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July 27, 2017

Family Business Awards’ deadline extended

Family Business Awards’ deadline extended

The deadline for entries for the 2017 Midlands Family Business Awards has been extended by almost two weeks to midnight on Friday 11 August. Entries are free of charge and can be made via the Awards website www.familybusinessawards.co.uk, with ten categories to choose from, including the headline Family Business of the Year Award. “We have […]

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July 19, 2017

Deadline approaching for Family Business Awards

Deadline approaching for Family Business Awards

Family-owned business from across the Midlands have less than two weeks left to enter the region’s flagship Midlands Family Business Awards, organised by The Wilson Organisation. Entries for the UK’s only independent, not-for-profit annual Awards for family businesses in the Midlands, are free and can be made up until midnight on the 31st July via […]

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June 8, 2017

Search for the Midlands’ top family businesses gets underway

Search for the Midlands’ top family businesses gets underway

Entries for the UK’s only independent, not-for-profit annual Awards for family businesses in the Midlands, are now open. The 2017 Midlands Family Business Awards had their official launch last night (7th June) when past winners joined representatives of other family firms from across the region, sponsors and supporters of the Awards, and their organiser The Wilson […]

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May 18, 2017

Midlands Family Business Awards 2017 to launch in Nottingham

Midlands Family Business Awards 2017 to launch in Nottingham

The Midlands Family Business Awards team at The Wilson Organisation have announced plans for the launch of the 2017 Awards. The independent Midlands Family Business Awards 2017 will launch with a tapas and drinks celebration at Nottingham’s award-winning destination, Baresca, on Wednesday 7th June, from 5.00pm to 7.30pm. “Members of family run and owned businesses […]

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May 15, 2017

Take control of your Cyber risk

Take control of your Cyber risk

With the recent cyber attack on the NHS bringing cyber security to the forefront of people’s minds, now is the perfect time to review where you stand in terms of cyber security.

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March 7, 2017

Midlands’ top family firms on the look-out for businesses’ support

Midlands’ top family firms on the look-out for businesses’ support

The chance to show your support for the family business sector is up for grabs as plans for the UK’s only not-for-profit Awards for Midlands’ family businesses 2017 get underway.

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February 22, 2017

490% rise in the value of classic cars over the last 10 years

490% rise in the value of classic cars over the last 10 years

Many of us would love to own a classic car and for many, their passion for classic vehicles has fortunately turned out to be an extremely worthwhile investment.

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January 11, 2017

Winter update for businesses

Winter update for businesses

Although we are only just starting to see the really cold weather and snow storms across some parts of the UK, there are some common issues that can affect many businesses at this time of year and these are covered in our Winter Update.

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January 10, 2017

Winter update for home owners

Winter update for home owners

Cold weather, snow and storms during the winter months is likely to bring the usual problems for you and your home. Take a look at our practical advice in our Winter Update.

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December 20, 2016

Winter Driving Tips

Winter Driving Tips

Did you know that motorists are up to 33% more likely to make a car insurance claim through the winter, from a small bump to a major incident?

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Flooding – be prepared

Flooding – be prepared

Flooding is impossible to prevent and difficult to predict, but to try and help we’ve created a flood guide to help prepare for a flood and reduce the risk of excessive damage.

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December 5, 2016

The Benefits of Relevant Life Plans

The Benefits of Relevant Life Plans

Relevant Life Plans (RLP’s) are a way of providing death-in-service benefits on an individual basis no matter how small your business is.

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November 21, 2016

Nottingham’s John Pye Auctions is crowned the Midlands’ Family Business of the Year

Nottingham’s John Pye Auctions is crowned the Midlands’ Family Business of the Year

Nottingham auctioneer and second generation family firm John Pye Auctions has taken the top prize in the region’s flagship Awards for family businesses, to be crowned the Midlands Family Business of 2016.

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September 29, 2016

Bonningtons sponsors Midlands Family Business Awards

Bonningtons sponsors Midlands Family Business Awards

Nottingham family firm Bonningtons has announced it is the lead sponsor of the 2016 Midlands Family Business Awards. The businesses’ Managing Director, Ian Fisher is the Awards’ current Director of the Year title-holder.

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September 8, 2016

Midlands Family Business Awards finalists revealed

Midlands Family Business Awards finalists revealed

The Midlands only awards initiative to celebrate and recognise the region’s family run and owned enterprises, has revealed the fifty-one businesses that are finalists this year.

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August 17, 2016

Wilsons take part in inaugural charity Zip Wire Challenge!

Wilsons take part in inaugural charity Zip Wire Challenge!

On 4 September 2016 Wilsons ‘ Ped Briggs will fly over Trent Bridge Cricket Ground on a zip wire to raise funds for Trent Bridge Community Trust.

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July 26, 2016

The Insurance Act 2015

The Insurance Act 2015

The Insurance Act 2015 comes into force in August 2016 and is the most significant statutory change to commercial insurance in over 100 years. Its intention is to create a fairer position for all parties involved in commercial insurance. The new Act applies to all commercial insurance that is subject to UK law and affects you and your business.

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July 18, 2016

Midlands Family Business Awards entry deadline extended

Midlands Family Business Awards entry deadline extended

Organisers of the Midlands Family Business Awards are extending the deadline for entries to this year’s awards.  Family businesses and their leaders now have an extra week, so entries can be made up until midnight on Monday 25th July 2016, free and via the dedicated online entry platform, accessed from the Awards’ website www.familybusinessawards  Details […]

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July 12, 2016

Thinking about booking a holiday?

Thinking about booking a holiday?

Summer holidays are now upon us, so we are likely to be more exposed to travel booking frauds when seeking last minute holiday bookings or cheap flights.

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July 8, 2016

Family businesses urged not to miss chance to shine in flagship awards

Family businesses urged not to miss chance to shine in flagship awards

Midlands’ family businesses and their leaders have less than two weeks before entries close for the sector’s annual flagship awards, The Midlands Family Business Awards.  Entries must be made before midnight on Monday 18th July 2016, with ten categories to choose from, including the all-new ‘Best use of Digital’ and ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ awards, and […]

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June 23, 2016

Cyber Crime – Staying Safe Online

Cyber Crime – Staying Safe Online

Cyber risk isn’t just an issue for businesses. Over two-thirds of us now have a smartphone, and on average we spend two hours a day online, browsing the internet, accessing social media, banking and shopping – so staying safe online should be a priority.

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May 23, 2016

Annual search for 2016’s best family businesses gets underway

Annual search for 2016’s best family businesses gets underway

This year’s search to find the Midlands’ best family businesses and their leaders has begun, as entries for the seventh Midlands Family Business Awards opened in style this week.

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May 6, 2016

Awards showcase for Midlands family businesses to launch in Derbyshire

Awards showcase for Midlands family businesses to launch in Derbyshire

The Midlands only Awards initiative dedicated to celebrating and recognising the region’s family run and owned enterprises will launch on the 18th May 2016 at Derbyshire’s spectacular Donington Hall. Full details of the sponsors and categories for the seventh annual Midlands Family Business Awards, will be unveiled at the event, but Awards’ organisers The Wilson […]

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April 1, 2016

The Threat of Terrorism – Minimising your personal risk

The Threat of Terrorism – Minimising your personal risk

The chances of being caught up in a terrorist attack are thankfully remote – but there are many common risks that are far more likely to impact on our health, wealth and happiness and whether at home or abroad.

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March 17, 2016

RepKiller Team – The latest cyber extortion threat

RepKiller Team – The latest cyber extortion threat

The City of London Police’s National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has issued an urgent alert to make businesses aware of a cyber-threat.

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February 1, 2016

Nottingham’s Bedrock boosts its support of 2016 Midlands Awards

Nottingham’s Bedrock boosts its support of 2016 Midlands Awards

Planning for this year’s Midlands Family Business Awards has got off to a flying start with Bedrock, Nottingham’s specialist tax advisory firm, boosting its involvement by becoming a category sponsor for 2016.

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January 15, 2016

Goldfish bowls cause fires!

Goldfish bowls cause fires!

Homeowners are aware of winter issues that lead to home insurance claims, such as burst pipes and flooding. Did you know the sun can cause problems too?

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November 23, 2015

Chinese Steel – an insurance perspective

Chinese Steel – an insurance perspective

The Engineering Employers Federation recently issued a press statement and safety warning about the use of Chinese steel. There are two key areas as we see it at Wilsons that will affect a number of our construction and engineering clients.

