The search is on for the East Midlands’ best start-ups

Are you a stellar start-up, busting through turnover and profit barriers while all the time disrupting your sector?

Then you need to enter the Start-Up of the Year category at the East Midlands Business Masters 2024.

Sam Metcalf, editor at, said: “This award is for a business that has been actively trading for three years or less. The judges will be looking for a business that is making its mark and is creating the right foundations for growth.

“Good luck to all our dynamic start-ups in the East Midlands.”

The 2024 East Midlands Business Masters will bring together business leaders and executives from across the East Midlands, the 2024 finalists alongside former winners, our key partners and of course many of our online audience to celebrate business triumphs and successes.

The awards evening, to be held at the Crowne Plaza in Nottingham on the evening of Thursday 3 October, will include a keynote speaker, drinks reception, three-course dinner and the Business Masters awards ceremony. has been a leading voice in the regional business community for the last decade, sharing the must-know news first to our large audience of business owners, managers and advisers.

The Business Masters Awards attracts the most successful and inspirational companies. Independently judged, the Business Masters Awards is a real celebration of business excellence.


International Trade
Community Impact
Employer of the Year
Professional Services – Regional
Professional Services – National
Property Business
Hospitality & Leisure
Creative & Media
Family Business
Small Business (up to 50 employees)
Medium Business (51-250 employees)
Large Business (251+ employees)
Outstanding Collaboration
Fast Growth Business