Funky Readers Runners Up As Most Promising Young Business
Funky Readers were shortlisted for Most Promising Young Business at the 2015 Stockport Business Awards, and their nominated was covered in Pennine Business News. The awards ceremony took place on Thursday October 15th, and whilst Funky Readers did not win the category, they are proud to have been shortlisted. The company released the below statement about the event, and hope to be back at the awards next year:
“We are very pleased to announce that on Thursday 15th October 2015 we attended Stockport Business Awards – short listed in the Most Promising Young Business category. The whole event was a fantastic night, and we would like to express our sincere thanks to everyone involved in organising the evening – it’s a fantastic testament to the quality of the business environment in Stockport and we are so proud to have been on the short list of three for our category!
Unfortunately for us, we were up against some fantastic competition and we were not selected as the overall winners – but a huge congratulations to the winners in our category, and to all the businesses who were successful on the night!
We would like to thank everyone who has worked with us in since starting our company – including our suppliers, all those who have given us advice, and the companies we work with on a regular basis. However, most importantly, we would like to thank all our customers from across the globe – we appreciate all your support and we will continue to do our best to provide the best quality products and service to you on both www.funkyreaders.co.uk and www.eyeeyedesign.com”
The company, based in Bramhall, exports designer eye wear around the world and has been active for around two years.
With around eight years' experience working in both marketing and market research, Elliot works extensively with small businesses to develop their marketing strategy as a consultant when away from PBN.
He has featured as PR and market expert on the Guardian Small Business, judged the UK Blog Awards in 2014, and was short listed as Stockport Young Business Person of the Year in the same year.
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