THE SUSSEX BUSINESS AWARDS

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Sussex county boasts a diverse and highly creative business community with a number of established and successful businesses throughout the region. Sussex is far more than a commuter hub for professionals who work in London. It has a highly active economy that thrives on tourism, retail and business innovation. 

Clearline Recruitment are proud of not only being a sponsor of the Sussex Business Awards taking place at The Grand Hotel, Brighton on November 29th, but are also privileged to be on the judging panel. 

These awards celebrate excellence across Sussex and are the longest-standing of their kind in the county – boasting their 30th year. The final countdown has begun, and rumours will tell you if you are going to win, this should be the one to win! This year has seen a record-breaking number of entrants across sixteen towns in the county. 

The awards are dedicated to recognising, rewarding and celebrating outstanding local businesses from every business sector who have entered.

sussex business awards

We shall keep you in suspense no longer! We are excited to announce the shortlist of 51 companies and their sponsors as follows:

Best Customer Service

Sponsored by Platinum Publishing Group

Allison Jeffery Skin Health and Laser Clinic

Boundless

Nuffield Health Haywards Heath Hospital

Paxton Access

               

Business in The Community Award

Sponsored by Gatwick Airport

Engage Health Group

Mabel’s Emporium

Search Seven

               

Business Innovation of the Year

Sponsored by Sussex Innovation Centre

flinder

LifeBox Health

Mindlab International

Rayner

               

Corporate Fundraiser of the Year

Sponsored by Rockinghorse

Morgan Sindall

Pryzm

Richard Place Dobson

               

Employer of the Year

Sponsored by Clearline Recruitment

B&CE Holdings 

Legal & General

The Student Room Group

               

International Business of the Year

Sponsored by HSBC

Paxton Access

PVL

Rinkit

               

Professional Services Award

Sponsored by Vantage Professional Risks

MacConvilles Surveying

Quantuma

Rix & Kay             

 

Start-up of the Year

Sponsored by Coffin Mew

Advanced Material Development

MyPocketSkill

Waffle

               

Creative Industries Award

Sponsored by University of Sussex Business School

Brightec

Dotsquares

Rhythmix

               

Tourist Destination of the Year 

Sponsored by Red7

Fishers Adventure Farm Park

Horsham Museum & Art Gallery

The Charleston Trust

               

Food & Drink Destination of the Year

Sponsored by The Gemini Print Group

Jeremy’s Restaurant

Malmaison Brighton

Pascere

               

Businessperson of the Year

Sponsored by CountyClean Group

Carl Fillery, Boundless

Kevin Markwick, The Picture House Cinema and Restaurant

Nick Broom, PVL

               

SME Business of the Year

Sponsored by LMS Group

Allaero

Crunch

HSM Global

Modus Brands

               

Large Business of the Year

Sponsored by Allied Irish Bank

Rayner

Rinkit

World of Books

               

Company of the Year

Sponsored by Mazars

Allaero

Bird & Blend Tea

Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club

Chandlers Building Supplies

Rayner

World of Books

Firstly, to see so many driven and successful businesses makes us proud to be part of this county and community. Last but not least we wish every entrant the very best of luck – being nominated is a very worthy achievement – despite all the challenges every business team faces we leave you with this ‘Continue to reach for the stars – hard work certainly reaps success!’