2015

Award winners and sponsors from the 2015 Lowestoft & Waveney Chamber of Commerce Business Awards.  

Apprentice of the Year Award

Sponsored by Peter Aldous MP for Lowestoft & Waveney
Winners:  Kieran Caley & Robbie Collicott, Birds Eye
Highly commended:  Rhianna Burke, Access Community Trust

 

Business Investment Award

Sponsored by Waveney District Council
Winner:  Ivy House Country Hotel
Highly commended:  Geo Therm Ltd and Saxon Packaging

 

Business of the Year Award

Sponsored by Suffolk Chamber of Commerce and Lowestoft & Waveney Chamber of Commerce
Winner:  Ivy House Country Hotel

 

Business Person of the Year Award

Sponsored by Lowestoft Rising
Winner:  Martin Murkett, Tick Solutions
Highly commended:  Tony Dale, Geo Therm Ltd 

 

Commitment to People Development Award

Sponsored by Lowestoft College
Winner:  Lovewell Blake
Highly commended:  CODE Hair Consultants

 

Community Impact Award

Sponsored by Waveney Norse
Winner:  Hoseasons
Highly commended:  Sir John Leman High School

 

Enterprise in Education Award

Sponsored by EDF Energy
Winner: Pakefield High School
Highly commended: Lowestoft College

 

Excellence in Customer Service Award (1-10 employees)

Sponsored by Lowestoft Vision
Winner:  Coes Menswear Lowestoft
Highly commended:  Citrus Sharp Security Shredding

 

Excellence in Customer Service Award (11+ employees)

Sponsored by Essex & Suffolk Water
Winner:  A.S.A.P Supplies
Highly commended:  Ivy House Country Hotel

 

Family Business of the Year Award

Sponsored by Pleasurewood Hills Family Theme Park
Winner:  Waveney House Hotel
Highly commended:  Coes Menswear Lowestoft

 

Innovation & Growth Award

Sponsored by Associated British Ports Lowestoft
Winner:  Geo Therm Ltd
Highly commended:  Ivy House Country Hotel

 

Tourism Award incorporating Hospitality/Leisure/Culture

Sponsored by Roger Harrod Karpet & Furniture Kingdom
Winner:  Pleasurewood Hills Family Theme Park
Highly commended:  UK Parachuting

 

Most Promising New Business Award

Sponsored by Lovewell Blake
Winner:  Klash Photography Portrait Boutique
Highly commended:  Erica's Beauty

 

Recognition of Lifetime Achievement Award

Sponsored by Archant
Recognised:  Mr Les Leach, Sir John Leman High School
Recognised:  Mr Alan Hubbard, Bettatravel, Can-am Travel & Canada 4 U

 

Social Enterprise / Charity Award

Sponsored by The Mayor of Lowestoft
Winner:  Access Community Trust
Highly commended:  The Seagull Theatre

 

Young Entrepreneur Award

Sponsored by Ivy House Country Hotel
Winner:  Laura Bull, CODE Hair Consultants
Highly commended:  Justine Martin, Metachick