On Thursday 19th September, after months of anticipation, hard work and tough decisions, the Coventry Business Excellence Awards 2019 took place. The event saw members of Coventry and Warwickshire’s thriving business community come together to celebrate the achievements of local brands over the past 12 months. Both SME’s and market leaders from a range of sectors were recognised at the ceremony, with XL Motors winning the highly contested Company of the Year title.
Awards from 14 categories were handed out last night, including titles such as Business Entrepreneur of the Year and Not-for-Profit Organisation of the Year. Some of the other categories were: Professional Services Award, SME Business of the Year, Family Business of the Year and Excellence in Industry Award. There were some great category sponsors on board this year, including HSBC, Janine Edwards Wealth Management Ltd, TELA and adi Group, to mention but a few.
With lots of inspiring businesses up for an award, the competition was fierce.
Here are the winners:
Allied Irish Bank Award for Not-For-Profit Organisation - Midland Langar Seva Society
Inspirational Warwickshire & Birmingham Award for Family Business of the Year - Aubrey Allen
NFU Mutual Award for Retail & Hospitality Business of the Year - Mallory Court Country House Hotel and Spa
adi Group Award for Sustainability - Godiva Environmental Solutions Ltd
Janine Edwards Wealth Management Ltd Award for Excellence in Industry - AMCO Services (International) Ltd
Coventry & Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce Award for Export - Mirius – Global Hygiene Solutions
Elonex Award for Sales & Marketing - Aubrey Allen
Cloud Central and DATTO Award for Excellence in Innovation – CityFibre
Coventry Rugby Club Award for Professional Services - Aesthetics Events Staff Ltd
TELA Award for Business Entrepreneur of the Year - Rob Ally (XL Motors)
Stirland Paterson Group for SME Business of the Year - XL Motors
Birmingham City University for New Business of the Year - iSTORM®
Thomas International Award for Leadership Team of the Year - Godiva Environmental Solutions Ltd
Company of the Year - XL Motors
The Lord’s Taverners Charity
With hundreds of people in attendance on Thursday 19th September, the Coventry Business Excellence Awards presented a fantastic opportunity to raise valuable funds. The Lord’s Taverners is one of the UK’s leading youth cricket and disability sports charity, dedicated to giving disadvantaged and disabled young people a sporting chance. They support some of the most marginalised and at-risk young people in the UK, by creating opportunities for them to engage in sport and recreational activities in their local communities.
With the Coventry Business Excellence Awards now complete, the awards team are preparing for the Birmingham Business Excellence Awards. Held at the ICC on Thursday 7th November, the event is due to be a sell-out, acknowledging the success of businesses in Birmingham.
To see more details on the Coventry Business Excellence Awards, please follow the link below: