Ben Pinniger the founder of BP Milling won the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award at the recent Enterprise Wiltshire Awards.
Ben was up against a very strong field but the Judges really liked his hard work ethic and the positive environmental improvements his fish feed provides.
“This is a fantastic achievement for us in our first 12 months of trading and hugely encouraging to have our hard work recognised” said Ben. “It is great to have such an endorsement from Enterprise Wiltshire and I look forward to making the business more successful this year”
In addition to the Award Ben also received a cash prize which he is looking to invest in new production plant to increase his manufacturing capacity. “The recently launched BP Milling website has increased our volume of business and I need to keep my customers happy by producing good quality fish feed so the award was very timely” stated Ben.
BP Milling have made it into the final 3 of the "Enterprising Wiltshire Awards" for the "Young Entrepreneur" category, up against some strong competition, the winner will be announced at the awards on the 20th of March!
We would like to take this opportunity to thank our clients who have supported us in our first year of supply, the feedback has been fantastic and the results are already beginning to show in many of our clients waters! We look forward developing a new product this year and further improving our feed service!