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November 13, 2015

Lincolnshire egg producer crowned Midlands Family Business of 2015

Lincolnshire egg producer crowned Midlands Family Business of 2015

Lincolnshire egg producer and packer LJ Fairburn & Son has been awarded the highest accolade for family firms in the region by being crowned The Midlands Family Business of the Year. Alford-based Fairburn was announced winner of the headline Award last night (Thursday 12th November 2015) at the prestigious black tie Midlands Family Business Awards […]

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October 19, 2015

Nottingham’s Bedrock joins Awards’ sponsors

Nottingham’s Bedrock joins Awards’ sponsors

Bedrock, a specialist tax advisory firm in Nottingham, is to take a leading role in the Midlands Family Business Awards’ dinner, as it joins the roll-call of sponsors in 2015. Bedrock has confirmed it will sponsor the prestigious black tie dinner’s drinks reception which will kick-off the climax to this year’s Awards at Athena in […]

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September 9, 2015

Midlands Family Business Awards finalists announced

Midlands Family Business Awards finalists announced

  A manufacturer founded in 1875, a £50m annual turnover construction and civil engineering business, a children’s nursery with over 500 staff and led by its founding family’s third generation, a fifth generation farming family’s ice-cream business, a builders merchant, property management company, haulage firm, marketing business, and waste management company, are all amongst the […]

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September 1, 2015

Unveiled: judges for the 2015 Midlands Family Business Awards

Unveiled: judges for the 2015 Midlands Family Business Awards

The line-up of leading business men and women from across the Midlands who are tasked with finding the very best family run and owned businesses and their leaders in the region’s flagship awards have been revealed. The independent judging panel for the 2015 Midlands Family Business Awards comprises individuals from manufacturing and industry, as well […]

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July 20, 2015

Family firms given extra time to enter region’s flagship Awards

Family firms given extra time to enter region’s flagship Awards

Family run and owned businesses and their leaders have an extra two weeks to enter the region’s flagship awards for their sector. Organisers of the 2015 Midlands Family Business Awards have extended the entry deadline by two weeks, so submissions in up to three of this year’s ten categories can now be made up until […]

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July 6, 2015

Midlands Family Business Awards: Two weeks until entries close!

Midlands Family Business Awards: Two weeks until entries close!

There are just two weeks left to submit entries for the 2015 Midlands Family Business Awards, the regions only not-for-profit, independent initiative to recognise family businesses and their leaders – organised by Wilsons.

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June 29, 2015

Specialist Auto Enrolment advice – free!

Specialist Auto Enrolment advice – free!

To support local SMEs and help them plan their way through the Auto Enrolment minefield, we are offering free advice sessions with our specialist financial advisers – book your free 20 minute call now!

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June 5, 2015

2015 Midlands Family Business Awards launch

2015 Midlands Family Business Awards launch

The search to find the Midlands best family businesses and their leaders has begun as nominations for the sixth Midlands Family Business Awards opened in style this week. The regions only independent not-for-profit Awards for family businesses, The Midlands Family Business Awards, are organised by their founder and lead sponsor The Wilson Organisation, a Nottingham-based […]

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June 1, 2015

Wilsons’ General Insurance makes four senior hires

Wilsons’ General Insurance makes four senior hires

Insurance and financial solutions firm The Wilson Organisation has made four senior appointments in its General Insurance Division. Neil Tennant and John Procter both join as Account Directors, Fiona Mitchell as Major Client Broker, and Susan Blackley as Major & Commercial Insurance Manager. The Wilson Organisation is a UK top 100 financial adviser and insurance […]

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March 12, 2015

Taking Family Business Futures to New Heights!

Taking Family Business Futures to New Heights!

English mountaineer and alpinist, Kenton Cool, is the latest speaker to be confirmed for the inaugural Family Business Futures conference at The City Rooms, Leicester, on 28 April.

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February 20, 2015

Are you exposing yourself?

Are you exposing yourself?

“There are only two types of companies: those that have been hacked, and those that will be” Robert Mueller, FBI Director, 2012

Cyber threats increase as technology develops and more business is done online. As threats grow, so does your need to reduce your exposure to cyber crime.

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December 12, 2014

New MD for Wilsons’ General Insurance

New MD for Wilsons’ General Insurance

Wilsons has appointed Mark Minton to the new role of Managing Director of the General Insurance division. Working alongside CEO Annabel Prow and Group MD Charlotte Perkins, Mark brings thirty years insurance and financial services senior and Board level experience to the firm.

