Winning with Awards

Veteran business journalist Jon Griffin joins Safaraz Ali for a journey down memory lane and a look to the future. Jon, who spent many years as Business Editor with the Birmingham Mail, reflects on changes that have seen the business landscape change almost beyond recognition.

Safaraz Ali and Professor Paul Cadman who is Professor of Entrepreneurship at Birmingham City University are in conversation about awards. They share their experience of Award programmes and discuss the role that they play in 
encouraging business and celebrating success.  With many years of experience as an award winner, judge and event’s organiser, Saf has seen awards from all angles, He was head judge at the Birmingham Awards and a judge of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards amongst others.  As a judge, Safaraz talks about the kind of things needed of a winner and lifts the lid on the huge amount of work that goes into organising a successful even