FAQs

 

There is no charge to enter the Scottish Business Insider Deals & Dealmakers Awards.

You may enter as many categories as you wish, but you must complete a separate submission for each category.

Once you have submitted your entry you will receive an email confirming that we have received your nomination.

Entries will only be accepted from Scottish headquartered individuals, teams or organisations.

All information provided in the entry form is strictly confidential and only for use in the judging process and viewed by the judging panel.

Entries will close at 23:59 on 17th May 2022. If entries are submitted after this deadline they may not be included in the judging packs.

The judging will take place on 31st May 2022. We will make contact with those who have been selected to attend an interview by the judges by 3rd June 2022.

At that point, we will be seeking their agreement that the individual/organisation is happy to proceed as a finalist.

Please note that interviews will take place on 14th June and we would require a representative(s) of the company to be available on this date. The shortlist will be published online.

A distinguished panel of experts will meet to choose the winners. Each nomination is assessed by the panel against set criteria.

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on Thursday 25th August 2022 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Glasgow Central.

Please see approximate timings below. Confirmed timings will be sent out prior to the event date.

  • 18.30 Drinks Reception
  • 19.30 Dinner
  • 21:15 Awards ceremony - part 1
  • 21:45 Guest speaker
  • 22:15 Awards ceremony - part 2
  • 23.00 Close
  • 01.00 Carriages

The dress code is black tie.

Please email the event manager who will send you details of any negotiated rates with local hotels.

We always try to accommodate special dietary requirements and request this information in advance of the awards event. You can do this via the website when booking your tickets/tables. Once logged into your account, you will see dietary requirements in the booking section under each guest’s personal details. If you need advice or help with this, or would like to discuss any specific details please contact the event manager. Please note that all special dietary requirements must be arranged in advance.

The venues for the sub-regional heats are fully accessible. The marquee for the Grand Final is accessible however we would need to make advance arrangements with the hotel for vehicle access to the entrance of the marquee. Please tell the event manager your access needs and we will make the necessary arrangements.

Car parking is chargeable at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Glasgow Central

There will be a table plan on display in the drinks reception area when you arrive. Your name and table number will be displayed on the plan. A member of the events team will be on hand to help you find your seat.

We are able to provide you with a sponsorship media pack which provides detailed information about the extensive benefits and opportunities available this year. For more information email megan.waugh@reachpl.com

If you have queries relating to the categories, criteria, eligibility for entry, or anything relating to the content of your submission, please contact: