West Mids PA Awards


Congratulations in advance for taking the first step in recognising the West Midlands Business Support community who have demonstrated outstanding achievements within your organisation, from individuals, teams, management or colleagues, we are really looking forward to hearing how they are always striving for success and going the extra mile within their day to day activities.  We can’t wait to read your application and look forward to hearing from you.

We welcome applications from previous nominees, applicants, finalists and winners and you are really encouraged to enter multiple categories, to think about at least 2 or 3 categories you would like to enter and go for it! Please note that candidates may be subject to move to an alternative category should we have an overwhelming response or if the candidate hasn’t quite met the scoring criteria.

Applications open: 3rd October 2019     

Applications close: 30th November 2019

Please send all completed applications to:  apply@birminghampaawards.co.uk



Simply download the appropriate category application/nomination forms

It is human nature to not want to talk about ourselves, however, this is your opportunity to GO FOR IT and tell us ALL ABOUT YOU. We have included the paragraphs below as guidance for you to tell us all about your amazing achievements to date.  We are really looking for candidates that stand out from the crowd and who go above and beyond their usual daily tasks!

Nomination Form
Do you want to recognise an individual within your organisation? We would be delighted to hear why you feel your nominee deserves to be recognised for their amazing achievements within this category so please complete the application/nomination form below with as much information as possible detailing how you feel they have really gone above and beyond their duties and made an impact on you, your colleagues and the wider business.

The Process

Once applications are closed all Application forms will be scored against a pre-set category criteria by the West Midlands PA Awards committee, the individual scores given by each member will be added up collectively and the highest scoring candidates will then be shortlisted to go through to the second round which will be a zoom video interview with the Awards committee and representatives from one of our headline sponsors Katie Bard. There will then be a further shortlist and those candidates will be invited to meet the Judges on 8th or 9th April 2020

The BIG night will take place on 17th July 2020

The Judges

Lucy Brazier – Executive Secretary Magazine

Fiona Mucklow – Eversheds Sutherland (PA of the Year 2018)

Kam Vara – Director, Katie Bard

Ian Bennett – Operations Director, Resorts World

Chris Peacock – Director, Conference Care

The Awards committee

Daniel Skermer – Chair & Founder PA Forum

Fay Gleeson – SCC

Jayne Forgham – PwC

Jas Gardiner – Squire Patton Boggs

Narinder Sira – Avison Young

Tracey Paton – Dignity UK


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