The SME Excellence Award

The SME Excellence Award

sponsored by green network energy

*NB: To enter, you must have a REGISTERED/TRADING ADDRESS in the London Borough of Croydon.

Small to medium enterprises – or SMEs – are at the heart of Croydon’s vast and thriving economy.

The success of SMEs is a critical factor in the local and regional economy. This award recognises the rich diversity of SMEs across all market sectors, and encourages their start up, growth and long-term sustainability. The category is open to all companies with a current turnover of up to £15 million.


  • Proactive leadership and a capable team
  • A robust business model, with evidence of business sustainability
  • Innovation and market differentiation
  • Strong financial performance results, growth forecast and good governance, and a clear, concise and impactful plan for sustained growth
  • A commitment to business excellence, best practice and continual improvement.