Express & Star Business Awards

Welcome

Meet our winners

The Express & Star Business Awards culminated in a glittering ceremony on Thursday, June 8 at the Wolverhampton Racecourse.

We can only hold these awards because of the support of our sponsors. Our thanks go Altodigital, ArchOver, Aspray24, BDO, Black Country Chamber of Commerce – The Platinum Group, Carvers Building Supplies, City of Wolverhampton Council, Higgs & Sons, Jaguar Land Rover and UTC Aerospace Systems.

Thanks also go to the Wolverhampton Grand Theatre who sponsored the drinks reception and to Yarrington, who produced the event and support sponsor Star Employment Services.

 

Here are the finalists and winners:

YOUNG BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Carvers Building Supplies

Compare Car Mods

Little Dessert Shop – WINNER

Wealth Design

 

BEST USE OF TECHNOLOGY

Sponsored by Altodigital

Dudley Building Society – WINNER

MTI Welding Technologies

Serveline IT

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE CHAMPION

Sponsored by Black Country Chamber of Commerce
— The Platinum Group

Nant

River Canal Rescue

STK Fire and Risk Management  – WINNER

 

BEST PLACE TO WORK

Sponsored by Aspray24

Commercial Express

FBC Manby Bowdler

HomeServe Membership – WINNER

The West Brom

 

COMMUNITY CHAMPION

Sponsored by Jaguar Land Rover

Carvers Building Supplies

JJX Logistics

SPV Group – WINNER

 

MANUFACTURING CHAMPION

Sponsored by UTC Aerospace Systems

A&M EDM

Petford Tools

Roadlink International – WINNER

 

GROWTH & INNOVATION AWARD

Sponsored by BDO

Arthur M Griffiths & Son – WINNER

Lion Containers

MTI Welding Technologies

 

BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by ArchOver

Kim Carr, FBC Manby Bowdler

Henry Carver, Carvers Building Supplies – WINNER

Ralph Findlay, Marston’s Group

Adrian Jackson, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

 

MICRO BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by City of Wolverhampton Council

ELM Medical

Top Marques Insurance

Wealth Design – WINNER

 

SMALL TO MEDIUM SIZED BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Higgs & Sons

1st Access UK  – WINNER

BCRS Business Loans

Bond Wolfe

Commercial Express

 

BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

Sponsored by Express & Star

HomeServe Membership

Marston’s Beer Company – WINNER

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