethos to support the customers and communities we serve. The Belfast Business Awards epitomise this through their focus on building confidence by showcasing and recognising the commercial talent and excellence this city has to offer. Bank of Ireland UK has five branches and a business banking team locally based within the greater Belfast business community, there is direct access to a Business Manager or Adviser who is eager to work together with the local business community and customers to develop a strong understanding of their business and add real value to the achievement of their ambitions.

Key Dates for 2020
Online entry opens:

Tuesday 14th January 2020

Closing date for all entries:

Midnight on Monday 17th August 2020

Judging commences:

Wednesday 19th August 2020

Shortlist announced:

Tuesday 25th August 2020

Finalist interviews:

Monday 31st August 2020 through to Tuesday 8th September 2020

Gala night details for 2020
Gala Awards Night:

Friday 2nd October 2020


Crowne Plaza, Belfast


Pete Snodden and Sarah Travers


£100 + VAT per head (Members) £120 + VAT (Non-members)

Dress Code:

Black Tie / Formal

(Updated 30th March 2020 in relation to Coronavirus situation)