Entries Close 18/11/21 > Shortlist Announced 6/12/21 > Shortlist Drinks 15/12/21 > Interviews 7/1/22 > Awards 3/2/22
Why enter for a MiMA?
Enter for the awards today and if you are shortlisted, you will benefit from a host of opportunities putting your organisation in the spotlight:
1. Raise your company profile within the Greater Manchester business community
2. Be recognised as the best young professional in your sector
3. Gain exposure to the MiMA and pro-manchester audiences and enjoy coverage about your organisation in pre and post event PR.
4. Exclusive use of the shortlisted ‘Made in Manchester’ logo (and winners logo hopefully)
5. Meet and engage with influential figures from across the full spectrum of Manchester’s business community
Entering the awards is completely free. You can enter as many categories that are relevant to you or your organisation.
Don't take our word for it...
"I was absolutely delighted to win HR and Talent Professional of the Year at the Made in Manchester awards in February 2020. The nomination alone was great recognition and I was grateful to hear the judges recognise my passion, values and pride in my work." - Rosie Albert, Senior HR Manager - Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP.
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What previous winners have said...
"I was blown away to win the Business Development Professional of the Year award, especially in such a thriving city like Manchester. Not to mention how truly amazing the organisation and effort that goes into the Made in Manchester awards evening. Huge thanks go to pro-manchester for giving me this memorable opportunity!"
One Brand Magic
"I was really proud to even be nominated for Marketing Professional of the Year so it was a huge surprise to actually win, especially given the strength of the competition. It was such a great evening, and the feedback and support that I’ve received since has been priceless."
"Winning the two awards [Entrepreneur of the Year and Chairman's Rising Star] at the event was a genuine honour for me, it was humbling to be recognised amongst my peers and the judges feedback was a real boost. The event itself was excellent, and it was great to meet, socialise and network with so many likeminded young professionals"
"Winning Lawyer of the year was a real surprise, particularly as there were so many great lawyers in the category. It felt great to be recognised and it made me feel very proud to be part of our city. The awards night and celebratory brunch afterwards were brilliant too!"
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP
"Winning Apprentice of the year was a huge achievement for me and I am so grateful to those who nominated and judged me. Attending the event was a fantastic experience and there was such a good atmosphere on the night. It was great to be able to celebrate everyone’s achievements!"