GAP Hire Solutions shortlisted by Growing Business Awards 2014

After a record-breaking year during which GAP Hire Solutions reported a 20% increase in business, the company has been shortlisted in the Growing Business of the Year: Larger Company (Turnover £50m+) category by the Growing Business Awards 2014.

The awards, created by Real Business, held in association with Lloyds Bank and supported by the CBI, are the most established, respected national recognition of entrepreneurial success in the UK. Since 1999 the awards have identified many of Britain's finest high-growth businesses, including now-household names such as Innocent, Tyrrells, EasyJet, Phones 4U and LoveFilm.

2014 proved to be a year of unprecedented growth for GAP as the company embarked on diversifying their portfolio of products and services through the establishment of 3 new divisions - GAP Event Services, GAP Welfare Services and GAP Survey & Safety Hire. Now operating from over 100 locations nationwide, GAP’s vision is to be the UK’s most innovative hire solutions provider.

Joint Managing Director, Douglas Anderson commented: 

Our new divisions have allowed GAP to explore new opportunities in our primary market, the construction industry, and expand into new markets such as the events industry. Being shortlisted for this award is testament to the hard work of our employees, our Customer Commitment and the comprehensive range of equipment that we offer.

The award winners will be announced at a sparkling awards ceremony that will take place on 25thNovember following a day of face-to-face judging. Other companies shortlisted in the Growing Business of the Year: Larger Company (Turnover £50m+) category include Softcat, Swansway Group, First Utility and Graze.