16 December 2020
Twenty-six businesses and individuals have been shortlisted for the Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield & Tamworth and Cannock Chase Chambers of Commerce annual awards.
Five awards will be presented at the event, being live streamed from Chamber House in Edgbaston on 28 January 2021.
In addition to the accolades, Sutton Coldfield Chamber president Phil Arkinstall, Lichfield and Tamworth Chamber president Jason Challoner and Cannock Chase Chamber president Gill Durkin will each present their own President’s Awards.
The Cannock Chase Chamber President’s Award is sponsored by Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire Growth Hub.
Retail giant Amazon has also been confirmed as headline sponsor of the awards.
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Asian Business Chamber of Commerce director, Anjum Khan, chaired the judging panel alongside Nik Hardy, managing director of Hardy Signs, Sabah Hussain, business architect at Xoserve, Jade Linton, HR business partner and associate director – employment, at Thursfields Solicitors, and Rob Pollard, founder and director Lightbox Digital.
Ms Khan said: “The quality of nominations was phenomenal. Though 2020 has created some challenging circumstances for the business community, the situation has led to some of the most innovative and successful business practices.
“I congratulate all the entrants for their willingness to share their achievements and adaptability, even in the midst of turbulent times. Join us on 28 January and celebrate the strength, vision and resilience of the business community.”
Those shortlisted include:
Sutton Coldfield Small Business of the Year
EDGE Creative Limited
Grant McKnight Limited
Harrison Partners Limited
Ian Hazel Funerals
Inform Accounting Limited
Lichfield & Tamworth Small Business of the Year
Sponsored by Crown Highways
Bluebird Care Tamworth and Lichfield
Excitation & Engineering Services Limited
Greenwood Projects Limited
S Lester Packing Materials Limited
Cannock Chase Small Business of the Year
JPF First Aid
Pink Print Solutions Limited
The Marketing People
Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield & Tamworth and Cannock Chase Large Business of the Year
Sponsored by Haines Watts
Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School
Crown Highways Limited
Super Smart Service Limited
WAA Chosen Limited
WHS Plastics Limited
Sutton Coldfield, Lichfield & Tamworth and Cannock Chase Young Professional of the Year
Sponsored by South Staffordshire College
Graham Allsopp, Ark Media Productions Limited
Jessica Greaney, EDGE Creative Limited
Hannah Montgomery, Golddust Marketing
Jake Richardson, Softext Limited
Oliver Aleksejuk, TechCare Limited
Pictured: Winners and sponsors from last year's event