The Winners Are!!

 

 

 

Wesley Skene – SWBA Founder – Dawn Evans Ajuda Training Academy & Sara Edwards – SWBA Host

 

The Winners Are!!!!

On the 6thJune 2018, the eleventh annual South Wales Business Awards were held. The awards were once again hosted by one of Welsh television and radio’s most popular presenters – Sara Edwards.

The awards have been developed and launched by WS Marketing and are proudly in association with Cardiff Now Magazine, Swansea Building Society, Hospital Innovations, Print INC & Embroidery and Cowbridge Business Club.

Since 2008, the number and standard of applications has increased each year. However, 2018 has broken all records for applications. South Wales has always been a vibrant hub of entrepreneurship. The progress the economy is making is truly breath taking.

On a beautiful summers evening at the Bear Hotel in Cowbridge, the winners for the South Wales Business Awards 2018 were:

 Young Entrepreneur of the Year – Sarah Niblblet & James Eaton – Mt Bistro

New Start-up of the Year – Royal Educare

Retail & Tourism Business of the Year – The Good Wash Company

Business Services Business of the Year – Trojan

Female Entrepreneur of the Year – Dawn Evans – Ajuda Training Academy

Technological & Innovative Business of the Year – Comgem

South Wales Business of the Year 2018 – Dawn Evans – Ajuda Training Academy

Founder of the South Wales Business Awards – Wesley Skene said, “ Since 2008, the awards have championed the success of South Wales Businesses. 2018 has shown us that the future of the Welsh Economy is in good hands. I am incredibly privileged to witness the success stories of our inspirational businesses.

 As a part of evening, £500 was also very generously raised for our nominated charity – Care & Repair Cymru.

ENDS

To find out more about WS Marketing or the South Wales Business Awards, contact Wesley Skene on 01446 775306 or via e-mail on info@ws-marketing.co.uk

 

 

The Nominees Are!!!

 

 

WS Marketing is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2018 South Wales Business Awards. The short-listing process was incredibly difficult and competitive. Each year sees an increase in applications and standard of applications. However, 2018 has been unlike anything we have seen before. All records have been shattered for applications.

The nominees are as follows:

Young Entrepreneur of the year

 

Jenna McDonnell – Jenna McDonnell

 

Stacey Niblett & James Eaton – Mt – Bistro

 

Sarah Callaway & Mike Pitman – House of Callaway

 

Laura Carys Thomas – Laura Carys Photography Studio

 

Caryl Thompsett – Anaphase Store

 

Fozan Ghalib – Daybreak Tickets

 

Jay Smith – The Stage 8 Group

 

New start-up of the year

 

Royal Educare

 

Magenta Financial Planning

 

Brew Monster

 

Hwylus Cyf

 

Eco Glaze

 

Coat King Groomers

 

The Hive

 

Retail & Tourism Business of the year

 

Paper Clip

 

Dr Zeena

 

Little Inspiration Day Nursery

 

The Good Wash Company

 

Radisson Blue Cardiff

 

Miracle Workers Agency

 

One 2 One Therapy

 

Female Entrepreneur of the year

 

Dawn Evans – Ajuda Training Academy

 

Emma Wilkins – Welsh Business Show

 

Katie Hughes – Sure Safety Consultants Ltd

 

Nicola Knight – Nicola Knight Consulting

 

Catherine Clarke – Cardiff Friends for Pets

 

Sarah Stone – Female Success Network

 

Helen Williams – Clean Sweep

 

Technological & Innovative Business of the year

 

Forte Web Solutions

 

Clean Mate Ltd

 

4 U Rails & Civils

 

Brees Media

 

Comgem

 

The Dognasium

 

Graham Orange – Action Coach

 

Business Services Business of the year

 

Wolfestone Translations

 

A&R Contract Cleaners

 

Apollo Teaching Services

 

Mrs Bucket Cleaning Services

 

Rockall Safety

 

Trojan Group

 

Construcaquote.com / Moorehouse Group

 

WS Marketing would like to congratulate all those that have been nominated, and thank everybody who took the time and effort to apply.

 

Wesley Skene

South Wales Business Awards

WS Marketing

 

Swansea Building Society Sponsors Awards

Swansea Building Society Sponsors Awards

 


The South Wales Business Awards is delighted to announce Swansea Building Society as a sponsor for the 2018 awards.

Swansea Building Society has recently opened a new branch in Cowbridge, and has very quickly become a key part of the community and supporter of local businesses.

Richard Miles – Head of Savings & Area Manager (East Wales) said, “We are thrilled to be a sponsor for the 2018 South Wales Business Awards. With the Society’s newest branch being based in Cowbridge, we feel sponsoring these awards is a great way to support the local community while highlighting our presence in the area.

“We are also pleased to be a part of the judging of the awards, and finding out more about some of the outstanding companies and business people in the area who are making a real difference to the business community and beyond.”

Founder of the South Wales Business Awards – Wesley Skene said,  “The South Wales Business Awards is proud to announce Swansea Building Society as one of the sponsors for the 2018 awards. Swansea Building Society is one of the leading and most progressive building society’s within Wales.

