Wiltshire business woman nominated for national award

By Anita Jaynes on 16 September, 2015

Alison Edgar, MD of Sales Coaching Solutions is celebrating after it was announced last night (Tuesday September 15), that the Chippenham based company is a finalist for the Service Industries Award in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards.

The Great British Entrepreneur Awards, taking place on November 25 at the Ballroom Southbank, Central London, is set to become the recognised standard of excellence amongst entrepreneurs. They mark a new era for entrepreneurship in the UK and this inaugural event is set to acknowledge and celebrate the contribution and inspiration provided by entrepreneurial businesses.

Alison’s company, Sales Coaching Solutions, provide bespoke sales and customer service training and coaching. They equip business owners and sales personnel with the vital skills needed to sell their products or services successfully and confidently, ultimately enabling them to maximise sales, increase profits and grow. No hard selling, no miss-selling, just honest accounts of the business that work alongside basic human psychology to deliver exceptional results.

Alison is also the South West Champion for Enterprise Nation and is one the UK top 10 business advisors 2014. Her passion lies with helping small business. Alison said: “I am honoured to have been nominated for such an amazing award. I not only speak for myself, but also my company when I say that we truly believe when delivered correctly, sales and customer service are exactly the same thing. To be recognised for our effort is just incredible!”

Simon Burton, founder of the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, said: “The entries we have received for the Great British Entrepreneur Awards can only be described as awe inspiring. The quality has been outstanding. The judges have had the extremely difficult task of whittling the great and good of the entrepreneurial community down to the very best and we are delighted by the companies that have made the shortlist.

The Awards Ceremony in November will be a night to remember, with VIPs from the worlds of business and entrepreneurship gathering to celebrate entrepreneurial spirit in the UK.”

To find out more about the Great British Entrepreneur Awards visit: www.greatbritishentrepreneurawards.com

For more about Sales Coaching Solutions go to: www.salescoachingsolutions.co.uk

Pictured above: Alison Edgar of Sales Coaching Solutions