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December 2, 2014

Wilsons wins Aviva Community Support Award and £10K for Emmanuel House

Wilsons wins Aviva Community Support Award and £10K for Emmanuel House

The Wilson Organisation has won the Community Support Award of the national Aviva Broker Community Fund and secured £10,000 of funding for Nottingham charity Emmanuel House

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November 14, 2014

Lincs costume manufacturer Smiffys crowned Midlands Family Business 2014

Lincs costume manufacturer Smiffys crowned Midlands Family Business 2014

A Lincolnshire family business founded in 1894 and the UK’s leading manufacturer of fancy dress costumes has won the 2014 Midlands Family Business Awards

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October 10, 2014

Recruitment drive at Wilsons

Recruitment drive at Wilsons

Wilsons is creating a number of new roles as part of its latest recruitment drive. Wilsons is expanding the insurance and financial services teams to support its expanding portfolio, particularly with a surge in Auto Enrolment clients.

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September 22, 2014

Painting and Mont Blanc the latest milestones in Wilsons’ 100 Things

Painting and Mont Blanc the latest milestones in Wilsons’ 100 Things

Taking on the Tour du Mont Blanc, and re-painting a Nottingham centre for the homeless, are amongst the latest challenges completed by Wilsons’ staff in their quest to do 100 things for charity this year.

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September 1, 2014

Midlands Family Business Awards 2014 shortlist unveiled

Midlands Family Business Awards 2014 shortlist unveiled

A business founded more than 150 years ago, a nursery led by its founding family’s fourth generation, and specialists in construction and residential interior design are amongst the 45 family businesses and advisers making the shortlists of the ten categories in the 2014 Midlands Family Business Awards. The 28 family businesses from the East Midlands […]

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July 9, 2014

Midlands Family Business Awards: Last call for entries

Midlands Family Business Awards: Last call for entries

There are just a few days left to submit entries for the 2014 Midlands Family Business Awards, the regions only not-for-profit, independent initiative to recognise family businesses and their advisers.

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June 27, 2014

Becketts Farm backs Awards’ new Employer category

Becketts Farm backs Awards’ new Employer category

Becketts Farm is sponsor of the Employer of the Year category, continuing its relationship with the Awards which began in 2012, when Becketts was crowned the Midlands Family Business of the Year

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June 20, 2014

More time to enter Family Business Awards

More time to enter Family Business Awards

The deadline for entries for the 2014 Midlands Family Business Awards has been extended to ensure family run and owned businesses don’t miss the chance to showcase their work and achievements in the region’s flagship, independent, not-for-profit Awards for the sector. Entries are free and can be made via the Awards’ website www.familybusinessawards.co.uk  until the […]

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June 11, 2014

Innovative family businesses given chance to shine

Innovative family businesses given chance to shine

Midlands’ family businesses with an innovative flair when it comes to developing a new product or service are being urged to showcase their achievements in the regions only independent Awards for family firms.

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June 3, 2014

Midlands family businesses urged to enter flagship awards

Midlands family businesses urged to enter flagship awards

Belton Massey is Europe’s largest independent manufacturer of high quality, non-original catalytic converters. Established in 1966, it operates from two manufacturing bases in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire and supplies distributors and garages in more than thirty countries worldwide.

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May 20, 2014

Fastest growing family businesses

Fastest growing family businesses

Midlands-based family run or owned business that have experienced strong, sustained growth can turn the spotlight on their success in the regions only Awards dedicated to family businesses.

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May 1, 2014

Entries for Family Business Awards open in style

Entries for Family Business Awards open in style

The Midlands Family Business Awards 2014 opened in style today the 1st May, with events in both the East and West Midlands. The region’s only independent not-for-profit Awards for family businesses, their leaders and advisers launched at a lunchtime event at the Library of Birmingham and ‘teatime tapas’ at Iberico Derby, officially marking the opening […]

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April 24, 2014

Shakespeares backs growing family businesses

Shakespeares backs growing family businesses

Shakespeares, the second largest law firm in the Midlands, is backing the regions only not-for-profit independent Awards for family businesses and their owners. The firm is sponsor of the Fastest Growing Family Business category in the Midlands Family Business Awards that is organised by third generation family business The Wilson Organisation. “In the last five […]

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April 17, 2014

Raise your profile through Awards sponsorship

Raise your profile through Awards sponsorship

Sponsorship of the 2014 not-for-profit, independent Midlands Family Business Awards is gathering pace, and organisations keen to take advantage of the profile and networking opportunities of being involved are being urged to act quickly and contact the organisers.

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April 9, 2014

Award-winning BM Catalysts to speak at unique event for family businesses

Award-winning BM Catalysts to speak at unique event for family businesses

The Chairman of the Midlands Family Business of the Year BM Catalysts is guest speaker at a free speed dating style event for family businesses and advisers in Nottingham next month.

