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.

Information provided in the entry form will be viewed by the judging panel. Shortlisted finalists will have a short biography about them added to the awards website which will be based on the content of their submitted entry form. Therefore, if your entry contains confidential information that you do want to be shared please email the event manager with the details immediately.

Entries will close at 23:59 on 10th May 2023. If entries are submitted after this deadline they may not be included in the judging packs.

Judging takes place on Tuesday 16th May. We will make contact with those who have been selected to attend an interview by the judges by Friday 19th May.

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 Tuesday 30th May and we require a representative(s) of the company to be available on this date.

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 the evening of Thursday 24th August 2023 at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Glasgow Central.

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 venue is fully accessible for the awards ceremony and dinner. 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 company 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 partnership 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: