Shortlists

Well done to everyone who was shortlisted in 2016, 

  • Company of the year- Aura Infection Control Ltd, CreateCity Ltd  & Learning Curve Group
  • Small Business Award - AB Heritage Limited, Reprotec UK Limited & Wescott Coatings & Training Services Ltd
  • Export Award- A&C Associates Ltd, Accapi Group & Reality Studios Ltd
  • Innovation Award- Bollard Load Testing Ltd, Engineering Creatives & Technically Compatible
  • Digital & Social Media-  Connection Retail Ltd, JAK Inc Ltd & MacDonald Martin Fire & Security Ltd.
  • Newcomer of the Year- Engineering Creatives, Fixed Price Trade Limited & Franchise Investments Durham Ltd t/a Dyno Plumbing and Heating
  • Heart of the Community Award-  CHUF-n-Builders, Diggerland Durham & Vic Young (South Shields) Ltd
  • Manufacturing Award- Hyperdrive Innovation, Siemens PLC & SMH Products Ltd
  • Apprenticeships Award- Ford Aerospace and Component Manufacturing Limited, Keepmoat and Siemens PLC
  • Services Award- Maxim Facilities Management, Stanley Travel & Vic Young ( South Shields) Ltd
  • Lets Grow Award- Connection Retail Ltd, Greencroft Bottling  & Wescott Coatings & Training Services Ltd

 Tyneside & Northumberland

  • Company of the Year- Cundall, Newcastle Building Society & Orange Bus
  • Small Business Award- Green Energy Consulting, Omega Plastics & RE:HEAT
  • Export Award- Blue Kangaroo Design, Cundall & Sevcon
  • Innovation Award- Arefco Special Products Ltd, Atlas Cloud & AVID Technology.
  • Digital & Social Media- Andrew &  Pete, Paul & Sam and Traidcraft
  • Newcomer of the Year- Saving Energy Renewables North East, Seaweed & Co and So Post
  • Heart of the Community- Changing Lives, Muckle LLP and Newcastle Building Society  
  • Manufacturing Award- Avid Technology Ltd, SCA Hygiene & Tharsus
  • Apprenticeships Award- Dawson & Sanderson, Greggs Plc & SCA Hygiene
  • Services Award- Atlas Cloud, George F White & Newcastle Clinic Ltd
  • Lets Grow Award- B&B Atachments, Bede Gaming & Cundall

Teesside

  • Company of the Year- CPD Bodies, J&B Recycling & Nifco UK Ltd
  • Small Business Award- M.I.Supplies Ltd, Middleton Lodge EventsLtd & Sound Training
  • Export Award- ECCO Finishing supplies, Evolution Valves Ltd & International Procurement Ltd. 
  • Innovation Award- Fifteen Digital Ltd, Hart Innovations & Mayhems Solutions
  • Digital & Social Media - HomeFuels Direct, PJA Distribution & Tilly Bailey & Irvine LLP
  • Newcomer of the Year- Cubbitz Ltd, In-Spec Manufacturing & KMS Partners
  • Heart of the Community- Darlington Building Society, Nifco UK Ltd & Paul J Watson Solicitors
  • Manufacturing Award - Elring Klinger GB (Limited), Greenergy International Ltd & SK Foods Ltd
  • Apprenticeships Award- Elring Klinger GB (Limited), J&B Recycling & Labman Automation
  • Services Award- AV Dawson, Midas & North Yorkshire Physiotherapy
  • Lets Grow Award- Greenergy International Ltd, Nifco & Sound Training

  Grand Final 

  • Company of the Year - Nifco UK Ltd, Cundall, Aura Infection Control Ltd
  • Small Business Award - Sound Training, Omega Plastics, Wescott Coatings & Training Services Ltd
  • Export Award - Evolution Valves Ltd, Cundall, Accapi Group
  • Innovation Award - Mayhems Solutions Ltd, Arefco Special Products Ltd, Bollard Load Testing Ltd
  • Digital & Social Media Award - Tilly, Bailey & Irvine LLP, Traidcraft, Connection Retail Ltd
  • Newcomer of the Year - In-Spec Manufacturing, Saving Energy North East Ltd, Engineering Creatives
  • Heart of the Community Award - Paul J Watson Solicitor, Newcastle Building Society, Vic Young (South Shields) Ltd
  • Manufacturing Award - ElrinKlinger (GB) Ltd, SCA Hygiene, Siemens plc
  • Apprenticeship Award -Labman Automation Ltd, Dawson & Sanderson, Keepmoat
  • Services Award - AV Dawson, Atlas Cloud, Maxim Facilities Management
  • Let's Grow Award -  Nifco UK Ltd, Cundall, Connection Retail Ltd
  • Not for Profit Organisation of the Year - International Centre for Life, Groundwork, NEPIC
  • Best Creative Company - Infinite Playgrounds and Canopies, Katie's Garden, The BearHug Co