Business Awards sponsors

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Fosters Solicitors

Headline sponsor and sponsoring Retailer of the Year

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At Fosters we pride ourselves on our long-standing reputation for providing first-class legal service to our clients across a full-range of service areas, helping both businesses and individuals alike. The expertise of our legal advisers is recognised in The Legal 500 and Chambers guides to the legal profession, with many of our lawyers being recommended or identified as leading individuals in their field. 

​Supporting businesses is something that we are passionate about, which is why we are proud to sponsor the Broadland and South Norfolk Business Awards 2022.

This is especially true of our Fosters In House team, who offer a bespoke fixed price legal service, allowing the businesses we work with to access our team of experts whenever they need them, without worrying about running up legal bills. 

Fosters In House is changing the way that businesses work with lawyers - and due to the innovative nature of this service, it is a recent winner of The Law Society Excellence Award for Business Development. 

For more information on all our business and commercial services, including Fosters In House, and an opportunity to claim a free legal health check for your organisation, call 01603 620508 or visit our website.

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Big Sky Living

Sponsoring Business Growth

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At Big Sky Living, we take a more holistic approach to our developments. For us, it’s all about people enjoying the life they are living not just within the confines of their individual homes.

Yes, we build homes that offer people more than they would usually expect from traditional developers – quality of finish, spec, size of rooms, size of windows. But we also focus on building communities and landscapes – layouts, road widths, greenery, recreation spaces, commercial premises – where people build friendships and enjoy living there.

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Panel Graphic

Sponsoring Business Innovation

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Panel Graphic specialises in the supply of high-quality plastic display-screens. Items that are machined, printed, or coated with specialist coatings to make them abrasion resistant or give them a surface that removes reflection allowing the customer to read information displays clearly all the times - even in direct sunlight. These high-quality items are produced in Norfolk and supplied worldwide to blue chip customers such as Bentley, Porsche and McLaren.

Founded in 1998 by Steve Earl MBE, the family run business employs a dedicated team of staff in Loddon. They are the go-to place for electronic display enhancement screens in a rapidly expanding marketplace.

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InTouch Systems

Sponsoring Business in the Community

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InTouch Systems offers comprehensive expertise of complex I.T. systems for commercial and public sector organisations. Specialist areas include:

  • project consultancy and management
  • complete infrastructure design, installation and support, including structured cabling and fibre optic
  • flexible engineering service contracts provided by in-house network engineers
  • telephone systems, hosted telephony and infrastructure, positioned at the forefront of convergence solutions
  • a diverse range of internet services, including ADSL, fibre, leased lines, satellite, wireless and 4G rapid deployment
  • e-business systems, e-mail services, web hosting, cloud computing, using only dedicated InTouch Systems’ own data servers
  • specialist installations services for interactive whiteboards and projectors

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Sponsoring Business Resilience

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Mirus was founded in February 2015 with a clear vision to disrupt the global aircraft seating market. At our core we are a technology company who designs, certifies, and manufactures commercial aircraft seating. Six years on and we have sold more than 100,000 seats with some in service for over four years.

We are scaling up fast: expanding our operations from the UK to Malaysia and China, and investing in new facilities across the group. Our vision includes the development of a range of seats and becoming the world’s premier seating provider serving a global airline market.

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University of East Anglia

Sponsoring Environmental Impact

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UEA is ranked in the top 25 universities in the UK and in the top 200 universities in the world. With a founding ethos of interdisciplinarity and a strong sense of community, the University has established an international reputation. UEA’s research makes an economic and social impact way beyond the campus, with over 8o% of its research being assessed as world-leading or internationally excellent.

UEA has a track record of successful collaboration with large companies, start-ups and SMEs, and can facilitate access to a wide range of funding opportunities for businesses and other organisations.

Talk to us about your business needs and how we can help email or visit our website.

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Hethel Innovation

Sponsoring International Business Growth  

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Hethel Innovation accelerates real growth of businesses and communities through providing space to grow, business insight and creating connected communities:

Space to Grow

We give people the space they need to develop and grow businesses through provision of flexible hotdesking, office and workshop space at our incubators (HEC and SEP).

Business Insight

We help businesses overcome challenges by finding creative and innovative solutions, and help businesses access new opportunities through bespoke advice, workshops, and training.

Connected Communities

We bring together the skills, resources and ideas of our communities to work towards common goals.

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CNC Building Control

Sponsoring New Business

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CNC Building Control is a forward thinking and commercially driven partnership of five local authority Building Control departments within East Anglia delivering the building control function on a huge variety of domestic and commercial projects. We have offices in Long Stratton, which serves the east of the area, and Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, which serves the west.

As building legislation gets more complex, our knowledge and experience is an advantage in delivering fully compliant, successful projects within budget and on time. Our highly professional personnel deliver a ‘can do – will do’ philosophy guiding you through the legal requirements and providing specialist knowledge. This is why our customers come back time after time.

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Jarrold Training

Sponsoring Outstanding Employer

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Jarrold Training is a division of Jarrold & Sons located at St James Mill in the centre of Norwich.

Beginning as a training service for the Apple Mac dealership, Jarrold Training has grown into one of the leading Business Training & Development providers, working with 100’s of private, public and voluntary sector organisations throughout East Anglia and the UK. For nearly 30 years it has been providing effective business training across a full portfolio of Leadership & Management, IT, Business Skills, Project Management and Health & Safety.

The company vision of “Learn, Develop, Be Brilliant” is core to its success.

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Sponsoring Visitor Experience

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Established in 1872 at The Sole Bay Brewery in Southwold, Suffolk - Adnams is a Brewer and Distiller with over 40 pubs, inns and hotels, including the flagship hotel The Swan Southwold and 13 retail stores. 

From our lifelong Southwold home, Adnams produces award-winning beers, spirits and cider, we are also one of the top 50 independent wine retailers in the UK.  We export to more than 20 countries and retain the values of an independent, family run business with a strong commitment to, and leadership in, sustainable success.

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Pasta Foods

Sponsoring Working Together

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Pasta Foods is the UK’s leading dried pasta manufacturer supplying a wide range of food sectors from canned goods, salads, instant and ready meals, foodservice and wholesale customers.

Pasta Foods have been manufacturing high quality pasta since 1956, using durum wheat milled into semolina from its own dedicated semolina mill in Great Yarmouth. This provides customers with total assurance over quality, food traceability, and reliability of supply.

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