Meet the finalists for the South Coast Business Awards 2020!

The South Coast Business Awards celebrates business excellence across myriad sectors, which make such a huge contribution to our economy. The awards bring together the best of businesses in the Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, recognising and showcasing their achievements.

There are innovative industries, both big and small, operating in fields from food to fashion, tourism to technology, employing thousands of people, exporting around the world or helping to attract visitors to our county and we aim to celebrate their achievements with these prestigious awards.

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Principle sponsor Dutton Gregory and the category sponsors Paris Smith, Hampshire Chamber and Destination Southampton are delighted join together today to congratulate the success of all the finalists.

Best use of technology

  • Apptaura
  • Applied Driving Techniques
  • Utilita Energy

Business and Community

  • Metro Bank, Southampton Store
  • Utilita Energy
  • Hampshire Fare

Business Leader

  • Nikki Tapley - Collabor8 - People in Business CIC
  • Peter Taylor, Managing Partner LLP


  • Enthuse care
  • Paris Smith
  • Utilita Energy


  • Anima & Amare Ltd
  • Nikki Tapley- We Are Inspire Limited
  • Sean Toomer – Diverso

Innovation Excellence

  • Cab My Ride
  • Diverso
  • GHS Mechanical and Electrical Ltd

Mid – Large Business

  • Wessex Cleaning Equipment & Janitorial Supplies
  • Union Mart LTD
  • PVC Building Supplies Ltd

New Business

  • Sniff & Co. Dog Grooming
  • Southern Healthcare Specialists Limited
  • Single Handed Ltd
  • Nikki Tapley- We Are Inspire Limited

Service Excellence

  • Manucourt Ltd
  • Utilita Energy

Small Business

  • RED Smart Applications Ltd
  • Southern Healthcare Specialists Limited
  • Diverso