Bell is Business Leader of the Year


Visit Cornwall chief executive, Malcolm Bell, was crowned Cornish Business Leader of the Year at last night’s Hub Awards.

Over 140 members from the business community attended the 13th annual awards ceremony at the Falmouth Hotel, to see awards presented across six categories.

The Cornish Seaweed Company was named Cornish Business of the Year, while the Best New Business accolade went to Amber Cotgrave’s Magpie & Fox.

Made Open Communications Ltd impressed the judges with its investment into the development of a collaboration platform for social good and scooped up the award for Best Use of Digital.

Employee of the Year was awarded to Nicky Lott from Jarrang, while Tony Goodman collected The Creative Project of the Year award on behalf of The Globe in Fowey.

The Hub committee also handed out a special award for The Hub Contributor of the Year to Ryan McFarlane of Liminal Design.