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Acclaimed staff leave planner announced as National Business Awards finalist

August 30th 2012. Canterbury, Kent, UK. – the online staff leave planner used by more than 800 companies across the UK and around the world – has been shortlisted for the Small Online Business of Year Award at this year’s National Business Awards in partnership with Orange. generates revenue via a subscription model and counts SMEs and some of the biggest British and global brand names among its customers.

The winners of the awards will be revealed at the National Business Awards gala dinner on 13th November 2012 in London, where will rub shoulders with companies from across the range of award categories, including National Grid, Marks and Spencer and London Early Years Foundation.

David Keene, Vice President Marketing, Salesforce, and a National Business Awards judge, said was shortlisted because it submitted “a great user case study for a web app in a cloud computing model, and the developer has an innovative eye for making the app available on mobile devices.”

Philip Cross, co-founder of, said, “We are really proud to be a finalist in the National Business Awards 2012 in partnership with Orange, and it’s a reflection of all the hard work by the team that we have got there.”

Philip Cross, co-founder


The National Business Awards has revealed that more than 150 of Britain’s leading businesses and business leaders are finalists in its awards programme.

Collectively, all finalists represent an annual turnover in excess of £135 billion and employ more than 700,000 staff. The National Business Awards supports Help for Heroes, a charity that offers support and advice for wounded soldiers. More at


Founded in Canterbury, Kent, in 2006, offers a free, two month trial period of its full service, to enable users to fully evaluate it. The app is currently used by more than 800 companies globally – 600 in the UK alone. Users include small businesses of four staff up to blue chip global companies with thousands of staff. WhosOff is a registered trademark in the UK and US.


Note to the media:

For more information please contact:

Philip Cross, +44 (0) 1227 764806 or visit

Or Paul Whitehead, Western Associates PR (+44 (0)1403 711177


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