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Essex Business Podcast: Crowning Glory -The King’s Awards for Enterprise

by Kim Aaronricks

We dive into the glitz and glamour of the highly anticipated King’s Awards for Enterprise, a prestigious event that recognises and celebrates the outstanding achievements of local businesses.

In this episode of the Essex Business Podcast, brought to you by Rickard Luckin, we explore the profound impact that awards have on the growth and development of businesses within the Essex community.

Our reporter, Chris Penhall, talks to Keith Attwood, Deputy Lieutenant of Essex, about the upcoming King’s Awards for Enterprise and the positive effect they can have on the overall business ecosystem. Plus, we hear from Martin Series, Director of Services at Global Resale , Melissa Aylott of Stockvale, which owns Southend’s Adventure Island and Sealife Adventure , and Marcus Watson, Non-Executive Director at Ground Control . These previous winners share their experiences with the awards, reflecting on the long-lasting benefits that their businesses have gained from being acknowledged. 

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If you’re interested in applying for the King’s Awards for Enterprise, go to  for more details and to submit your application.

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