Roll of Honour

Overall Business of the Year 2017

Winner: Utility Alliance

Manufacturer of the Year

Winner: Top Brass
Runners Up: Heerema / Hart Biologicals

Service Sector Business Of the Year

Winner: Utility Alliance
Runners Up: Advanced Retail Solutions / Bid & Research Development

Best Small Business

Winner: Victoria House Funeral Services
Runner Up: Bid & Research Development / Project Design Group Ltd

Most Promising Business

Winner: Utility Alliance
Runners Up: Project Design Group Ltd / Bid & Research Development

Creative Industries Business of the Year

Winner: Bloomin Art North East
Runners Up: Otium / Infotech 24/7 Ltd

Community Awards

Winner: Bloomin Art North East
Runners Up: Middleton Grange Shopping Centre / Changing Futures North East

Investment in Training Awards

Winner: Heerema 
Runners Up: Alice House Hospice / Carewatch Hartlepool
J&B Recycling

Young Entrepreneur Award

Winner: Jacob Clyburn (Otium Sport)
Runners Up: Luke Robertson (Crimzon Print Ltd) / Jack Hunter (Hunter’s Restaurant)

Tourism, Leisure & Hospitality Business of the Year

Winner: Ace Golf
Runners Up: Chilli Cake Kitchen / Portals Place

Business Leader of the Year Award

Winner: Kevin Byrne (Seymours)
Runners Up: Rob Collier (Advanced Retail Solutions) / Tracey Woodall (Alice House Hospice)