Team Awards

YTKO is committed to client satisfaction and the creation of measurable value for businesses, communities and policy makers. We’re delighted that this has led to many awards and accreditations due to the hard work of our fantastic team who go above and beyond their jobs to help our clients.

Some of our management team celebrating our latest award win in the image above, from Left to Right:
Dave Leaman – Senior Finance Advisor, YTKO, Liz Ratcliffe – Marketing Director, YTKO & General Manager, Outset CIC, Paul Green – Start Up Loans Manager, Outset Finance, Kate Perkin – Programme Director, Outset Cornwall, Lee Hughes – Deputy CEO, YTKO, Bev Hurley – CEO, YTKO, Toby Howkins – Project Director, West of England, Graham Leigh – Programme Director, Outset Enterprise Coaching & Growth Support Programme, Jonathan Whiteland – IT Director, YTKO

Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 - Finalist

Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year 2020 – Finalist

Bev Hurley

Great British Entrepreneur Awards

Business Woman of the Year

Business Woman of the Year

Bev Hurley

SME National Business Awards 2019

Finalist, Business of the Year, less than 50 employees

Finalist, Business of the Year, less than 50 employees

YTKO

SME National Business Awards 2019

Finalist, Not for Profit Business of the Year

Finalist, Not for Profit Business of the Year

YTKO

SME National Business Awards 2019

Social Impact Award 2019

Social Impact Award 2019

Bev Hurley

National Business Women’s Awards 2019

Influential Business Woman of the Year – Runner Up

Influential Business Woman of the Year – Runner Up

Bev Hurley

National Business Women’s Awards 2019

Award for Success Across Employment and Learning Services

Award for Success Across Employment and Learning Services

Outset

Bristol City Council Employment, Skills & Learning (ESL) Awards, 2019

Strategic Business Development Consultancy

Strategic Business Development Consultancy

YTKO

ACQ Global Awards 2018

Game Changer of the Year

Game Changer of the Year

Bev Hurley

ACQ Global Awards 2018

SME Finance Award

SME Finance Award

GetSet for Growth

The Business Show 2016

CBE

CBE

Bev Hurley

CBE in New Years Honours, 2014

Cambridge Business Excellence Awards, 2013

Cambridge Business Excellence Awards, 2013

Bev Hurley

Cambridge Business Excellence Awards, 2013

BIS Enterprising Britain Awards 2012

BIS Enterprising Britain Awards 2012

Outset

BIS Enterprising Britain Awards 2012

Grand Jury Prize

Grand Jury Prize

Outset

European Enterprise Promotion Awards 2012

Award for Excellence in Careers Service Engagement

Award for Excellence in Careers Service Engagement

Norfolk Network

Association of Graduate Careers Advisory Services (AGCAS) Awards 2012

Best Practice Award

Best Practice Award

Enterprising Women

WINNET8, Women’s Resource Centres, Promoting Innovation in Gender Equality across Europe Awards, 2011

First Woman Award

First Woman Award

Bev Hurley

Lloyds Banking Group, First Women Awards, 2011

Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion

Queen’s Award for Enterprise Promotion

Bev Hurley

Queen’s Individual Award for Enterprise Promotion, 2010

Flagship Project Award

Flagship Project Award

Enterprise Fellowships

Yorkshire Forward, Regional Development Agency Awards, 2010

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