INSPIRE Business Awards 2017 finalists announced. Click to find out who has been shortlisted for the INSPIRE Business Awards 2017.

It is true to say that INSPIRE Business Awards 2017 Finalists announcement is one of our favourite times in the whole process!

But before we announce who the INSPIRE Business Awards 2017 finalists are we want to thank everyone that entered. This year has been a record-breaking year in terms of entries and the quality of those entries made the judging process very tricky indeed.

Without further ado, here are the 2017 INSPIRE Business Awards finalists!


New Business of the Year Award
Employer of the Year Award
Small Business of the Year
Connective Chiropractic Hireserve Intelligent Waste Management Limited
Sixth Sense Marketing Reassured ACC UK Ltd
UCPS Learning Ltd SB Joinery (UK) The Packaging Experts
Young Business Person of the Year
Apprentice of the Year Award

Business of the Year

Curtis Meek Ashley Mutambarade SB Joinery (UK)
Farah Fonseca Louis Pennington Ayre Chamberlain Gaunt Ltd
Tommy Gentleman Edward Bartlett DCSL Software
International Business of the Year
Innovation Excellence Award
Business and Community
The Packaging Experts  nDreams Accelerate Driver Training Solutions Ltd
Driven International VuePoint Champion Group
SPAFAX International LTD Loma Systems Basingstoke Sports Trust
Small Business of the Year
Family Business of the Year Award
Entrepreneur Of the Year Award
Intelligent Waste Management Limited Ripton Windows Robert Collard
ACC UK Ltd L.Hunt & Sons Limited Nicola Hartland
The Packaging Experts Cool Projects Steve Whatley
Fresh and Clean Services Limited Joseph Munns
Service Excellence Award
Harmony Made to Measure Furniture
Petra Jewellery Limited
The Hair Beauty & Barber Studio

Congratulations to all the finalists, we look forward to the night where we get to announce who the winners are.

And also a HUGE thank you to all the sponsors and judges for their time over the last few weeks. With the judge’s interviews commencing shortly we know that the time you put into making sure this contest is fair makes this the most prestigious business awards in the region.

Don’t forget there is still time to book a table or seat at the awards. Come along to see what the INSPIRE Business Awards is all about and meet a community of successful businesses that operate in the North Hampshire region at the same time!