The Gatwick Diamond is home to a vast range of businesses, which span all sectors of the economy, from household names to niche companies, and from multinationals to sole traders.

The Business Award Winners are those businesses or people who have shown innovation and inspiration in their work, and have demonstrated a real commitment to this world-class region.

The Winners will be unveiled at the 9th Annual Gatwick Diamond Business Awards at the Effingham Park Hotel, on 16th March, 2017.

The Headline Sponsors are Gatwick Airport, NatWest, Nestle and Emirates and the exclusive media partner is Platinum Business Magazine.

The Evening starts with a Pre-Dinner Reception sponsored by Irwin Mitchell and the evening concludes with the now highly anticipated After-Show Party.

The Finalists

GREEN BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

sponsored by Crawley Borough Council

• 3F EV Limited

• Baystar

• Cleankill Pest Control

 

RESPONSIBLE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

sponsored by the University of Sussex, School of Business, Management & Economics

• LoveLocalJobs.com

• Mid Sussex Wood Recycling Project

• Shredded Neat Limited

 

INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

sponsored by the Gatwick Diamond Initiative

• Infigo Software Limited

• Lighthouse Systems Ltd

• VEGA Europe

 

THE AWARD FOR CUSTOMER DELIGHT

sponsored by Extech

• De Vere Wotton House

• Driver Hire Gatwick

• The Company Hairdressing

 

THE AWARD FOR THE PLACE TO MEET

sponsored by Vines BMW & MINI

• Amex Stadium (Sodexo Prestige)

• East Sussex National Resort

• Hilton London Gatwick Airport

 

EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR

sponsored by Search Consultancy

• B&CE The People’s Pension

• DMH Stallard LLP

• Hilton London Gatwick Airport

 

THE AWARD FOR INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY

sponsored by Rawlison Butler LLP

• Avtura Limited

• Frontier Pitts Ltd

• MAS Group Ltd

 

THE AWARD FOR DEVELOPING PEOPLE FOR BUSINESS SUCCESS

sponsored by Central Sussex College

• B&CE The People’s Pension

• RBW Consulting LLP

• Red River Software

 

THE AWARD FOR SUPPLY CHAIN EXCELLENCE

sponsored by the University of Brighton

• Acro Aircraft Seating

• Energy & Carbon Management

• WS Planning & Architecture

 

MANUFACTURING BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

sponsored by asblaw

• Acro Aircraft Seating

• Builders Beams Ltd

• Cova Security Gates Ltd

 

NEW BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

sponsored by FSB West Sussex

• 3F EV Limited

• Cheeky Boy Sauces

• ViiSana Limited

 

BUSINESS PERSON OF THE YEAR

sponsored by KPMG

• Chris Brady - Acro Aircraft Seating

• Chris Meeking - Avtura Limited

• Gary Worby - E&CM

 

BUSINESS OF THE YEAR

sponsored by NatWest

• Basepoint Centres Ltd

• Groundsure Ltd

• MHA Carpenter Box

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