Finalists announced for Test Valley Business Awards 2019

The Test Valley Business Awards’ 2019 finalists have been announced…

From more than 200 entries and 100 Test Valley businesses across 6 award categories, our judges have chosen the 18 business finalists in the Test Valley Business Awards 2019.

This year’s judges, who represent the Awards’ generous Gold Sponsors, have scrutinised the entries; spoken to and visited some of the most enterprising and inspiring businesses within Test Valley.

Having grappled with the very difficult task of selecting just 18 exceptional local businesses from the entries received, the judges have chosen their finalists.

Commiserations and thanks for entering go to those not selected this year.

The Test Valley Business Awards 2019 finalists are:

Businesswoman of the Year Award – sponsored by Aster Group UK

  • Caroline Stevens of Danebury Vineyards
  • Lisa Armstrong of Active Staff Ltd.
  • Emily Wilkinson of Social You

Small Business of the Year Award – sponsored by Parker Bullen LLP

  • Martial Art World
  • Signly Ltd.
  • CircuitWorx

Employer of the Year Award – sponsored by Simplyhealth

  • Pure Human Resources
  • Aster Group UK
  • Active Staff Ltd.

Innovation & Technology Award – sponsored by The University of Southampton Science Park

  • Tonic Analytics Limited
  • Critical Software
  • Inflowmatix Ltd.

New Business of the Year – sponsored by Test Valley Borough Council

  • Multax Ltd
  • Ava May Aromas
  • The Lifestyle Card

Marketing Excellence Award – sponsored by Webkick Ltd.

  • Coyote Fitness UK
  • Hampshire Fare C.I.C
  • Petpals UK Ltd.

The finalists will be celebrated during the widely anticipated Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony in September; made possible by the Awards’ generous sponsors, including Special Sponsors Barratt Homes.

Jon Green, managing director of Barratt Homes, commented of the Awards:

“Supporting the communities we operate in is very important to us and we’re delighted to sponsor the Test Valley Business Awards. We have seen first-hand some of the exciting and innovative work being done by firms in the region and we look forward to celebrating their successes on the awards evening.”

Tickets are now available for the Test Valley Business Awards Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony at the Army Flying Museum on 12th September; costing just £60 a ticket, to include sumptuous 3-course meal and welcome drink.

Please visit: https://tvba2019galadinner.eventbrite.co.uk to book your ticket or email [email protected]