H&F Brilliant Business Awards

Playdays Parties picked up the Best Business in Fulham award

The H&F Brilliant Business Awards 2018 are now open for entries

Shine a light on your business and enter the H&F Brilliant Business Awards.

Simple and free to enter, the prestigious Brilliant Business Awards are the highlight of the business year in Hammersmith & Fulham. They not only acknowledge business success and achievement – shortlisted and winning businesses also say they help attract customers and help you grow your business.

They’ve been described by past winners as ‘an inspiration to other parts of London to recognise hard work and entrepreneurship’. 
The awards are open to all businesses and organisations in Hammersmith & Fulham and we’re looking for potential Oscar-winning businesses, organisations, entrepreneurs and social enterprises – and that could be you.

Judges’ Prize

Enter your business into up to two of the categories here and increase your chances of winning an award.

  • Best Creative Business
  • Best Creative/Media Start-Up – NEW
  • Best Cultural or Arts Business
  • Best Customer Service
  • The Green Business Award – NEW
  • Best Independent High Street Business – NEW
  • Best New Business
  • Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year – NEW
  • Best Place to Drink
  • Best Place to Eat
  • Best Small Business (employing 10 people or less)
  • Best Social Enterprise
  • Best Technology Start-Up – NEW

An expert panel of judges will then draw up a shortlist and decide who earns the glittering gong at the awards ceremony on 7 November.

Entries close on Thursday 4 October.

Enter Judges' Prize

Public Vote

Get residents, shoppers and workers in the borough to nominate you as their favourite business in Fulham, Hammersmith, West Kensington and Shepherds Bush.

There is no application process – just encourage your customers to say you're the best! Promote the awards in store and online and ask people to nominate you at the awards website. Each nomination counts as a vote.

Closing date for public nominations is Sunday 21 October.

•    Best Fulham Business
•    Best Hammersmith Business
•    Best Shepherds Bush Business

The five businesses with the most votes in each category are invited to the ceremony on 7 November, with the winner being the one who gets the most – it’s that simple. 

Public Vote

Brilliant Business Awards 2017

Judges’ Prize winners 2017

See all the pictures from the event on our Flickr photo gallery

More than 160 businesses took part in the Judges’ Vote where a panel of business experts had the unenviable task of selecting the winners in 13 categories.

Public Vote winners 2017

Residents voted Lumi Power Yoga the Best Business in Hammersmith, Naama Deli was named the number one business in Shepherds Bush, with Playdays Parties picking up the gong for Fulham.

Judges’ Prize shortlist 2017

Public Vote shortlist

Social media

Use the awards social media channels to raise your business profile, network online and connect with other local businesses.

Any questions?

Email Nicki.Burgess@lbhf.gov.uk or call 020 8753 5695.

Visit the H&F Brilliant Business Awards website.