Are you brave enough to do the business on the catwalk?

The search is on for Business Leaders and Employees to take to the catwalk at the next FB Fashion Ball on the 19th May in Leeds.

The annual event puts Yorkshire’s business leaders and their colleagues into model professionals for the evening to raise money for charity.

Models are rushing to secure their place on the catwalk from PwC, Clarion, Barclays, Reward Finance Group, Rothschild, Gordon’s, Santander, Deloitte, Walker Morris, Ward Hadaway, BHP, Thomas Coombs, Irwin Mitchell, Eversheds, RSM, E&Y, Addleshaw Goddard, DLA, BDO to name a few.

This year’s black-tie event, partnered by TheBusinessDesk.com, will also be featured on a weekly TV series previewing everyone involved in the event with Made in Leeds TV. Event partners ICAEW, the Law Society, Professionals 100 Forum are spreading the word already.

FB Business Awards will be presented for Role Model Business Leaders within the accountancy and finance, legal, property, banking, media, digital, recruitment and retail sectors, as well as recognising outstanding achievement for businesses and professionals across Yorkshire.

Places are limited and selling fast so companies wishing nominate for the awards, take advantage of sponsorship, modelling opportunities and attend should contact event organiser Lisa Darwin. There is a 10% discount for booking your table at both Leeds and Manchester events.

FB Awards set to take pride of place at the 2016 Fashion Ball

The FB Awards will take pride of place at the FB Fashion Ball on 19 May, New Dock in Leeds.

The FB Awards celebrate the most inspirational and dynamic Business Leaders who are driving forward and influencing the many successful businesses in our region.

The awards publicly honour and applaud these entrepreneurial leaders who have made outstanding contributions to the local business economy and continue to achieve and deliver beyond expectation. The Awards also promote Role Model Employees and the Rising Stars of local businesses.

The FB Awards seek out the most talented leaders from Accountancy, Legal, Banking, Wealth Management, Asset Based Lending, Property, Retail, Manufacturing, Media, Recruitment, Communication, Education, Technology, Insurance, Leisure and Lifestyle sectors.

Anticipation is high as we wait to see these high profile Business Leaders take to the catwalk, already being measured for size are: Arif Ahmad, PwC, Jonathan Jones, Squire Patton Boggs, Chris Allen, Blacks Solicitors, Stephen Griffiths, Rothschild, Victoria Davey, Gordons, Dave Jones, Reward Finance Group Joanna Robinson, Mansfield Pollard, Lee Marshall, RSM UK, Simon Palmer, Garbutt & Elliott, Neil Williams, Santander, Asif Choudry, Resource, Rashmi Dube, Legatus Law, Sam Williamson, Animal Care, Chris Schofield, Schofield Sweeney, Alex Pryce, Barclays, Joanne Powell, Grant Thornton, Carly Gulliver, Squire Patton Boggs, Andy Preece, Nucleus, Will Holmes, BHP, Kevin Brown, Andy Davenport, Maxim, Laura Dermain, Walker Morris, Natalie Varley, Addleshaw Goddard, Christopher Darwin, Thomas Coombs, Philip Jordan, Ward Hadaway, Eversheds, LCF Law, Gent Visick, Deloitte, Irwin Mitchell, HSBC.

Nominate yourself a colleague or contact now, and place your vote via the website

To book your table, sponsor, partner, model and for event details contact Lisa Darwin, lisa@fbfashionball.show; 07889 016280

Business leaders prepare for the catwalk with leading fashion brands

YORKSHIRE business leaders are preparing to strut their stuff on the catwalk at the FB Fashion Ball on 19th May 2016.

The renowned FB Fashion Ball will see a host of well-known business figures take to the catwalk for the black-tie charity awards dinner, which will host more than 600 professionals at New Dock in Leeds.

We will see Arif Ahmad, office senior partner at PwC in Leeds alongside Chris Allen, managing partner, Blacks Solicitors, Stephen Griffiths, head of Leeds office at Rothschild, Clarion’s joint managing partner, Roger Hutton, Victoria Davey, partner at Gordons, Dave Jones, joint managing director of Reward Finance Group and Joanna Robinson, managing director at Mansfield Pollard.

Other leaders and firms confirmed for next year include Lee Marshall, RSM UK, Simon Palmer, Garbutt & Elliott, Neil Williams, Santander, Asif Choudry, Resource, Rashmi Dube, Legatus Law, Sam Williamson, Animal Care, Chris Schofield, Schofield Sweeney, Alex Pryce, Barclays, Joanne Powell, Grant Thornton, Carly Gulliver, Squire Patton Boggs, Andy Preece, Nucleus, Will Holmes, BHP, Kevin Brown, Andy Davenport, Maxim, Laura Dermain, Walker Morris, Natalie Varley, Addleshaw Goddard, Christopher Darwin, Thomas Coombs, Philip Jordan, Ward Hadaway, Eversheds, LCF Law, Gent Visick, Deloitte, Irwin Mitchell, HSBC.

High profile fashion brands such as French Connection, Debenhams, Accent Clothing, Hawes & Curtis, Coast, Phase 8, Glamour Rocks and designer brands from Harvey Nichols, Lamberts Yard are signed up to transform the wannabe models with more brands joining in the New Year.

The FB Awards will take pride of place on the night celebrating and honoring Business Leaders in our region from the Accountancy, Finance, Legal, Property, Banking, Retail, Media, Manufacturing, Recruitment, ABL and Digital sectors. Seeking out the Young Stars and Role Model employees. The FB Awards are live on 4th January.

To book your table, sponsor, partner, model and for event details contact Lisa Darwin, lisa@fbfashionball.show; 07889 016280

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