Showcasing Excellence Award

Sponsored by Ipswich Central

Entries for this award were invited from Ipswich town centre area businesses which excel in

Business of the Year

Sponsored by Suffolk Chamber of Commerce, EDF Energy

The recipient of the Business of the Year title is selected from among the winners

Winner is Sanctuary Personnel

Runners up are C&K Meats Aponic

Social Inclusion Award

Sponsored by Suffolk Police and Crime Commissioner

In this category, the judges were looking for commercial businesses with a broadly-based approach to

Knowledge Catalyst

Sponsored by Adnams

This award is aimed at businesses and organisations whose growth strategies are underpinned by a

Winner is DJB Instruments (UK)

Runners up are Aponic two10degrees

One to Watch Award

Sponsored by Canine Creche Group

  The One to Watch Award is about recognising an outstanding business from within Suffolk

The Youth Pledge

Sponsored by Norse, Suffolk County Council

This award recognises businesses demonstrating real commitment to supporting young people into employment and thereby

Corporate Social Responsibility

Sponsored by Business Coaching

The Corporate Social Responsibility award is aimed at commercial businesses which demonstrate how they integrate the

Young Business Person

Sponsored by West Suffolk College, Suffolk New College

The Young Business Person award was open to individuals born after July 6, 1982. The

Large Business

Sponsored by Scrutton Bland

In the Large Business category, the judges were looking for an established business able to demonstrate

Director of the Year

Sponsored by Spring

The Director of the Year Award is based on a belief that strong leadership is

Food and Farming Excellence

Sponsored by Ashtons Legal

The Food and Farming Excellence award celebrates the contributions that food producers and the food supply

Winner is C & K Meats

Runners up are Aponic Home Farm (Nacton)

Customer Care

Sponsored by Greater Anglia

In the Customer Care category the judges were looking for businesses able to demonstrate a strong

Small Business

Sponsored by University of Suffolk

  The Small Business award was open to any business with an annual turnover of

Medium Business

Sponsored by East Anglian Daily Times

In the Medium Business category, the judges were looking for an established business able to

Community Involvement

Sponsored by Suffolk Agricultural Association

The Community Involvement award is aimed at commercial businesses able to demonstrate how they combine

Outstanding Achievement

Sponsored by East Anglian Daily Times

  The Outstanding Achievement award aims to recognise an individual or organisation that has made