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05/06/2021 | News release | Distributed by Public on 05/06/2021 03:30

[Member News] Ribeye Boats & Tenders awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise

Published on: 06 May 2021

Her Majesty The Queen has approved the Prime Minister's recommendation that Ribeye Boats & Tenders should receive a Queen's Award for 'Enterprise in the International Trade' category. They are one of 205 organisations nationally to be recognised with a prestigious Queen's Award for Enterprise. Announced on Thursday 29 April, Ribeye Boats & Tenders has been recognised for its excellence in international trade and exponential growth over the last 3 years. Now a major employer in the South West, Ribeye Boats & Tenders was set up in 1998 and manufactures premium leisure rigid inflatable boat (RIBs) and superyacht tenders from its headquarters in Dartmouth, Devon.

'We are immensely proud to be recognised for the Queen's Award. Our business has grown as a result of the team's sheer hard work and determination to ensure we manufacture boats and tenders that are world-class. We have grown from a small family business to a world-renowned boat builder, and I couldn't be more excited for the future.' James Burroughs, Managing Director.

Now in its 55th year, the Queen's Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious business awards in the country, with winning businesses able to use the esteemed Queen's Awards emblem for the next five years.

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