6 ISSUES FOR JUST £6 Subscribe to Business & Professional Life today CLICK HERE

In pictures: Cotswold Life Business & Professional Family Business Awards 2017

PUBLISHED: 15:43 24 October 2017 | UPDATED: 11:26 25 October 2017

Tanya Gledhill and Olivier Ansquer

Tanya Gledhill and Olivier Ansquer

© Thousand Word Media

Both Tanya Gledhill, Business Editor and Ruth Dooley, Partner at Hazlewoods, congratulated the family businesses for their commitment to the economy. Here are our worthy winners...

Cotswold Life and Hazlewoods, sponsors of the Family Business Awards, joined local business winners and judges to celebrate the fifth annual winners’ presentation lunch at Tewkesbury Park Hotel.

Guests enjoyed a drinks reception and superb three-course lunch in the newly renovated Cotswolds Suite before awards were presented to the 2017 winners.

Both Tanya Gledhill, Business Editor and Ruth Dooley, Partner at Hazlewoods, congratulated the family businesses for their commitment to the economy.

Click here for more on each of our winners.

Editor’s Choice Award

Direct Online Services

Dan Wilson from Direct Online Services Dan Wilson from Direct Online Services

Family Business Apprentice

Sophie Essex, The Joedan Group

Sophie Essex from Joedan GroupSophie Essex from Joedan Group

Fastest Growing Family Business

Hawkins & Brimble

Katarzyna Reszka-Shortt and  Stephen Shortt from Hawkins & BrimbleKatarzyna Reszka-Shortt and Stephen Shortt from Hawkins & Brimble

Next Generation Family Achiever

Gerard Cooper, Allcooper (award was collected on behalf of the winner)

Carol Freeman from AllcoopersCarol Freeman from Allcoopers

Family Business Longevity Award

Mann Jewellers

Sophie and Brereton Mann from Mann JewellersSophie and Brereton Mann from Mann Jewellers

Outstanding Contribution to the Local or National Economy

Clarkson Evans

Nathan Evans from Clarkson Evans Nathan Evans from Clarkson Evans

Best Start-up Family Business

Persora

Sasha Hyde and Aimee Graham from PersoraSasha Hyde and Aimee Graham from Persora

Food & Farming Excellence

Nolan Brook

Sam Walby and Hayley Deaville from Nolan Brook Sam Walby and Hayley Deaville from Nolan Brook

Employee of the Year

Barry Hancox – Fillet & Bone

Barry Hancox from Fillet & BoneBarry Hancox from Fillet & Bone

Family Business Exporter of the Year

Truturn Precision Engineering

Anne Johnstrup and  Becky Beacham from TruturnAnne Johnstrup and Becky Beacham from Truturn

Family Business of the Year

MF Freeman

 Louisa Evans from MF Freeman Louisa Evans from MF Freeman

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Cotswold Life visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Cotswold Life staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Cotswold Life account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More from Cotswold Life

Neil and Alison Smith wanted a project, but then their old coach house began to reveal its interesting little glitches

Read more
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Taking over the reins on a well-established 50 year old family business, third generation family member Matt Cleevely has taken his own passion for sustainability and put in place a business vision that marries the heritage of Cleevely Motors and a future commitment to all things electric

Read more
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

He quit his job with a few thousand pounds in savings and an empty garage. In less than a year, Nick Grey’s technology company Gtech was flying. Tanya Gledhill meets him

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

From food and farming champions to expert retailers, design houses to haulage companies, the old guard to the new kids on the block, we are lucky to count them among our numbers and applaud the contribution they make to the Cotswolds’ business landscape

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Did you attend the opening of Lodders’ new office in Cheltenham? If so, you could be in our social photos...

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

“It’s important to keep investing in new equipment, not only to meet demand but to also maintain the high quality of our packaging that our customers rely on.”

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Crowe, the national audit, tax, advisory and risk firm, has acquired a Gloucestershire accounting business that specialises in helping entrepreneurs

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

I send this postcard from Cirencester, complete with the discoveries and viewpoints from four members of my family – both the young and not so young

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Of all the castles in the region, none have seen as much war, romance and royalty as Sudeley over its dramatic 1,000-year history. And with such a colourful and eventful past, it is easy to see why some people believe there could be spirits from bygone eras which still wander the halls and corridors to this day

Read more
Tuesday, October 16, 2018

‘If its autumn in Gloucestershire, then it must be time for Apple Day when we celebrate cider’

Read more
Monday, October 15, 2018

What started as a business ploy by one Cotswold firm has developed into an inspirational garden

Read more
Monday, October 15, 2018

The weekend is fast approaching and for those still deciding how to spend their Friday through to Sunday, we pick 5 of the best ways to spend your weekend in the Cotswolds

Read more
Monday, October 15, 2018

‘What meal would you choose, if you could only ever eat that meal three times a day forever and day?’

Read more
Friday, October 12, 2018

Here’s our pick of some of the very best chefs from our local pubs, restaurants and hotels in and around the Cotswolds and sharing their advice and tips on how they made themselves and their businesses successful

Read more

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Latest Competitions & Offers

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory A+ Education

Subscribe or buy a mag today

subscription ad

Local Business Directory

Property Search