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Shortlist for 2019 Business Awards announced

The finalists for the Durham, Sunderland and South Tyneside business awards has been announced, and there are eight companies from the borough vying for recognition. 

All local companies will have our support, and we look forward to celebrating their success with the rest of the region on Thursday 14th March. 

Apprenticeship Award, sponsored by Esh Group:

  • Hays Travel
  • ITC Service Ltd
  • McCarrick Construction

Company of the Year, sponsored by Bernicia:

  • Ascot Care
  • Hays Travel
  • Nice Network Ltd

Digital Technology Award, sponsored by Sunderland College:

  • Key Security Group
  • Mobile Rocket
  • The Nine Software Company Ltd

Export Award:

  • International Glass Consultants
  • Katy Sue Designs Ltd
  • Poetic License Distillery

Heart of the Community Award, sponsored by Gentoo:

Innovation Award, sponsored by Business Durham:

  • The Hand Dyed Shoe Company
  • Intelligence Fusion
  • Mobile Rocket

Let's Grow Award:

  • Commercial Expert
  • Jigsaw Business Group
  • The Wheel Company Ltd

Manufacturing Award, sponsored by South Tyneside Council:

  • J Barbour & Sons
  • Simpson Group
  • Walker Filtration

Newcomer of the Year, sponsored by Virgin Money:

  • Blacks Corner
  • Clear Climate Ltd
  • The Hand Dyed Shoe Company

Services Award:

  • M5Tec Ltd
  • Nice Network Ltd
  • Stiller Warehousing & Distribution Ltd

Small Business Award, sponsored by North East Business and Innovation Centre:

  • Co-Wheels Car Club
  • Elmtronics
  • Marmax Products Ltd

Tourism & Hospitality Award, sponsored by University of Sunderland:

  • Beacon of Light
  • Beamish, The Living Museum of the North
  • The Gables Pod Camping

Read more about the North East Business Awards