There are three weeks left to enter the Monmouthshire Business Awards (MBAs).  Local businesses are urged to enter one of the varied categories from Company Demonstrating Sustained GrowthCompany of the Year, Excellence in MarketingInnovation in BusinessYoung EntrepreneurHospitality, Travel and TourismExcellence in Technology InnovationExcellence in Ecommerce including RetailSocially Responsible BusinessMost Promising Start-UpYoung Apprentice of the YearBest Small Business to the New Community Life Award.

MBA organiser Janet Harris said: “The ‘Welsh Business Oscars’ – the Monmouthshire Business Awards (MBAs) – are now in their fifth year and continue to go from strength to strength, showcasing the outstanding contribution that the county’s businesses make to the UK economy.  I would like to thank the wonderful businesses which have already applied and urge more to get involved with this fantastic opportunity.  This year is set to be even better with more than 500 people expected to flock to the black tie gala on Friday 21st October.”

The closing date for all applications is 31st July.  For details about how to enter the 2016 Monmouthshire Business Awards visit