South Coast Business Awards
Welcome to the South Coast Business Awards 2016 which aim to reward the best in local business and recognise the achievements of companies and individuals across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.
The South Coast Business Awards 2016 took place at the Hilton at the Ageas Bowl, West End, Southampton on Thursday, July 14 where eight prestigious awards were handed out to the region's top firms at a glittering black tie ceremony.
The Daily Echo organise the annual event in association with leading law firm Trethowans and in partnership with Business South, Destination Southampton and Wave 105. The awards aim to raise standards, encourage competition, and recognise business excellence.
Stand-up comedian and comedy writer Dominic Holland entertained guests with a 30 minute comedy set whch had the audience in fits of laughter and nicely warmed up before the presentation of the awards.
South Coast Business Awards 2016 – awards categories
Here we can reveal the winners in each of the categories
Taylor Made Computer Solutions Best Use of Technology
• Bluebird Care
British American Tobacco Award for Commitment to the Region
• Silver Lining Convergence
Hampshire Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year
• Dynamite Recruitment Solutions
Lakesmere Growth Business of the Year Award
• STR Group
Smith & Williamson Best International Performance by a South Coast Company
• Harwin Europe
Southampton City Council Young Entrepreneur of the Year
• Chris Phillips of Just Develop It
Winchester Motor Company Skoda Customer Service Award
• Creatiques Bridal Boutique
Trethowans Overall Winner’s Award
To view photos from the awards evening click here.