Downtown Lancashire in Business in association with Boost Business Lancashire, Bowker BMW, Hays Recruitment, Preston’s College, Champion Accountants and UCLan hosted a SELL OUT Lancashire Business Awards 2014 at the marvellous Stanley House Hotel on Thursday 13th November 2014.
The big winners on the night were Jeff Taylor from Hays, who took the award for best CEO, Our very own Robert Binns who took the Business Personality gong and Ruth Connor from Marketing Lancashire deservedly winning the Contribution to Lancashire award.
Frank McKenna chief executive of Downtown in Business commented: “The Lancashire Business Awards have become a key part of the calendar in the region and it’s great to see so many different types of companies involved.
“These are companies and individuals who have made immense contributions to making the Lancashire region a great place to do business, and I’d like to convey my congratulations to all the winners.”
The full list of winners for the Lancashire Business Awards 2014 were:
|Networker of the Year – Male||Mark Jones – Jones Corporate||Stanley House Hotel|
|Networker of the Year – Female||Lisa Edge – Preston’s College||Obas UK|
|Best Social Media Presence of the Year||Garratt’s Insurance||3ManFactory|
|Best Employer of the Year||Preston’s College||Geason|
|Best Employee of the Year||Katie Beckham – The Write Angle||High Performance Consultancy|
|Best PR & Marketing Agency of the Year||Freshfield||Champion Accountants|
|Best Digital Agency of the Year||3ManFactory||Cotton Court|
|Best Newcomer of the Year||Howdan Marketing||Boost Business Lancashire|
|Best Legal Company of the Year||Harrison Drury||Jones Corporate|
|Best Business Bank of the Year||NatWest||UCLan|
|Best Accountancy Firm of the Year||PM&M||Lancashire Business View|
|Best Property Business of the Year||Conlon Construction||James’ Places|
|Best Hospitality Venue of the Year||Italian Orchard Restaurant||Hays Recruitment|
|Best Hotel of the Year||Tickled Trout Hotel||Bowker|
|Best Business of the Year||Logma Systems Design||Preston’s College|
|CEO Award||Jeff Taylor – Hays Recruitment||DLIB|
|Business Personality||Rob Binns – Cotton Court||DLIB|
|Contribution to Lancashire||Ruth Connor – Marketing Lancashire||DLIB|