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April 8, 2014

Fifth Awards set for May Day launch

Fifth Awards set for May Day launch

The full line-up of categories, judges and sponsors of the fifth annual Midlands Family Business Awards will be unveiled at launch events across the region on the 1st May.

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March 31, 2014

2014 Launch – Midlands Family Business Awards

2014 Launch – Midlands Family Business Awards

The 2014 Midlands Family Business Awards will launch on 1st May, the day that entries open, with events in Birmingham and Derby.

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March 2, 2014

Smith Cooper pledge support for 2014 Awards

Smith Cooper pledge support for 2014 Awards

Midlands accountants and business advisers Smith Cooper LLP have pledged their support for the fourth year running, sponsoring the headline Midlands Family Business of the Year award.

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January 10, 2014

Wilsons launches ‘100 Things for Charity’ to mark centenary year

Wilsons launches ‘100 Things for Charity’ to mark centenary year

The Wilson Organisation has unveiled plans to mark its centenary in 2014, with the launch of a ‘100 Things for Charity’ year-long initiative. Directors and staff will support 100 community, charity and school projects in and around Nottingham throughout 2014.

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January 2, 2014

Pension auto enrolment – top tips

A panel of pension, legal and payroll specialists updated businesses from around the Midlands on the need to prepare for pension auto-enrolment. The event, held at Nottingham’s BioCity on 26 November, was chaired by Gary Cormack and the panel consisted of Ian Baguley of Wilsons, Ginny Hallam of Halborns, Chloe Hughes and Doug Perry of Clayton & Brewill

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November 16, 2013

2013 Awards – Shortlist announced

2013 Awards – Shortlist announced

Forty-two Midlands’ family businesses, their leaders and advisers have made the shortlist in this year’s Family Business Awards.

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Belton Massey Midlands Family Business 2013

Belton Massey Midlands Family Business 2013

Mansfield-based manufacturer Belton Massey has been crowned the Midlands Family Business of the Year in the region’s only independent Awards initiative for family businesses.

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October 8, 2013

Free, expert help on pension auto-enrolment for family businesses

Free, expert help on pension auto-enrolment for family businesses

Awards founders and pension specialists Wilsons, have teamed up with Clayton & Brewill and Halborns to run a free breakfast event on 26 November to help family businesses find out all they need to know to get ready for pension auto-enrolment.

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September 4, 2013

2013 Awards – Shortlist announced

2013 Awards – Shortlist announced

Forty-two Midlands’ family businesses, their leaders and advisers have made the shortlist in this year’s Family Business Awards.

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July 19, 2013

Alex Polizzi to head Awards judging panel

Alex Polizzi to head Awards judging panel

TV presenter and passionate supporter of family businesses Alex Polizzi is to lead the search to find the Midlands Family Business of 2013.

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June 27, 2013

Family Business Awards: Deadline extended

Family Business Awards: Deadline extended

The deadline for entries for the ten categories in the 2013 Midlands Family Business Awards has been extended until midnight on Tuesday 16th July 2013.

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June 18, 2013

Speedo President to judge Retail Award

Speedo President to judge Retail Award

David Robinson, the President of Speedo International, is to head the independent judging panel of the Retail Excellence category in this year’s Midlands Family Business Awards.

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June 15, 2013

Rory Underwood at Leicester Tigers

Rory Underwood at Leicester Tigers

Former England rugby international Rory Underwood is heading to Leicester Tigers this week, for a fundraising event in aid of the educational charity for young people, The Outward Bound Trust.

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June 4, 2013

Awards set to showcase family businesses

Awards set to showcase family businesses

Family businesses large, small and from any sector or industry are being encouraged to shout about their work and achievements and enter the Midlands only independent Awards initiative for family businesses, their leaders and advisers.

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May 1, 2013

Search is on for best family businesses 2013

Search is on for best family businesses 2013

The search to find 2013’s best family businesses, their leaders and advisers, has begun, as nominations open for this year’s Midlands Family Business Awards.

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April 29, 2013

Family business champions back 2013 Awards

Family business champions back 2013 Awards

Past winners and finalists in the Midlands’ only independent, not-for-profit awards initiative to recognise and celebrate family businesses, joined sponsors and supporters at launch parties for the 2013 Midlands Family Business Awards across the Midlands.

