Shortlist announced for Black Country Chamber Awards

10 Sep 2019

Published in: Black Country Chamber of Commerce News

The shortlisted finalists in the 2019 Black Country Chamber Awards were revealed at an exclusive event today (Wednesday 11 September) held at Casino 36 – Wolverhampton’s premier entertainment venue.

The 2019 Awards headline partnered by Wolverhampton Grand Theatre, comprise 13 categories that are representative of the vibrant and diverse business community in the Black Country.

They have been running in their current form for six years now and have recognised more than 160 Black Country businesses and individuals for their achievements over the years.

The shortlist was revealed by chief executive of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce, Corin Crane, as being:

(in alphabetical order)

Black Country Business Person of the Year

• Lisa Lovell - Owen Payne Recruitment Services Ltd

• Martin Dudley - Thomas Dudley Group

• Paul Hull - KMB Shipping Group

• Scott Bernard - The Mount Hotel Country Manor

• Vicky Price - Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Community Champion

• Howells Patent Glazing Ltd

• Impact Sales Coaching

• The Midcounties Co-operative

• Owen Payne Recruitment Services Ltd

• Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Customer Commitment Award

• Lord Combustion Services Ltd

• Nant Ltd

• Owen Payne Recruitment Services Ltd

• STK Fire & Risk Management Ltd

Education & Business Partnership

• Dudley Academies Trust nominating Thomas Dudley Group

• Dudley College of Technology nominating Tesco Maintenance Biz Partnership

• Foundry Training Services Ltd nominating Black Country Living Museum Manufacturing at Work

• SIPS Education Ltd

• Walsall Academy nominating Midcounties Co-operative

• Walsall College

Excellence in Manufacturing & Engineering – sponsored by Crowe

• A&M EDM Ltd

• IPU Group

• Lord Combustion Services Ltd

Export Business of the Year – sponsored by Wolverhampton Racecourse

• Deans Management Services Ltd

• Entec International Ltd

• Foundry Machinery Spares Ltd

• Simworx Ltd Family Business of the Year

• Coinadrink Ltd

• Dolphin Lifts Midlands Ltd

• Logistics World Ltd

• The Mount Hotel Country Manor

High Growth Business of the Year

• Digital Imaging Services Ltd

• Dolphin Lifts Midlands Ltd

• MET Recruitment UK Ltd

• Nant Ltd

• Simworx Ltd

Large Business of the Year – sponsored by MHA MacIntyre Hudson

• SIPS Education Ltd

• The Mount Hotel Country Manor

• Thomas Dudley Group

• Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

Professional Services Award

• Forresters IP LLP

• Klick Business Solutions Ltd

• MSV Consultancy Ltd

• Prosperity Wealth Ltd

Small Business of the Year – sponsored by Walsall College

• Deans Management Services Ltd

• Digital Imaging Services Ltd

• Dolphin Lifts Midlands Ltd

• EnPro Group Ltd

• MET Recruitment UK Ltd

• MSV Consultancy Ltd

• Nant Ltd

• WELL Associates Ltd

Start-Up Business of the Year – sponsored by MSV consultancy

• Bright & Beautiful Wolverhampton - CSM Futures Ltd

• Comfyse Ltd

• CS Bookkeeping Services (Midlands) Ltd

• Impact Sales Coaching

• Logistics World Ltd

• Savesta Construction Ltd

Young Person or Apprentice of the Year – sponsored by Dudley College of Technology

• Aleksandra Zurowska - Sandwell College

• Danielle Heron-Brooks - Nicklin LLP

• James Terry - Nicklin LLP

• Jamie Wilkes - Robinson Brothers Ltd

• Jaspreet Kaur - Penny Post Credit Union Ltd

• Onkar Singh - Prosperity Wealth Ltd

• Remy Lloyd - Wolverhampton Grand Theatre

• Sam Owers - Plumbing World

• Sian Robinson - Nicklin LLP

The winner in each category will be announced at the Awards on Friday 15th November at Wolverhampton Racecourse, hosted by actor, Aaron James, who is starring in the Grand Theatre’s Christmas panto.

Corin Crane said, “This is the first year we’ve made the awards free to members and non-members alike to enter - and we’re thrilled with the engagement from businesses right across the region. All the applications have been brilliant and the judges have had an incredibly tough job shortlisting, so I would like congratulate all the finalists.

“I would also like to thank the sponsors and partners for their support – particularly headline partner, Wolverhampton Grand Theatre. The evening promises to be very exciting and entertaining and I am really looking forward to it.”

A few sponsorship options are still available with the following organisations already on board: Wolverhampton Grand Theatre (Headline and Table Gift Sponsor); Wolverhampton Racecourse (Export Business of the Year); Walsall College (Small Business of the Year); MSV Consultancy (Start-Up Business of the Year & Social Media Sponsor); Crowe UK (Excellence in Manufacturing & Engineering); Dudley College (Young Person or Apprentice of the Year); DY5 (Black Country Business of the Year); Casino 36 (After-Show Partner); Klick Business Solutions (Brochure Sponsor).

Tickets to Awards evening on 15 November are available through the website

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