For the fifth consecutive year Glasgow will play host the Scottish Asian Business Awards. Come November the 24th, the Crowne Plaza Hotel will be packed with the brightest and most successful Scottish Asian business men and women, honouring their successes in an evening of awards and entertainment. Nominations for this year’s awards close on the 1st of November, less than 1 week away.
Nomination forms and a full list of nomination categories for the 5th annual Scottish Asian Business Awards are available online at www.theasianbusinessawards.info
First Minister Alex Salmond recently voiced his support of the awards ceremony;
"I am delighted to once again give my support to the Scottish Asian Business Awards and pay tribute to the major contribution the Scottish Asian business community make to Scotland. The awards are a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the wonderful achievements of Scottish – Asian business men and women who not only contribute economically to Scotland but also enrich our national diversity and culture. All the nominees should be proud of their achievements and I wish everyone the best of luck for the awards."
The First Minister’s continuing endorsement of the event over the years highlights the success with which the Scottish Asian Business Awards have been received as they have grown into a highly respected outlet celebrating the Scottish Asian business contribution to the Scottish economy. Past honorary guests of the event include the First Minister himself, former Scottish Secretary Jim Murphy, and Baroness Sayeeda Warsi among others.
Amit Arora, Business Development Director with the Oceanic Group said;
“Since their inception 2006 the reputation of the Awards has flourished thanks to the people that grace the finalist shortlist and the winners’ podium. Each year the competition has become more intense as the talent becomes more prominent among Scottish Asian business men and women. With the nomination deadline for the Scottish Asian Business Awards 2010 closing in, the countdown to the most prestigious Awards ceremony in the Scottish Asian business community’s calendar has begun. I once again look forward to meeting nominees of the highest calibre.”