Our Winners

Our  Winners will be announced on 25th January 2024 (4pm / 9pm) and will be posted here on 26th January 2024.

Business of the Year

U Sports

What an incredible journey! From start-up to 7 figure turnover. Expanding from Berkshire across the UK. Making a impact in the lives of young people through sport. We are excited to see you go from strength to strength – well done!

The SME of The Year

Globe Vehicle Hire & Sales Limited

A sustainable business that provides an excellent service to the community. They have created jobs, invested in the community, reduced carbon emissions, conserved natural resources, and use sustainable materials. They operate in a socially responsible and sustainable manner – Well done!

New Start-Up of The Year

LUX Industries

What a great idea! Highly innovative and has seen rapid expansion. Your journey already is incredible and we are excited to for your future and how Lux develops in 2024!

The Employer of The Year

We Are Safe Hands Ltd

A people-based business that puts the happiness of your Team, Clients and Suppliers at the same level as your commercial aspirations, ensuring that your commercial success doesn't come at the expense of their happiness and wellbeing – well done!

Male Entrepreneur

Mark Harris

Your journey from start-up to where you are now is commendable. The feedback we had from your customers speaks volumes. Thank you for all your work in the community.

Female Entrepreneur of The Year

Amanda Adlem

A great example of resilience and entrepreneurial spirit! Your passion, dedication, commitment to your business is inspiring – well done!

Young Entrepreneur of The Year

Brad Birchmore

An impressive journey that only looks like it is going to get bigger and better in 2024. We are excited for your future. Well done on all your achievements!

Networker of The Year

Nick Forgham

A well connected and fantastic networker across the region. Well done!

The Apprentice of The Year

Molly Grahame

An entrepreneur of the future. Molly has grown and grown in her confidence and abilities. She is highly commitment and hard working – well done!

Business Leader of The Year

Shelley Otway

Your leadership is commendable. You have adapted, pivoted and diversified your business causing it to grow year on year! Well Done!

Innovator of The Year Award


True Innovation that is ground-breaking and making a huge impact nationally. Thank you for your commitment to sustainability and making a positive impact on for you many generations to come!

The Charity of The Year

The Safety Centre Charity Hazard Alley

Well done on all the vital work you are doing for the Children of Thames Valley! We hope that more centers like this can happen across the UK.

Outstanding Contribution to The Community

Digger Barnes

Making a huge impact in multiple ways across the region and creating a legacy – Well done!

Lifetime of Achievement

Steph Awbery

Such an inspiration on some many levels. Your commitment to helping others, fundraising and making an impact is highly commendable – thank you!

The Leisure & Tourism Award

The Roseate Reading Hotel

An outstanding venue, great reviews and a commitment to expectational customer service – Well Done!