Birmingham crowned this year’s ‘most enterprising place in Britain’

October 6, 2016   //   No Comments

Birmingham has been named the ‘most enterprising place in Britain’ by the 2016 Enterprising Britain Awards.

Birmingham was named the ‘most enterprising place in Britain’ by the 2016 Enterprising Britain Awards by Small Business Minister Margot James on 24th September 2016. The winning project saw Birmingham City Council team up with 6 Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) to improve confidence, encourage investment, and attract and retain business talent. It supported 1,000 businesses, generating £87 million in private sector investment and creating or safeguarding 4,300 jobs, as part of the ambitious plans to build a Midlands Engine for Growth.