The Manchester Young Talent Awards, Embracing and celebrating excellence in Greater Manchester
Cited as one of the best places to live in the world (and we agree) it is no wonder Manchester continues to see such unparalleled growth and prosperity. Whether it be its thriving and diverse business community (which continues to see major organisations setting up in the city – from Rolls Royce to GCHQ), its recognition as a global centre of excellence for research and study or its beating heart steeped in history, culture and community, people continue to flock to this great city region.
With such growth it is important to take stock and celebrate the achievements which have created both opportunity and inspired the regions community. One of the entities driving this is JCI Manchester, a non-for profit, volunteer run organisation which for nearly 75 years has brought together people to provide development opportunities that empower young people to create positive change. From helping make new connections, putting on training events and importantly celebrating excellence as part of the annual Manchester Young Talent Awards (MYTA’s).
What are the Manchester Young Talent Awards?
The Manchester Young Talent Awards (MYTA’s) have for over a decade sought to recognise and celebrate outstanding individuals and organisations from within Greater Manchester. They cover 14 categories, from the Global Citizen and Community Project of the year awards, to the Professional of the Year award in specific areas including finance, hospitality, legal, creative, marketing and more.
Entries for the awards are currently open as our sponsorship opportunities, with this year’s ceremony will be taking place on the 4th November, at The Kimpton Clocktower Hotel, Oxford St, Manchester.
How can you enter the awards?
The awards are founded on an evidenced nomination process which is then assessed by a group of independent judges. Depending on the award, nominees may be individuals or organisations.
There are two paths available (please note that entries close on the 5th September 2022):-
• Full Entry: This can be done by the nominee themselves (an individual or organisation depending on the award) or on behalf of the proposed nominee. This provides full details and evidence on why this receipt should be considered for the award. To fill out the full nomination form go here.
• Nominate a Mate Process: This process is done to suggest that someone (or an organisation) consider putting themselves forward for a specific award. The proposed nominee is then contacted and asked to fill out the full nomination form above. To Nominate a mate go here.
Shortlisting will be undertaken by an independent panel of judges. The winners will be announced at the MYTA ceremony which will take place on November 4th.
Are there Sponsorship opportunities?
Absolutely, As a volunteer led and run organisation JCI Manchester are delighted to work with sponsors to help make these award ceremony an impactful and celebratory event. We have a range of sponsorship packages available. You can learn more by viewing their sponsorship packages (Including tickets) or by reaching out directly at email@example.com.
Taylor Lynn Corporation – Founded by entrepreneur Liz Taylor, TLC specialises in in the organisation of corporate events, private parties and weddings and with a host of leading brands and celebrity names amongst its client base, TLC has been an inexorable force within the UK events sector for nearly thirty years. It’s a unique combination of steely tenacity, originality, ‘blue sky’ thinking and meticulous planning that has earnt TLC it’s unrivalled reputation and enviable client list. For three decades the company has become renowned for delivering perfectly executed and always creative events, making it a leading events management company in Manchester, Cheshire, the North West and beyond.
Can I attend the awards?
Yes! The awards are highlight in the social calendar creating a fantastic way to not only celebrate achievement but also make new connections with Manchesters professional community. Tickets are available here For the ceremony which will take place on the 4th November, at The Kimpton Clocktower Hotel, Oxford St, Manchester