Congratulations Whisper Cymru! Llongyfarchiadau Whisper Cymru!
Creative & Digital Business of the Year 2022
Cardiff Business of the Year 2022
Why did you enter the Cardiff Business Awards?
We entered the Cardiff Business Awards because it presented a fantastic opportunity to connect with like-minded businesses in the city and showcase the hard work and dedication of the entire team at Whisper Cymru. The event offered an excellent platform to raise our profile and expand our network within the creative industry.
What did winning mean for you or your business?
Winning the Cardiff Business Award was a tremendous achievement for us and a source of great pride. It served as a testament to the thriving creative industry in Wales and reinforced our commitment to excellence and innovation. The recognition also bolstered our reputation, opening up new opportunities for growth and collaboration.
What did you think of the awards ceremony?
The awards ceremony was a truly professional and polished event, reflecting the prestige and importance of the Cardiff Business Awards. Winning the award brought significant credibility to our business, and the entire experience of participating in the ceremony was both inspiring and motivating.
What’s been a challenge for you or your business during the last year and how did you overcome it?
One of the major challenges we faced during the past year was managing the growth of our business. As we expanded, recruitment and skills training became vital but complex tasks. To overcome this challenge, we launched the Whisper Academy, focusing on entry-level recruitment and comprehensive training programs. This strategic approach not only helped us meet our talent needs but also nurtured a skilled and motivated team ready to take on new opportunities.
What’s been a highlight for you or your business over the last year and why?
Without a doubt, winning the Cardiff Business Award stood out as a moment of celebration and pride for the entire team at Whisper Cymru. Additionally, being entrusted with the production of Rugby World Cup coverage for esteemed clients like S4C, WRU, and World Rugby in September added to the excitement. These achievements not only affirmed our expertise but also motivated us to continue delivering high-quality productions and maintaining our position as a leading player in the creative industry.
What are your goals for 2023?
In 2023, our primary goal is to sustain the high standards of our productions and further enhance our reputation for creativity and excellence. We are committed to fostering growth within our team by providing additional training opportunities and opening doors for talented individuals seeking entry into the dynamic and exciting world of the creative industry.
Whats the best thing about running a business in the Cardiff?
Running a business in Cardiff offers a unique blend of advantages. The city’s vibrant creative community fosters a culture of innovation and artistic expression, allowing us to flourish in an environment that values creativity and originality. Additionally, Cardiff provides excellent networking opportunities, collaborative workspaces like Tramshed, and a supportive ecosystem of like-minded businesses. Together, we contribute to making Wales an exceptional hub for conducting business and driving the growth of the creative industry.