Company of the Year Competition

To qualify for the competition your company must have taken part in ‘Pitch it’. The competition will take on Wednesday 15th March 2023 at the Palace Hotel with an awards ceremony the following week.

There will be eleven awards in total. The team that wins the title ‘Student Company of the Year’ will travel to Istanbul in July to compete in the European finals of the JA Company Programme.

The competition takes place over one day with rehearsals the day before and includes the following stages:

  1. Submission of a written Company Report (2 – 3 weeks before the competition)
  2. Panel Interview with the Judges
  3. Stage presentation
  4. Interview at your Company Exhibition Stand

Your company will be judged on the following:

20%    Innovation

20%    Product/service development and customer focus

20%    Financial performance

20%    Setting and achieving objectives for your business

20%    On the ability to demonstrate what you have learnt

The Awards