2024 Wedding Services Awards

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Welcome to the 2024 Wedding Services Awards

Welcome to the 2024 Wedding Services Awards, our accolades celebrating excellence across the UK wedding industry. From the artistry of wedding planners to the allure of top venues, and the magic captured by videographers and photographers, each category highlights the dedication and skill that elevate wedding days into memorable experiences. Recognising the finest in the field, including florists, DJs, caterers, décor experts, dress shops, makeup artists, transportation services, attire hire, bands, and cake designers, these awards showcase the exceptional talent that makes each wedding unique and magical. Join us in celebrating those who set the standard for matrimonial perfection.

Before You Enter: What You Need To Know

Free entry in all sectors and categories

We know that many small business owners, entrepreneurs and larger organisations don't like to pay up front for awards, where fees range from £99 to more than £250 per category. With us, all your entries are free.

You only pay a fee if you win an award

Unlike other programmes, you only pay a fee if you are selected as a winner. There's only one Award Acceptance Fee to pay regardless of how many awards you win, and 1x personalised Winner trophy is included*!

Publicity Package

As a winner or finalist, you get credible industry recognition & publicity from National press releases, Google and Yahoo! News features, content marketing and case studies.

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Social media marketing is important for all businesses, which is why we announce your accolades on social platforms, and regularly engage with you and your followers.

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Interviews & PR

We can create quality, in-depth content with your team, making you a trusted voice in your industry, and highlighting the achievements & success of your business or enterprise**.

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Fees

Winner
£375 +VAT
(Award Acceptance Fee)
Finalist
£0
(Free Forever)
Trophy
£99 +VAT
(per additional trophy)

* Trophy included: The Award Acceptance Fee includes 1x Winner’s trophy only. If you win multiple awards, additional trophies may be purchased at £99 +VAT.

** Interviews & PR: We will contact you regarding all publicity and PR opportunities based on the options you select in the entry form

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UK Business Experts

Our judging panel are business experts with a wealth of knowledge in various industries. They lend their experience and business acumen to the many award sectors we cover.

Our panel consists of dozens of private & public guest judges; below are a few of our business experts who will be selecting shortlists, winners and finalists in our awards!

Interested in being a guest judge? Contact us here.

Our Judges

2024 Wedding Services Awards Categories

CategoryDescription / Criteria
Wedding Planner of the YearRecognising a wedding planner who has demonstrated exceptional organisational skills, attention to detail, and creativity in curating unforgettable weddings, ensuring a seamless and stress-free experience for couples.
Wedding Venue of the YearCommending a wedding venue that offers exceptional facilities, picturesque surroundings, and impeccable service, providing couples with the perfect setting to celebrate their special day.
Wedding Videographer of the YearCommending a wedding videographer who captures the essence and emotions of a couple’s wedding day, producing cinematic films that allow couples to relive their special moments for years to come.
Wedding Florist of the YearHonouring a wedding florist who creates stunning floral arrangements, bouquets, and installations, showcasing exceptional creativity, attention to detail, and a keen eye for design.
Exceptional Wedding DJRecognising a wedding DJ who sets the perfect ambiance, reads the crowd’s energy, and curates an unforgettable playlist, ensuring that the dance floor remains lively and guests have a fantastic time.
Outstanding Wedding CatererCelebrating a wedding caterer who consistently delivers exquisite menus, outstanding presentation, and exceptional service, ensuring that the culinary experience on the wedding day is unforgettable.
Excellence in Wedding PhotographyAcknowledging a wedding photographer who has demonstrated exceptional artistry, capturing the precious moments, emotions, and intricate details of a couple’s wedding day, creating timeless memories.
Excellence in Wedding DécorCommending a wedding décor specialist who transforms venues into enchanting and visually stunning spaces, creating atmospheres that reflect the couple’s vision and enhance the overall wedding experience.
Wedding Dress Shop of the YearCommending a wedding dress shop that offers an exceptional selection of stunning wedding gowns, providing brides with an unforgettable and personalised shopping experience as they find their dream dress.
Best Bridal Makeup ArtistCelebrating a bridal makeup artist who enhances a bride’s natural beauty, creating flawless and long-lasting looks that reflect the bride’s unique style and enhance her confidence on her special day.
Best Wedding Transportation ServiceAcknowledging a wedding transportation service that provides exceptional, luxurious, and reliable transportation options, ensuring that the couple and their guests arrive in style and comfort.
Best Grooms Attire HireRecognising a groom’s attire hire service that offers exceptional quality, stylish options, and impeccable customer service, ensuring that the groom looks dapper and perfectly dressed for his wedding day.
Wedding Band of the YearCelebrating a wedding band that delivers outstanding live performances, engaging the audience with exceptional musical talent, a versatile repertoire, and creating an unforgettable atmosphere for couples and their guests.
Outstanding Wedding Cake DesignerAcknowledging a wedding cake designer who creates stunning and delicious wedding cakes, showcasing exceptional artistry, craftsmanship, and attention to detail that becomes a centerpiece of the wedding celebration.

