Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines announced as joint event partners of the Lloyds Bank British Business Excellence Awards

The Lloyds Bank British Business Excellence Awards is delighted to announce its partnership with leading airlines, Virgin Atlantic and Delta Air Lines. Virgin Atlantic and Delta have been joint venture partners since 2014 and remain focused on redefining transatlantic travel through superior customer service and ensuring that sustainability and diversity remain key factors that underpin the industry. 

The Lloyds Bank British Excellence Awards ceremony is taking place at the prestigious Grosvenor House Hotel in central London on Tuesday 9th November. Not only will the ceremony be a night of celebration and recognition for its winners, but it will also be a night for networking, providing attendees with the opportunity to rub shoulders with business leaders at the top of their game.

From innovative start-ups, to established industry players, the British Business Excellence Awards is proud to announce its list of finalists after a nationwide hunt for the best businesses in the country. Virgin Atlantic and Delta sponsor the Delta & Virgin Business Enabler of The Year category. The Lloyds British Business Excellence Awards recognise Virgin Atlantic and Delta for their fantastic ongoing efforts in redefining transatlantic travel.

The Business Enabler category celebrates businesses that have an outstanding track record in providing customers with the highest level of service, or have an outstanding product which has helped facilitate huge growth within their chosen industry. It recognises the impact of enablers that offer value beyond products, infrastructure and services.

The list of British business finalists for the Business Enabler category can be found below:

  • AM Bid
  • BigChange          
  • Blend Commerce            
  • Datatron             
  • DCSL GuideSmiths          
  • Dent Global      
  • Digital Cake       
  • Investor Meet Company              
  • Pallet-Track       
  • Reflex Vehicle Hire

Sarah Austin, Awards Director of, commented:

We are proud to have two companies on board that are truly changing and redefining the transatlantic travel industry in order to make it a better place for all. Having such big players in this sector coming on board as event sponsors is so inspiring for up and coming businesses who are striving to adapt and have the competitive edge both Virgin Atlantic and Delta have.

We want to celebrate the best of British businesses and the people who have worked tirelessly in each of their given industries to make their business work. The night will be one to remember and marks the occasion where we can finally say that businesses are back to thriving, not just surviving! We can’t wait to meet the people behind these wonderful companies to give them the recognition they truly deserve and, of course, celebrate with them for a night that everyone will remember.