British Business Awards

2015 British Business Awards: NOMINATIONS CLOSED!

Oct. 30, 2015

By the conclusion of the 2015 British Business Awards (BBA) nomination period, Friday, 30 October at 17:00, we had received 30 nominations across 6 categories. Company of the Year (5 nominees) Entrepreneur of the Year (5 nominees) UK-Japan Partnership (6 nominees) Community Contribution (6 nominees) Innovation (5 nominees) Person of the Year (3 nominees) Stay tuned over ... Read more

2015 British Business Awards - Judging process

Oct. 29, 2015

Nomination period for the 2015 British Business Awards (BBA) will close on October 30 at 1700. Judging period will run from October 30 - November 12. British Business Award (BBA) nominations are judged against specific criteria, founded on the BBA values of success, innovation and ethics. The BBA employs a well-defined and tested framework to ensure that the judging ... Read more

2015 BBA Judges on the spot

Oct. 28, 2015

With the deadline for 2015 British Business Awards (BBA) nominations fast-approaching (Oct 30 2015, at 1700JST), the BCCJ ACUMEN team asked 2015 BBA judges for their insights into the judging process. ___________________________________________________________________________  Inside the minds of a diverse panel of experts Hailing from a range of industries, with experience across manufacturing, sport, consulting, government, education and media, the ... Read more

Who is your 2015 Company of the Year?

Oct. 16, 2015

The October 30th deadline for BBA nominations is just around the corner! Don't miss the opportunity to nominate your company, or a deserving company you know, as 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year. Last year's winner was The British School in Tokyo. Principal Brian Christian said the private school was proud of its win. He said: "We ... Read more

How can winning a BBA boost your business? NOMINATE NOW!

Oct. 13, 2015

The deadline for nominations for the 2015 British Business Awards (BBA) is just around the corner (October 30, 17:00) Each year, the BBA introduces a special category. This year (2015) we will present a trophy for Innovation. Last year (2014) our special category was New Market Entrant. Rhino Rugby Japan won this trophy to much acclaim. David ... Read more

Who is your 2015 Person of the Year?

Oct. 5, 2015

The deadline for nominations for the 2015 British Business Awards is fast approaching. Don't miss the opportunity to nominate yourself, or a deserving individual you know, as 2015 Person of the Year. Last year's winner of the Person of the Year Award was Sue Kinoshita, then Director of UK Trade & Investment in Japan. She explained how ... Read more

Are you the 2015 BBA Entrepreneur of the Year?

Sept. 30, 2015

Elizabeth Handover, who heads Lumina Learning Asia, was the winner of the Entrepreneur of the Year award at last year's British Business Awards. She explained how the awards had strengthened the company's confidence and provided an excellent opportunity to take stock of their direction and progress. Elizabeth said: "It's an opportunity for us also as ... Read more

Nominations OPEN for British Business Awards 2015

Sept. 1, 2015

For eight years, the BCCJ's British Business Awards (BBA) have been celebrating and rewarding the best of UK-Japan business. Now, in the lead up to the 2015 BBA - to be held on the evening of November 13 at the Palace Hotel Tokyo - you have the opportunity to showcase YOUR greatness, by nominating your favourite companies and individuals ... Read more

2014 BBA Winner Profile: Rhino Rugby (New Market Entrant)

Dec. 12, 2014

The seventh British Business Awards were held on 14th November, 2014 at the Hilton Tokyo. Rhino Rugby Japan took home the award for New Market Entrant. The award was new for 2014 and was open to companies who entered the Japanese market after January 2013. Rhino Rugby Japan's philosophy is to aim for the top, an approach ... Read more

2014 BBA Winner Profile: KDDI - TELEHOUSE (UK-Japan Partnership)

Dec. 11, 2014

 The seventh British Business Awards were held on 14th November, 2014 at the Hilton Tokyo. KDDI Corporation and TELEHOUSE International Corporation of Europe were awarded UK-Partnership. The UK's most important internet hub is managed by the partnership between KDDI Corpotation and TELEHOUSE International Corporation of Europe. A vast majority of the UK's internet traffic is routed ... Read more