EU Business AwardVersion 1 has been named as one of 10 finalists for The Business of the Year Award with Turnover of €26-150m category and Ruban d’Honneur recipient in the 2014/15 European Business Awards sponsored by RSM.

Version 1 made it to this year’s final from some 24,000 entries from Businesses in 33 European countries. From that 709 entries were named National Champions in their categories. The Ruban d’Honneur has now been awarded to 110 finalists in 11 categories. Version 1 will now go on to compete in the third and final round of judging resulting in 11 overall category winners to be announced later this year.

Adrian Tripp, CEO of The European Business Awards said: “As one of our Ruban d’Honneur recipients, Version 1 is an exemplary example of innovation, ethics and financial success, and I am sure they will inspire other businesses in Europe. We wish them well in this last, but crucial, selection stage and look forward to announcing the overall category winners at our Gala Event.”

Running alongside the competition’s internal judging process is a public vote which will decide the ‘Public Champions’ of the competition.

For more information on the awards visit the European Business Awards website.