The business event of the year

4th July at Dunchurch Park Hotel

The Rugby Business Excellence Awards celebrated all that is excellent in local business. And there was plenty to celebrate!

The Rugby Business Excellence Awards is the most prestigious award ceremony of its kind in the town. Run by the local paper, supported by local businesses and, most importantly, marking the achievements of local companies and people, the Advertiser's business awards are recognised as the one to win.

Eleven prizes were up for grabs at as the cream of local companies battled it our night of celebration on Friday, July 4 at the Dunchurch Park Hotel in Rugby.

Read a report of the event at www.rugbyadvertiser.co.uk/business-1-6165396

Finalists and winners

Business Newcomer of the Year

Winner - On the Rocks (at Quigleys). Finalists - Mirror Mirror, That’s Shoe Business.

Small Business of the Year

Winner - Rugby Fitted Kitchens. Finalsts - FRS Staff Solutions, London Calling.

Customer Care Award

Winner - Cafe Vin Cinq. Finalists - Bellabambini, The Road Ahead.

Innovator of the Year

Winner - Sticky Prospect. Finalists - Cadman Homes, March Hair.

Town Centre Outlet of the Year

Winner - Titu Boutique. Finalists - Get Stuffed Café, Roman.

Green Company of the Year

Winner - Manor Farm Shop and Tea Rooms. Finalists - Nocks Recycling, Rugby Tap.

Community Investment of the Year

Winner - Mister Robinson’s – the Barber Shop. Finalists - FRS Staff Solutions, That’s Shoe Business.

Team of the Year

Winner - Rugby Fitted Kitchens. Finalists - Automotive Insulation, March Hair.

Employee of the Year

Winner - Charlotte Clifford of March Hair. Finalists - Phil Daffern of Hinckley and Rugby Building Society, Rebecca Donal of London Calling.

Long-standing Business of the Year

Winner - Keyturn Training. Finalists - Manor Farm Shop and Tea Rooms, Rugby Fitted Kitchens.

Overall Business of the Year

Winner - Rugby Fitted Kitchens. Finalists - Automotive Insulations, The Garden Gate.

Galleries

We've added pictures of the winners and finalists and the sponsors and guests' reception to our Facebook page. Find your photograph and start tagging.