The categories.Best Creative Business Award -sponsored by Arts Council England Arts Council England was formed in 1994 when the Arts Council of Great Britain was divided into three separate bodies for England, Scotland and Wales. It is an Executive Agency of the Department of Culture, Media and Sport. , North East.
Company of the Year -sponsored by Deloitte, KPMG and One NorthEast. Corporate Responsibility and Environment Award -sponsored by eaga plc, NEPIC NEPIC North East Process Industry Cluster (UK) and Northeast Biofuels and Groundwork North East.
Employer of the Year -sponsored by Public Health North East.
Export Award -sponsored by UK Trade & Investment.
Innovation Award -sponsored by County Durham Development Company and OneDoor Network.
Internet & ICT Award -sponsored by Pearsons.
Learning, Training & Skills Award -sponsored by Newcastle College, University of Sunderland The University was named the 'Best English University for student experience' by the Times Higher Education Supplement in December 2005.
The University is also one of the 31 United Kingdom Universities providing the New Route PhD as an alternative to the traditional , Teesside University and Train to Gain.
Manufacturing Award -sponsored by Port of Tyne, Sunderland City Council and ABB. Newcomer of the Year.
Not-for-profit Organisation of the Year. Services Award -sponsored by Hay & Kilner Solicitors and Middlesbrough College. Small Business Award.
To become a sponsor contact Kirsty Tarn, events manager on 0191 201 6072.