 

The closing date for applications is Friday 27thApril 2018, with nominations announced on Tuesday 1stMay 2018. Full details of the awards and a downloadable application pack can be found at www.southwalesbusinessawards.co.uk

 

ENDS

 

To find out more about WS Marketing, contact Wesley Skene on 01446 775306 or via e-mail on info@ws-marketing.co.uk

 

 

2018 Nominations Are Now Open!!!

South Wales Business Awards 2018

HI Guys

It’s time for the South Wales Business Awards. It seems as if it was only a few weeks ago that we were celebrating the winners of 2017, on what was a great night for the South Wales Business Community.

This year’s awards are being held at the Bear Hotel in Cowbridge on Wednesday 6th June 2018. Hosted once again by one of Welsh television and radio’s most popular presenters Sara Edwards.

APPLICATIONS

Applications for the awards will be accepted from Monday the 12th March 2018.

Closing date for applications is Friday 27th April 2018, with nominations being announced on Tuesday 1st May 2018.

Nominations will be posted on this blog at 9am Tuesday 1st May 2018, as well as nominees being notified by e-mail.

An application pack and information guide can be downloaded from this site. However, should you have any difficulties, please feel free to e-mail us at info@ws-marketing.co.uk , and we’ll be happy to send one over to you.

Please send all completed applications to info@ws-marketing.co.uk or WS Marketing, 14 Vale Court, Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan, CF71 7ES. (Please note: hard copies of applications forms cannot be returned.)

Don’t forget to catch the latest awards announcements on this blog and also on twitter @marketingws or Facebook @ South Wales Business Awards.

PRIZES

There is also an opportunity to win some superb prizes courtesy of WS Marketing.

AWARDS PR

The South Wales Business Awards will be conducting an extensive PR campaign in the build up to the event. As a part of that process, our blog will be used to provide a PR window for all nominees. Each week in the build up, we will focus on a different category. In due course we will be in touch to gather some info from nominees to help us with this process.

The 2017 Winners Are!!

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South Wales Business of the Year 2017 – Stage 8 Theatre School & Productions

South Wales Business Awards 2017 – The Winners Are!!!!

On the 14th June 2017, the tenth annual South Wales Business Awards were held. The awards were once again hosted by one of Welsh television and radio’s most popular presenters – Sara Edwards.

The awards have been developed and launched by WS Marketing and are proudly in association with Cardiff Now Magazine, Business in Focus, FSB Wales and Print Inc.

Since 2008, the number and standard of applications has increased each year. However, 2017 has shattered all expectations. 2017, has again shown that South Wales is the centre of entrepreneurship and is at the forefront of UK economic success!

The winners for 2017’s South Wales Business Awards are:

Young Entrepreneur of the Year – Jay Smith – Stage 8 Theatre School & Productions

New Start-up of the Year – Mabli

Retail & Tourism Business of the Year – Weddings By Zoe

Business Services Business of the Year – VoiceBox

Female Entrepreneur of the Year – Sharon Stephens – Planet Veritas

Technological & Innovative Business of the Year – Hospital Innovations

Contribution to Welsh Business & Society – Cardiff Wales Airport

South Wales Business of the Year 2017 – Stage 8 Theatre School & Productions

Business of the Decade – Hospital Innovations

Founder of the South Wales Business Awards – Wesley Skene said, “ Since 2008, the awards have championed the success of South Wales Business. Each year we’ve seen some truly outstanding businesses succeed. 2017 has not only continued this trend, but also proves that South Wales and the Welsh Economy are taking huge strides forward. It’s been my pleasure to witness these success stories, and I’m incredibly excited for the future of Welsh business.

ENDS

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South Wales Business Awards 2016 Gallery

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South Wales Business Awards 2016 – The Winners Are

On the 9th September 2016 at the Bear Hotel in Cowbridge, the annual South Wales Business Awards were held. The awards were once again hosted by one of Welsh television and radio’s most popular presenters – Sara Edwards.

 

The awards have been developed and launched by WS Marketing and are proudly in association with Cardiff Now Magazine.

 

Expectations were exceeded in both the number and standard of applications. The judging process was extremely difficult for the independent judging panel. However, the winners are:

 

Young Entrepreneur of the Year – Richard Pring – Wales Interactive

New Start-up of the Year – BeSure Cover Ltd

Retail Business of the Year – Forces Fitness

Tourism & Hospitality Business of the Year – Town & Country Collective

Business Services Business of the Year – BCC IT

Female Entrepreneur of the Year – Dawn Evans – Ajuda Training

Technological & Innovative Business of the Year – Voice Box

Contribution to Welsh Business & Society – Nicky Piper (MBE)

South Wales Business of the Year 2016 – Wales Interactive

 

Founder of the South Wales Business Awards – Wesley Skene said, “Since 2008, the awards have been celebrating excellence in the Welsh business community. 2016 has once again shown that South Wales is the hub of a thriving and successful business community, with many businesses achieving some truly outstanding things.” “2016 will be the tenth South Wales Business Awards and plans are already underway for a spectacular evening.”

£450 was also generously raised from our guests on the night for George Thomas Hospice Care in Cardiff.