Investments.2013.04True Bearing Chartered Financial Planners have successfully reached the next round of the BIBAs 2014 competition in the categories of Employer of the Year and Professional Business of the Year. The BIBAs aim to recognise business excellence and achievement in companies operating in Lancashire.

This year the BIBAs are proving to be the most ambitious event of its kind ever to be staged in Lancashire, attracting a record number of entries for the 17 prizes up for grabs. Babs Murphy, chief executive of awards organisers, said: “We know the record number of entries we received for this year’s BIBAs have put everything into making their applications the best they can be.”

George Critchley, Chairman of True Bearing commented: “These nominations are a fantastic recognition of the team’s hard work and achievements throughout 2013. No firm progresses to the latter stages without being very special, and we are both honoured and thrilled to have been shortlisted. The talent across Lancashire is second to none and we’re in great company alongside the other nominees.”