Author Archives

  • Paul Faulkner

    Paul Faulkner is the chief executive of Birmingham Chambers of Commerce. Previously, he was chief executive of Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest football clubs.  Birmingham Chambers of Commerce is a membership-based business support organisation, a kind of central portal or hub to steer businesses towards greater opportunities, development and success. Locally, Paul is an Associate […]

  • John Loveday

    John is an Edu-preneur having scaled Spearhead eLearning to one of the UK’s most successful start up enterprises which is currently going through an acquisition. John recently founded education app Toppa, backed by some of Birmingham’s most talented entrepreneurs that are aiming to change the way the world learns business skills. John has won multiple […]

  • Announcing our latest sponsor Bootcamp Media

    The Birmingham Awards are excited to announce our latest sponsor for the upcoming awards event, Bootcamp Media. Bootcamp Media is a creative digital design & marketing agency based in Birmingham’s vibrant Jewellery Quarter. Bootcamp Media supplies services of web design and development, web/mobile applications, professional ecommerce online shopping systems, website hosting, search engine promotion (SEO), […]

  • Nominations Open for 4th Birmingham Awards!

    It’s back!  The most anticipated event of the year, now in its 4th year Birmingham Awards is ready for your nominations  If you or someone you know deserves one of these coveted awards, then be sure to get your nomination in before 24th September 2018! The Birmingham Awards has become the city’s go to event when it […]

  • The third Birmingham Awards a rousing success!

    What a brilliant, fun and prestigious night! Last evening saw the third Birmingham Awards take place at the Edgbaston Stadium. With over 450 people in attendance we brought together the very best individuals and organisations our glorious city has to offer for a night of honour, recognition and celebrating being proud and being brum. #BProud […]

  • Safaraz Ali

    Safaraz Ali (Saf) is a social investor and entrepreneur. He is originally from the financial services sector and is the CEO of Pathway Group. Pathway Group is an independent apprenticeship-training provider and has over 1000 Apprentices with businesses across the region. Pathway are also widely known for its diversity and outreach work and deliver Skills […]

  • Paul Cadman

     Paul Cadman joined the Steps to Work/Starting Point Recruitment board of trustees in July 2017.  He is the chair of two private sector organisations and is the CEO of Ex Forces Recruitment. Paul has a wealth of experience in supporting organisations to achieve their potential as well as experience supporting individuals into work through his […]

  • The Birmingham Award’s 2017 voting is now LIVE!

    Voting is now open for the Birmingham Awards 2017. You can place your vote online at The Birmingham Awards present a unique opportunity to showcase the very best of Birmingham’s talent, from the biggest business to charities and the brightest young achiever to tech whizzes. The last few years have been a smashing success […]

  • Ed James

    For the past 8 years, Ed James has been waking up Birmingham and the Midlands on the regions biggest and most listened to Breakfast show. Heart Breakfast with Ed James and Gemma Hill is on air every weekday morning from 6-10 providing a huge slice of real life from what he calls ‘the best city […]

  • The Birmingham Award’s 2017 shortlist is finally out!

    Nominations are now closed for this year’s Birmingham Awards and voting will open on Friday 25th August. After receiving over 500 applications, we are finally excited to announce the shortlist of finalists up for the most prestigious awards Birmingham has to offer. This year’s applications have been exceptional, making it a difficult task to decide […]