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The BMABA Is Nominated For Three More Exclusive Awards

We are very proud to announce that our Association, the British Martial Arts & Boxing Association, have been shortlisted not for one award, nor two – but three!

This follows a thrilling start to 2019 in which we were awarded numerous out of industry awards for governance and the organisation as a whole.

This set of awards comes from Association Awards UK and the full list of candidates can be found here. The shortlists are in relation to;

Executive Director of the Year

  • Anne Godfrey, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
  • Giovanni Soffietto, British Martial Arts & Boxing Association
  • John Newcomb, Builders Merchants Federation

Best Association Website

  • British Martial Arts & Boxing Association,
  • Institution of Structural Engineers,
  • The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management,

Association of the Year

  • British Martial Arts & Boxing Association
  • Chartered Institute of Environmental Health
  • Young Rail Professionals


In addition to the awards nominations, our Chief Executive Officer Giovanni has been asked to provide a workshop for industry experts on our website building process, to help other associations get to grips with a modern association web presence.

We’re thrilled to be building the BMABA brand further and we’re very grateful for the nomination. We’ll keep all of our members updated on progress with this award closer to Christmas, as the results will be announced at an awards luncheon in Birmingham, December 17th.


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