Thank you to all those who entered this year’s SME Northamptonshire Business Awards. Below are a list of winners for each category, for 2016.


Overall Winner

 Seckingtons Northampton


Retailer of the Year

Winner – Berties

Runner Up – Nexus Modelling Supplies


Service Excellence

Winner – Bosworth Independent College

Runner Up – Technocopy Solutions


Enterprising Business

Winner – Ice Cool Confidence

Runner Up – Warner Edwards Distillery


Velocity Business of the Year

Winner – Matchbox Architects

Runner Up – Goodrich Consulting


Northampton Business of the Year

Winner – Woodway UK

Runner Up – Matchbox Architect


Business Innovation

Winner – Engineering Technologies and Manufacturing

Runner Up – Matchbox Architects


Young Business Person

Winner – Fae Perkins, Bond Hair

Runner Up – Steve Curtis, Monkey Tree Hosting


Best New Business

Winner – Maria’s Coffee and Cake

Runner Up – Magee Street Bakery


Training and Development

Winner – Seckingtons Northampton

Runner Up – Dufeu IT Solutions


E-Business

Winner – Impact Recruitment Services

Runner Up – The Office Genie


Rural Business of the Year

Winner – Bambino Mio

Runner Up – Waterloo Cottage Farm


Employer of the Year

Winner – 4see

Runner Up – A Bell


Barclays Business of the Year

Winner – A Bell

Runner Up – Woodway UK


Networking Group of the Year

Winner – The Business Club Northants

Runner Up – Women in Business Network


Entrepreneur of the Year

Winner – Tom Warner, Warner Edwards Distillery

Runner Up –Brad Piercewright, Technocopy Solutions


Community Business of the Year

Winner – Southfield Arts Company

Runner Up – Waterloo Cottage Farm


Best Customer Service

Winner – Chandler Communications

Runner Up – Hunters Solutions