Cornwall Business Awards shortlist


The finalists have been announced for the Cornwall Business Awards 2014.


Organised and presented by the Cornwall Development Company, in association with Business Cornwall magazine and the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, the winners will be announced at a glittering ceremony to be held at St Mellion International, on May 15.

Young Businessperson of the Year

  • Josh Hosking (ICT4)
  • Michael Postons (3 Deep Media)
  • James Strawbridge (Posh Pasty Co)

Best New Business

  • Happy Energy
  • Padstow Brewing Company
  • Posh Pasty Co

Best Third Sector Business

  • Cornwall Air Ambulance Trust
  • The Wave Project
  • Pluss

Customer Focus

  • Coastline Housing
  • Cornish Mutual
  • Worldwide Financial Planning

Employer of the Year

  • Cornish Mutual
  • Cornwall Care
  • Reflex Marine

Best Use of Superfast Broadband

  • Clear flow
  • Natural Generation
  • PBWC Architects

Most Creative Use of Design

  • Looe Music Festival
  • Padstow Brewing Company
  • South West Play

Best Digital Marketing

  • Looe Music Festival
  • Schoolscapes
  • Watergate Bay Hotel

Most Dynamic Growth Business

  • Source Energy
  • TorFX Currency Exchange
  • Vision Independent Financial Planning

Best Family Business

  • Brian Etherington Meat Company
  • Cornwall Glass & Glazing
  • South West Laundry

Best International Business

  • Hirst Magentic Instruments
  • Inspire Cycle Engineering
  • Reflex Marine

Business Innovation of the Year

  • CNC Design
  • IT West
  • Schoolcomms

Entrepreneur of the Year

  • Amanda Barlow (Spiezia Organics)
  • Paul Sweaton & Roger Edwards (Vision Independent Financial Planning)
  • Jess Collins (Type)

Business Leader of the Year

  • Paul Sweaton & Roger Edwards (Vision Independent Financial Planning)
  • Mark Etherington (Brian Etherington Meat Company)
  • Matthew Lugg (MJL Group)

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