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Momentum Group wins prestigious Business Development award at Bangor Business Awards

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Momentum Group wins prestigious Business Development award at Bangor Business Awards

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Award sponsored by Bangor Chamber of Commerce

The Momentum Group is Northern Ireland’s multi-award-winning R&D Tax Credit advisory firm and, on entering its tenth year in business, continues to prove that it is one of the region’s most successful companies.

On Friday 11 October, the 2019 Bangor Business Awards took place at Clandeboye Lodge Hotel with over 300 people in attendance and 16 categories of awards.

It proved to be a significant evening for Momentum as they walked away with the award in the Business Development (Over 10 Employees) category. This award is aimed at businesses who can demonstrate how they have achieved identifiable results and business development through such measures as, performance against targets; growth of repeat or new business; job creation; adoption of new products or technologies.

In its 19th year, the awards are a vital part of the local Bangor business calendar, providing a real incentive for local businesses to be recognised for their commitment to growth, investment, customer service best practice and high standards. The award categories have been carefully selected to reflect the Bangor area, allowing local businesses to promote themselves and celebrate the many excellent business and individuals in Bangor.

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Tom Verner, Group Managing Director (left) with the Momentum team

Commenting on the success, Group Managing Director Tom Verner said

“To win this award is an exciting milestone and a tremendous achievement. As a company it highlights our commitment to making a positive impact in the marketplace and maintaining our position as market leaders. We genuinely care about our clients’ business growth. By using all our experience, expertise and insight on how to achieve the optimal financial benefit for their innovation, they are then able to further reinvest back into their business for future growth, investment, R&D and performance mechanisms.”

The key to Momentum’s business development Tom says is

“Working with our clients as strategic long-term partners, focusing on their success and building huge levels of trust equity among our customer base. This ethos along with our unique business model has allowed us to grow significantly over the past year. With an expanding team of experts and new business partnerships, Momentum has ambitious plans for our growth trajectory in 2020 with expansion into Great Britain and Ireland markets.”

Momentum’s multi-award-winning team is a strategic and trusted partner to organisations across all manner of sectors. They work hard to identify qualifying activities and expenditure that are eligible for R&D Tax Credits and secure tax relief for businesses in Northern Ireland and across the UK.

To date, the firm has helped to identify over £135m+ in R&D tax benefit across more than 1,000 claims. It now works in partnership with a range of industry bodies including ADS Group (Aerospace, Defence, Security & Space), Composites UK, Manufacturing NI and Mineral Products Association Northern Ireland.

Momentum’s unique processes ensure that companies are rewarded for their innovation and help clients to introduce strategic plans for accelerating growth and prosperity with this valuable financial benefit.

To learn more about R&D Tax Credits, contact the Momentum team on 028 9140 4030 or via

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