Lichfield businessman up for top award

James Wilson

James Wilson

A businessman in Lichfield has been nominated for a top award.

James Wilson, chief executive of Lichfield’s Palletways, is on the shortlist for the prestigious Ernst & Young North & Midlands Entrepreneur Of The Year.

A judging panel will decide the winner at a ceremony in June.

Ronnie Bowker, senior partner and current Midlands Entrepreneur Of The Year leader at Ernst & Young, told The Birmingham Post:

“It has never been more important to recognise the achievements of our entrepreneurial community in the Midlands. Despite the downturn, the calibre of entrants has been as strong as ever.”

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