Entry Form

2024 Wedding Services Awards

Entries Closed: Deadline Reached

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Award winning entries typically provide over 500 words providing meaningful and relevant details related to the categories they have entered. Telling us why you are entering these particular categories tends to help. Be specific: for example, if the category is Fastest Growing Company, provide details of how your company has grown and include basic revenue figures (eg. YoY £/%) so we can get a feel for the business growth you’re experiencing. Where possible and relevant to do so, including links to reviews/testimonials and digital assets to support your entry will also help.

EXAMPLE 500-WORD ENTRY:

Introducing Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., a groundbreaking British company at the forefront of technological advancements, spearheaded by its Founder and CEO, Dr. Elizabeth Cavendish. Dr. Cavendish has redefined the boundaries of innovation, earning her a well-deserved nomination for the Most Innovative Business Leader award in the Business Leader Awards 2023.

Established in 2019, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. was the brainchild of Dr. Cavendish, a renowned physicist and serial entrepreneur with a track record of developing ground-breaking technologies. Recognising the need for a radical shift in our approach to tackling global challenges, Dr. Cavendish envisioned a company that would act as a catalyst for disruptive ideas and transformative solutions.

Under Dr. Cavendish’s visionary leadership, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. has rapidly become a game-changer in the fields of renewable energy, artificial intelligence, and sustainable materials. Her unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and calculated risk-taking has made the company an incubator for breakthrough ideas that revolutionise industries.

A prime example of Dr. Cavendish’s innovative prowess is the company’s flagship project, “HelioSynth”. This pioneering solar technology harnesses the power of artificial photosynthesis, converting sunlight, water, and carbon dioxide into clean, sustainable energy. By effectively replicating nature’s most efficient energy conversion process, Dr. Cavendish’s brainchild has the potential to transform the renewable energy sector and contribute significantly to reducing the world’s carbon footprint.

However, Dr. Cavendish’s innovative spirit does not stop at scientific advancements. Under her leadership, Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. has adopted a unique, forward-thinking approach to its organisational structure and management style. By embracing a flat hierarchy and encouraging open communication, the company cultivates an environment where creativity and experimentation are nurtured, and unconventional ideas are celebrated.

In addition to fostering innovation within her own company, Dr. Cavendish is committed to nurturing the next generation of trailblazers. Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd. actively collaborates with academic institutions and young entrepreneurs, offering research grants, mentorship programmes, and innovation challenges aimed at supporting emerging talent and driving groundbreaking ideas forward.

Dr. Cavendish is also an ardent advocate for diversity and inclusion in the world of technology and innovation. Through various company initiatives, such as scholarships and outreach programmes, she champions the inclusion of underrepresented groups in the sector, believing that true innovation can only be achieved by tapping into the wealth of diverse perspectives and experiences.

Beyond her achievements at Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., Dr. Cavendish is a thought leader in her own right. A sought-after speaker at industry conferences and events, she shares her insights on the future of technology, sustainability, and innovation, inspiring others to think boldly and challenge the status quo.

In summary, Dr. Elizabeth Cavendish’s exceptional track record as the driving force behind Quantum Leap Innovations Ltd., her relentless pursuit of transformative ideas, and her unwavering commitment to fostering a culture of innovation and inclusivity, make her an exemplary candidate for the Most Innovative Business Leader award in the Business Leader Awards 2023. By recognising her achievements, we celebrate not only her visionary leadership but also the immense potential for positive change that she represents.