The GWG is delighted to welcome back the co-founder of Bloom & Wild, a former winner of its Awards, to announce this year's winners.

We are delighted that Aron Gelbard , co-founder & CEO of Bloom & Wild has kindly agreed to announce the winners of the 2018 themission GWG Awards at a reception held on Monday 12th November in London.


On agreeing to support this year's Awards, Aron said "I'm really honoured to have the chance to present The Good Web Guide Awards. It was an amazing moment for Bloom & Wild to be named Website of the Year a couple of years ago, and I'm very much looking forward to meeting this year's group of entrants and presenting the trophy to the winners!"

ABOUT BLOOM & WILD

Bloom & Wild launched in 2013 with a mission to make sending and receiving flowers the joy that it should be, and, in doing so, has built the world's leading and most loved flower gifting brand.


Bloom & Wild is available in the UK, Germany, France and Ireland and is the top rated online florist in every market in which it operates. Bloom & Wild uses technology to empower customers from the palm of their hand, where messages, news and emotions arrive. Bloom & Wild's mobile-first site, award winning iOS and Android apps are powered by slick technology and its bouquets are imagined by the world’s best floral designers.


Bloom & Wild's personalisation algorithm and easy payments show customers exactly which bouquet of flowers you want to send for the right occasion at the right time, making choosing to check-out take just seconds.

Bloom & Wild's vision is to create next-generation gifting, enabling thoughtfulness in the digital age. After launching five years ago Bloom & Wild has been recognised by Deloitte as the second fastest growing company in the UK and the fifth fastest growing business in Europe with a growth rate of 13,818%. Bloom & Wild is a member of Tech Nation's Future Fifty, Bloomberg Business Innovators and City AM's The Leap, and has had widespread press coverage across the UK, Germany, France and Ireland.

Prior to Bloom & Wild, Aron worked as a consultant to the consumer and technology sectors at Bain & Company in London and Silicon Valley.

AWARDS RECEPTION

themission GWG Awards reception will take place at The Royal Institution of Great Britain, Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BS on Monday 12th November from 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m. All shortlisted entrants are given two complimentary tickets to attend. Some of this year's judges, sponsors and web entrepreneurs all gather to network and celebrate the winners' successes, whilst enjoying drinks and canapés at this prestigious venue in the heart of London's St. James's.

A number of tickets will be available to purchase via Eventbrite in due course.

October 2018