4 companies competed to win the NW Kent area final on Wednesday night. It was a great event that welcomed the Deputy Mayor Cllr Armitt who presented the winning trophy to Weblication Pro a company from The Leigh UTC in Dartford. The group of 5 students presented their company to a panel of judges along with 2 companies from Dartford Grammar School for girls and Alpha from Wilmington Grammar School for Boys who were awarded the Runner up prize.
Other awards presented on the night were
Best Trade stand – Alpha – Wimington Grammar School for Boys
Best Marketing – Elite – Dartford Grammar School for Girls
Best Financial Report – Planet Plan-it – Dartford Grammar School for Girls
Best Company Report – Elite – Dartford Grammar School for Girls
Best Use of Graphics & IT – Planet Plan-it – Dartford Grammar School for Girls
Most Entrepreneurial Company – Weblication Pro – The Leigh UTC
Best Presentation – Alpha – Wilmington Grammar School for Boys
Special Award for Company Daring & Discipline – Alpha – Wimington Grammar School for Boys
A thank you must go out to the Business Advisors and Centre Leads who supported the students through the competition process and of course our Sponsors – Business Excellence Solutions, T.A.X the Accountancy Experts, High Profile, Gravesend & Meopham Rotary, Gravesham Leisure Centre , Thames Gateway Kent Partnership, RW Coaching & Gibbs & Partners
Weblication Pro will go onto represent the NW Kent area at the Kent final on the 30th April at Oakwood House, Maidstone.