Celebrating the Winners of the 2023 North Worcestershire Business Awards

Eight top businesses were crowned winners at the 2023 North Worcestershire Business Awards.

Twenty-seven finalists gathered with the award sponsors and VIP guests at the celebratory awards dinner at Hogarths Stone Manor on Thursday 30 November where the winners of each category were announced.

The awards’ judges commented that the finalists reflect “an impressive range of diverse businesses, all showcasing their commitment to innovation, sustainability and adding extra value for customers.

Winners of the 2023 North Worcestershire Business Awards are:

Best business Start-up
Sherbet Donkey Media

Outstanding contribution to the community
Hewett Recruitment

Outstanding customer service
Kingfisher Shopping Centre

Business leader of the year
Clare Vale of Sign Solutions

Best employer of the year
Platform 81

Business Innovation of the Year
Invoco Telecom

Best use of Technology
OGL Software

Stand Out in Worcestershire Award
Meraki Promotions

Jane Doyle, Communications and Engagement Officer for event co-organiser at North Worcestershire Economic Development and Regeneration said: “We would like to congratulate the winners North Worcestershire Business Awards. They all showed what commitment and knowing their customers is all about and that entrepreneurship is live and well in this area. We would particularly like to thank our sponsors for getting involved in this popular event which has become a key feature of the business calendar.”

Melanie Hawkett, founder of North Worcestershire Business Leaders, co-organiser of the event said: “Congratulations to all the winners. All the finalist submissions made it a difficult choice for our independent judges. We’re so proud of this special awards event where we set the scene for businesses large and small to get together and have a great time showcasing their businesses”

The North Worcestershire Business Awards are organised by NWedR (the shared Local Authority service representing Bromsgrove, Redditch and Wyre Forest) and NWBL (North Worcestershire Business Leaders) in partnership with Hogarths Stone Manor. The sponsors for 2023 are BizSmart, Indegu, Danton HR, Wassell Grove Business Centre, Surftech IT, Platform81, Citizen Communications, Key Biz, TDM, Invoco Telecom, NWedR, Worcestershire County Council.

For more information on the North Worcestershire Business Awards, visit their website www.NWBusAwards.org.