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April 8, 2013

Insider confirms media partnership of Awards

Insider confirms media partnership of Awards

Demonstrating its support of the region’s family business sector and its contribution to the Midlands’ economy, Insider has confirmed its continued media partnership of The Midlands Family Business Awards for 2013.

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March 21, 2013

Launch of the 2013 Midlands Family Business Awards

Launch of the 2013 Midlands Family Business Awards

Join us for the launch of the 2013 Midlands Family Business Awards, the UK’s only independent, not-for-profit Awards for family businesses

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February 22, 2013

Insurance specialist back at Wilsons

Insurance specialist back at Wilsons

Experienced commercial and corporate insurance specialist Mark Wilson is back at The Wilson Organisation in Nottingham just a few weeks after leaving the firm to join a national competitor.

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February 1, 2013

New hires and promotions herald expansion

New hires and promotions herald expansion

The general insurance team of insurance broker and financial advisory firm The Wilson Organisation has made two senior hires and promoted three experienced professionals in the first stage of its expansion plans for 2013.

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January 30, 2013

Event to explore family business’ next steps

Leading advisers to Midlands’ family businesses are joining forces at a unique, interactive and free training event on 26 February to explore and define the steps family business leaders can take to achieve overall business and personal objectives.

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January 29, 2013

Awards raise £4,000 for The Prince’s Trust

Awards raise £4,000 for The Prince’s Trust

The not-for-profit Midlands Family Business Awards that are unique in the Midlands have raised £4,000 for The Prince’s Trust.

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December 11, 2012

Auto-enrolment: what does it mean for you?

Unless you’ve been hiding in a news-free zone for the past few weeks you will know Monday 1st October marked the start of ‘auto-enrolment’ for company pension schemes. But what does this mean for you as an employer, and you as an employee?

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Over 100 years of innovation

  • 1914

    A successful launch! The Wilson Organisation was founded in Nottingham by Harold Wilson and became the first company in the East Midlands to offer a comprehensive insurance policy to the region’s fast-growing band of automobile drivers. Innovation from day one.

  • 1920s

    During the 1920’s, Wilsons developed its commercial insurance offering under the stewardship of Harold Wilson. Hopping forwards 80 years, Wilsons has developed a number of industry specialisms including a particular expertise in the food and drink sector. We created a unique insurance offering called “FoodProtect” and, through this service, have been able to deliver intelligence and cost-effective insurance programmes to a broad spread of leading food producers. The best thing since sliced bread? Maybe not, but we’re working on it.

  • 1949

    John Prow joined Harold Wilson in the business, marking the first generation of the Prow family’s involvement in The Wilson Organisation. Wilsons’ clients included leading Nottingham firm Boots The Chemist plus a number of operators in the burgeoning railway sector. With post-war regeneration beginning apace, the firm’s fledgling construction expertise quickly developed into one of our leading offerings and this continues through to the present day, with clients including national and regional builders, developers, contractors, sub-contractors and architects.

  • 1960s

    The 1960s were the start of a new era for The Wilson Organisation. Harold Wilson and John Prow died on the same day in 1963, Harold of illness and John in a car crash. This left John’s son, John J Prow, to run the growing business at the age of 27. Under his youthful direction, Wilsons benefited from a new energy and direction. John J Prow, who had joined in 1960 in a new business role, led the move into our current premises at Wilson House in 1964 and then launched the financial services division in the following year.

  • 1990s

    The late 1990s heralded the start of the third generation of the Prow family’s involvement in the business. Managing Director Charlotte Prow joined in 1998, to be followed by the firm’s Chief Executive, Annabel Prow, in 2002. Product and service innovation continued apace with the launch of a corporate finance specialism in 1997, which continues to deliver valuable cost-savings and insights to the region’s dealmakers.

  • 2000s

    Now century on from the launch of The Wilson Organisation in 1914, the company continues to encourage innovation and reward good ideas. Within the financial services team, 2008 marked the launch of “Flex”, a powerful employee benefit programme and the development of “WRAP”, an investment tool with a unique level of investor control and transparency. Meanwhile, our insurance advisers worked quickly to bring to market a specialist insurance policy for insolvency practitioners.

  • 2010s

    2010 saw the launch of the Midlands Family Business Awards by Wilsons, the UK’s only independent not-for-profit Awards for family businesses. Now in their fifth year, the Awards have raised almost £20,000 for charities supporting families and young people. In 2014 we are celebrating Wilsons’ centenary, a significant milestone in Wilsons’ history.

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