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bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards 2015

Supported by Express Newspapers

Franchisor of the Year Awards

Franchisor of the Year 2015

Established in 1989 and the highest honours available to brands in the sector, the bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year Awards, supported by Express Newspapers, recognise the UK’s most exceptional franchisors in a range of categories for their business growth and development, service excellence and commitment to ethical franchising practice.

The finalists for 2015 are:

bfa HSBC Franchisor of the Year

Emerging Franchisor of the Year (five years or less in franchising)

Franchisee Recruitment Award

Award for Innovation

Customer Focus Award

Finalists presented to a judging panel of industry experts in London on 20 & 21 May, with winners set to be announced at a black-tie dinner on 25 June at the ICC, Birmingham.

Andy Brattesani, UK head of franchising for HSBC, said of the shortlist: “Thanks to the calibre of entries, we’ve arrived at a list of businesses that really highlight the diversity found in modern franchising. The finalists, a strong combination of established and newer franchisors, should be very proud to have been shortlisted for their dedication to exceptional business practices. We look forward to hearing more about their success at the judging.”

Sean Hammond from Express Newspapers added: “These franchisors have demonstrated excellence in business as well as in franchising and their stories should serve as an inspiration. The number of different business sectors represented showcases the opportunities in the sector for expanding businesses and for those looking into self-employment.”

Find out more about:

  • The categories - features a new award and the return of the Gold, Silver and Bronze accolades
  • The ceremony - details and online booking
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