14 June 2016
Today 'Wabi-Sabi', Abingdon's highly successful Young Enterprise company, took part in the South Central England Regional Final of the YE Company of the Year 2016 Competition and won through to the UK National Final. This to be held at the Emirates Stadium in London in July. The Regional Final involved a three part process, beginning with the submission of a 10 page company report several weeks ago, followed by a series of trade stand interviews and a four minute presentation to a panel of judges at the Henley Business School in Reading today. Wabi-Sabi won both the South Central England 'Best Company Report Award' as well as the 'Overall Winning Company Award', which takes the team into the National Final and gives them a chance to represent the UK at the European Finals in Switzerland this summer.