One of the UK’s leading comedy magicians – and a Brighton resident for thirty years – has been announced as the compere for the twelfth edition of the Brighton and Hove Business Awards –presented in association with The Argus.
Described by The Times as: “A contemporary master of his art,” Paul Zenon has appeared in venues all over the world ranging from the Mirage, Luxor, Orleans and Tropicana Casinos in Las Vegas, to the London Palladium, the Burj Al Arab and the Kempinski Resort in the Seychelles – and now the BAHBAs.
In addition to his top-rating C4 Street Magic specials, his television credits include White Magic with Paul Zenon (ITV1), Paul Zenon’s Revenge Squad (ITV1), The Culture Show (BBC2), The One Show (BBC1), The Gadget Show (C5), 50 Greatest Magic Tricks (C5) and over 100 appearances as special guest in Dictionary Corner on Countdown (C4).
In 2015 Paul was the recipient of the Carlton Award for Comedy, presented to him at the Magic Circle headquarters in London, where he is a Member of the Inner Circle with Gold Star, the highest degree attainable. In 2017 he was presented with the Ken Dodd Award for Comedy, by the man himself.
Paul will be presenting fifteen trophies to some of Brighton’s biggest and best – and youngest and newest – who make this year’s Brighton and Hove Business Awards at the Proud Country House in Stanmer Park on Thursday 14 September. Tickets costs £80 (plus VAT) and include a drinks reception, three course meal and after party till 2am, can be purchased online at www.bahba.co.uk.
Sponsors include MD Hub, the University of Brighton, Red7, Healys, Churchill Square and NatWest who join City Cabs, Yelo Architects, Graves Jenkins, Chamber of Commerce, Cardens, Martin Searle Solicitors and Robinson Low Francis for the only awards in the city which recognise and reward great Brighton business.
The awards are supported by the Big Lemon, B&H Chamber of Commerce, Gemini Print, Brighton Business Curry Club, Brighton & Hove City Council and Brighton & Hove Tourism Alliance. Juice 107.2 FM, Platinum Business and Title Sussex join The Argus as media sponsors.
They have all come together to create a competition which acknowledges the diversity and uniqueness of Brighton and celebrates those companies, organisations and individuals who really build the Brighton brand
Tickets can be purchased HERE.