My Funding Partner have been supporters of the All Star Small Business Awards since the beginning, sponsoring our celebrations at the Awards Ceremony in 2018. This year they are supporting the awards again as our CELEBRATION SPONSOR, ensuring that the welcome bubbles and celebratory glasses are charged as we toast the successes of our winners on the night.
We spoke to the team at My Funding Partner; Paul Sheedy, Claire Figg and Ed Ockleford, to find out why they have chosen to sponsor the awards again this year and what value they feel small businesses bring to the Hampshire Business Community.
Tell us a bit about My Funding Partner.
Growing businesses can often struggle to find access to the right funding at the most crucial times when it is needed to stabilise or support their business growth. My Funding Partner was set up to provide SME businesses with the right types of affordable funding and advice they need when this time arises. We are an expert Finance Broker with access to, and long established relationships with numerous funders in the marketplace, who specialise in providing this type of funding. This enables us to provide our customers with multiple options and the best price that the market has to offer.
Why have you chosen to sponsor of the All-Star Small Business Awards 2019?
We believe that it’s really important for local companies to get recognition and celebrate their success. We sponsored the event last year and it was a hugely successful, so we are delighted to do it again this year and to support All Star Marketing Club and their wonderful positive team.
In your view what attributes make a Small Business worthy of receiving an award?
In our view the following attributes make a small business worthy of receiving an award:
– Commitment to and consideration of the well-being of their staff
– Determination and passion for what they do
– Innovative ideas
– Keeping up with competition
– Having a good mindset and attitude
What value do you believe small businesses bring to the Hampshire Business Community?
Values that Small Businesses bring to Hampshire are:
– That they employ Local Staff and bring growth to the local economy.
– Small businesses have personality and reflect the local areas in Hampshire.
– They get involved in the local community and play a large role in the lives of their customers and employees.
– They often bring bespoke, personal, customer service to their customers.
We are delighted to welcome My Funding Partner to our amazing sponsor list and would like to thank them immensely for championing the All Star Small Business Awards.
The team from My Funding Partner will be present at the awards and available to talk to interested businesses about their services and how they can support your business growth.