Thomas Aveling School hosted the 2016 Company of the year final for the Mid Kent & Medway area board on the 20th April. It was an exciting event with 4 companies competing for several awards sponsored by South East Water & the local business community.
The companies were joined by Meadowfield Special School 6th form students who did a small presentation which was very well received. Meadowfield is one of 3 schools in Kent that run Team Programme which is designed to aid the transition from education into independent living for students with learning difficulties.
The Young Enterprise- Company programme Year 12 & 13 students from the following schools took part in the competition which highlights their achievements and skills they have learnt.
Fort Pitt Grammar School- Company Apollo
Highsted Grammar School – Highsted Enterprises 2015
Thomas Aveling School – Mutt & Co
Rainham Mark Grammar School – Sub Zero
A panel of 3 judges, Kevin Beatty, Karen Burdge & Darrel Lineham, had a difficult time deciding on the awards but concluded the Winners on the night were
Best Company Report – sponsored by Ward SecurityWard Security Mutt & Co
Best Trade Stand – sponsored by Specsavers Opticians Chatham
Highsted Enterprises 2015
Best Presentation- sponsored by Vicki Beatty Associates Safety
Mutt & Co
Social Media Award – sponsored by Zoe Cairns
Winning Company- sponsored by Bluebird Care
Mutt & Co
Mutt & Co will be representing the MidKent & Medway area board at the Kent final on the 4th May at Oakwood House Maidstone for 5pm start everybody is welcome to cheer them on!