NeedleSmart are thrilled to have been shortlisted for the Merseyside Independent Business (MIB) Awards 2019! The category in which NeedleSmart are finalists is the ‘Digital & Technology Business of the Year’, and we are up against some tough competition!

The prestigious award ceremony will be held on Thursday 10th October at the Rum Warehouse in the Titanic Hotel in Liverpool and last year saw over 500 guests in attendance. The evening will begin with a drinks reception, followed by a three course black tie dinner, the presentation of the awards and then the after party.

There are 13 categories in this year’s MIB Awards, including ‘Culture & Tourism Business of the Year’, ‘Best Creative Business’, ‘Best Start-Up Business’ and ‘Employer of the year’.

CEO of NeedleSmart, Cliff Kirby, said, “I am thrilled that NeedleSmart has been shortlisted for ‘Digital & Technology Business of the Year’ in the 2019 MIB Awards. It is once again, thanks to the continued hard work and dedication of the highly skilled NeedleSmart team that being chosen as finalists in prestigious awards, such as the MIB Awards, is possible. Good luck to all of the finalists; we will see you on the night!”

The NeedleSmart team are looking forward to attending the glamorous awards dinner and wish the best of luck to all of the other award nominees!

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