Our Supporters

BA is made possible by our supporters donating time, expertise and funding. Meet the people who believe in growing British business .

  • JP Morgan Chase

    JP Morgan Chase

    JP Morgan Chase believes in a fundamental responsibility to help its clients and communities navigate a complex global economy and address their economic and social challenges. It uses its strength, global reach, expertise, relationships, and access to capital to make a positive impact in cities around the world. JPMorgan Chase works with community partners to create pathways to opportunity by supporting workforce development, financial capability, small business development and community development in the regions where it does business. We gratefully acknowledge the support of JP Morgan Foundation in sponsoring our early-stage growth and women in business editions in 2014. The Foundation is our headline sponsor for our groundbreaking Fit Society Edition, to enable HealthTech SMEs to scale and introduce new technology to the healthcare sector of greater East London.


  • Ellie Laycock

    Ellie Laycock

    As Platinum Winner of Brand Amplifier 2012 Ellie returned in 2014 as a judge. Following her Brand Amplifier success with her Hunted and Stuffed brad Ellie went on to win further awards, publish her first book  ‘Creating the Vintage Look – 35 Ways to Upcycle for a Stylish Home’ and partner with Farrow & Ball on community based upcycling project, Purple Carrot.


  • Sylvia Marshall

    Sylvia Marshall

    Sylvia Marshall is one of the UK’s leading property, renovation and DIY entrepreneurs. Best known as an expert on the BBC1 ‘Britain’s Empty Homes’ series, and as the founder of the country’s leading renovation and restoration website, CosyHomesOnline.com, her unique projects continue to inspire millions of homeowners worldwide.


  • Patrick McAleenan

    Patrick McAleenan

    Patrick is a master of three trades as a seasoned Public Relations consultant, award-winning lifestyle journalist and personal trainer. As founder of OnthePTrain, he develops creative and strategic storytelling campaigns and events that get brands noticed and adopted by influencers and consumer audiences. Patrick demystifies the art of brand storytelling for small business owners across media relations, brand content and networking opportunities. Follow him on Twitter @ontheptrain.

  • Yolande Leroy

    Yolande Leroy

    Founder of Leroy & Associates, Yolande Leroy is a management consultant who focuses on helping individuals and businesses achieve high-level performance through transition and uncertainty. She’s a master of change management and career transition whether forced, due to changing market conditions, changing manpower needs or an individual wanting to choreograph their career.


  • Georgie Bingham

    Georgie Bingham

    Georgie Bingham is a radio and television presenter best known for her antics on talkSPORT. Georgie has also contributed to/worked for World Soccer Daily, Fox Football Friday, talkSPORT, ESPN STAR SPORTS, BBC, SGR fm, Dream Team and BBC Radio Suffolk. Georgie is also a regular feature of “Andy Goldstein’s Sports Bar” on the radio station talkSPORT. A beloved event host, speaker,  brand spokesperson, and social media personality, Georgie is a powerful promoter of British brands.


  • ITV


    We thank ITV Studios for their longstanding support of Brand Amplifier and helping us host our awards at the iconic London Studios on London’s Southbank.

  • Liz Robinson

    Liz Robinson

    Liz Robinson has been Headteacher of Surrey Square for over a decade, achieving an Outstanding Ofsted ranking soon after her appointment. As Consultant Director of Future Leaders, she mentors and trains aspiring heads looking to make real, tangible differences and inspire positive growth in students. She’s a tireless campaigner and voice of reason that education leads to empowerment which creates social uplift. As a Trustee, she offers her unparalleled expertise in education and values-based leadership to further our appeal to new, younger or higher education audiences.

  • Jeannette Pritchard

    Jeannette Pritchard

    Self-described serial entrepreneur JP is the founder of 3 award-winning business brands: JPC, Ugli Creative Campus and Brand Amplifier, for which she is Chair Trustee. The happy wearer of many professional hats, she is an outspoken advocate for small business owners and creative collaboration that grows viable business trade. She created Brand Amplifier as a social initiative within her brand strategy firm JPC, and converted it into a standalone charity to bolster its strategic impact. As an expert in private, public and third sector business, she advises businesses how to act more charitably and charities how to be more commercial.