Birmingham's business community has snapped up sponsorship opportunities for this year's Birmingham Young Professional of the Year awards.
The awards, which are organised by lobby group Birmingham Future and are now into their fifth year, recognise the individual achievements of the city's most talented young professionals.
They will be presented at a prestigious awards ceremony at the ICC on May 19.
The main sponsor for BYPY 2005 is law firm Wragge & Co and the Inspiring Leader category is sponsored by accountancy firm, Deloitte.
Sector sponsors include the Territorial Army (Communications), recruitment consultants Pertemps (Financial), Advantage West Midlands (Legal), property consultancy Bucknall Austin (Property & Construction), and the Government Office for the West Midlands ( Recruitment & Training).