East Renfrewshire Business Awards Winners
Following weeks of anticipation, the application forms have been submitted, scores have been counted and we can now unveil the winners of the East Renfrewshire Business Awards 2015.
The categories were judged by a panel of experts who drew up the shortlist of finalists for each of the Award categories. The quality of the entrants was extremely high and the short listed nominees reflect the sheer breadth of business success throughout East Renfrewshire from small start-ups and individual entrepreneurs to long-established businesses.
150 guests attended the glittering ceremony at Dalmeny Park Hotel, which was hosted by Karen Dunbar.
West College Scotland Principal Audrey Cumberford said: "On behalf of West College Scotland, I congratulate all the winners on this outstanding achievement. College staff were involved in the judging process, so I know how high the standard was in each and every category. I wish our winners all the best for the future. I am sure they will continue to prosper, bringing benefits to the businesses and communities of East Renfrewshire."
Winners of the East Renfrewshire Business Awards 2015 are:
Excellence in Customer Service Award
Sponsored by The Avenue Shopping Centre
Most Promising New Business
Sponsored by ASDA
Family Business of the Year
Sponsored by Gleniffer Estates
Sponsored by Barrhead Housing Association
East Renfrewshire Social Enterprise of the Year
Sponsored by Taylor Wimpey
Outstanding Performing Business (less than 5 employees)
Sponsored by East Renfrewshire - A Place to Work
Outstanding Performing Business (less than 25 employees)
Sponsored by Business Gateway
Outstanding Performing Business (more than 25 employees)
Sponsored by West College Scotland
John Hamilton, President of East Renfrewshire Chamber said:
"I would like to congratulate everyone who entered not just the finalists and winners. The Chamber is proud to be associated with such outstanding companies. These awards recognise the range and quality of businesses that we are fortunate to have here in East Renfrewshire. The event would also not have been possible without the support of our sponsors and I would like to thank them for their commitment to this event and we look forward to seeing you all again in 2016"