Ken Bird, CEO at West Coast announced as Runner Up at Entrepreneur Wales Awards 2016

Earlier this month Ken Bird of West Coast was shortlisted for a technology and a creative industry award for the prestigious Entrepreneur Wales Awards 2016.

The awards, now in its second year, celebrated the very best of Welsh entrepreneurial talent on Wednesday 9th of November at the Principality Stadium, Cardiff. The evening was hosted by Wynne Evans, also known as Gio Compario, with the good and the great of Welsh Business in attendance. Over 50 entrepreneurs were announced as finalists, Ken Bird of West Coast was announced as the runner up within the creative industries category; Ken said, “It was a great honour to be recognized as one of Wales leading entrepreneurs. As a nation, we have so much to offer. The team at West Coast continue to lead the way in Wales in innovation, pushing forward the frontiers of what is possible in the software and Games industry”.

The evening was one not to be forgotten with celebrity special guests, inspiring content and well deserved recognition and celebration. Celebrating Welsh entrepreneurs who embody a spirit of disruption, innovation and enterprise, recognize business leaders from multiple industries across a range of award categories.
 
As a winner of the Entrepreneur Wales Awards 2016, Ken is looking forward to attending the End of Year Great British Entrepreneur Meet up at Devonshire House, Mayfair on the 13th of December 2016. 
 
The event will welcome the good and the great of British Entrepreneurs and will make for a pre-festive opportunity to network with likeminded individuals who are driving our economy and creating the growth we need in Great Britain. 
 
West Coast are currently preparing to publish Rees Rally Racers a family racing game on iOS and developing a fully immersive VR crime investigation game following the success of a popular TV drama series.

The below url will give you a taster of what’s to come: