Rotherham businesses vying for awards glory

By Michael Upton | 19/09/2017

Rotherham businesses vying for awards glory

THE runners and riders in the race to be crowned Rotherham’s best business have been revealed.

Sixty nominees are listed in 12 categories for the annual Barnsley and Rotherham Business Awards at Magna on Friday, October 13.

Barnsley and Rotherham Chamber of Commerce said it had received record number of
entries for the awards, which will also see a Lifetime Achievement Award presented.
One outstanding company will be named Business of the Year.

Chamber chief executive Andrew Denniff said: “We’d like thank everyone who submitted entries this year, the standard was particularly high and the judges were faced with some very difficult decisions. 

“Everyone who has secured a place on the shortlist should be proud of their achievements over the past 12 months.

“This year saw a high number of entries submitted, reflecting the sheer the diversity of the local business economy and we look forward to welcoming all the finalists to our celebration evening in October.”

The nominees are:

Source Academy Apprentice of the Year Award
q Jacob Fox of Berneslai Homes
q Liam Benton of Morrison Mears
q Liam White of Code Green
q Louie Vint of Universal Components UK Ltd
q Lucy Cowley of Enzygo Limited

SteelPhalt Harsco Business Community Impact Award
q Barnsley College: Raising Aspirations Project
q Hallam FM's Cash for Kids
q Newlife, the charity for disabled children
q Rotherham United Community Sports Trust
q XPO Logistics

Brook Corporate Developments Business Growth Award
q Azzure IT
q Bob's Business Ltd
q Enzygo Limited
q Impelling Solutions Ltd
q Whitshaw Builders Ltd

Impelling Solutions Business Person of the Year Award
q Allan Ogle of Hallam FM's Cash for Kids
q Craig Such of Azzure IT
q Dean Arnold of Universal Components UK Ltd
q Hayley Koseoglu of Crystal Clean Service
q Steve Jones of Gala Tent, Gala-Performance & Gala Technology (SOTpay)

Rotherham College Digital and Creative Award
q Active Response Security Services
q awesome.
q Euroglaze Ltd
q Hydra Creative

Enzygo Environmental Commitment Award
q MGB Plastics
q Naylor Industries Plc
q Russell Richardson & Sons Ltd
q SME Environmental Services
q The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust

SOTpay Excellence in Customer Service Award
q Angel Couture by Kay Heeley
q Bella Eve Boutique
q Pookie Womenswear
q Pyronix Ltd
q Two for Joy Introductions Ltd

Made in Sheffield Manufacturing Excellence Award
q MGB Plastics
q Pro Display TM Ltd
q RTN Clayton Vallely
q S3 ID Ltd

Enterprising Barnsley Most Promising New Business Award
q Bliss Internet (Treeton) Ltd
q Luminous Solutions Ltd
q Totally Runable Ltd

Rotherham Together Partnership Skills Development Award
q Bob’s Business Ltd
q Crystal Clean Service Ltd
q Morrison Mears
q Tankersley Manor - QHotels
q XPO Logistics

Airmaster and Mitsubishi Electric Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Award
q Cannon Hall Farm
q Chilli and Grille
q Museum Sheffield
q Smallshaw Cottages & Spa
q Wortley Hall

Chamber's Charity of the Year - In association with Fortem
q Barnsley Hospice
q City Hearts UK
q Grimm & Co
q Newlife, the charity for disabled children
q Support Dogs

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