What an amazing morning. Andy Wilkinson picked up the Highly Commended Award in the SME Company Category of the 2014 Institute of Directors West Midlands Region Director of the Year Awards 2014 The champagne breakfast took place today at the wonderful Edgbaston Cricket Ground where over 120 businesses came to enjoy a sunshine and champagne fuelled start to the day and hear IoD Regional Chairman Jason Wouhra talk around building the West Midlands’ legacy of hard work and entrepreneurialism and a keynote delivered by Paul Thandi, Group CEO of the NEC Group celebrating the vision for the region’s finest events business and future ambitions. The OWB team were joined by Ian Nield from Investors in Excellence and Matthew Chapman of Vocal Group for a superb full english, lashings of champers, quality early morning banter and a chance to network with the region’s finest business leaders. “I am thrilled to have been Highly Commended” comments Andy Wilkinson “OWB grows year on year, we have a highly talented, energetic and imaginative team, wonderful Clients and being part of the Awards is testimony to the great business we continue to build here in the Midlands and overseas through our international network.” “On top of this Award 2014 continues to flourish with new Client wins, exciting new projects and two new members to the team. We will be continuing our drive for excellence and I hope my Award will spur me on later this month when I undertake the Walking with the Wounded Cumbria Challenge to raise money for this incredible charity.” Andy soaking up the atmosphere and mingling with fellow nominees. All of the winners from the IOD, Director of the Year Awards 2014.