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26th January 2019


Wish us luck as we're nominated for Family Business of the Year at the Swansea Bay Business Awards 2019 this February.

Find out more here: https://www.walesonline.co.uk/business/business-news/finalists-revealed-showcasing-very-best-15686481

Swansea Bay Business Awards Wales Online Metro Rod Swansea Finalists 2019 Family Blocked Drains Drainage Experts 1

The Swansea Bay Business Awards will be held of February 22, 2019.

Finalists revealed showcasing the very best in business across the Swansea Bay City Region
The best in business and entrepreneurship across the Swansea Bay City Region can be revealed. Finalists across 14 categories in the Swansea Bay Business Awards have been confirmed.

The winners will be revealed at a black tie awards dinner at Swansea's Brangwyn Hall on February 22. The awards attracted strong entries from businesses and  entrepreneurs across the region, covering the local authorities of Swansea, Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Neath Port Talbot.

The main sponsor for the annual awards are accountancy firm Bevan Buckland. A special Lifetime Achievement Award will also made on the evening to an individual demonstrating an outstanding contribution to business and the region's wider economy.

The judging panel consisted of:

Alison Vickers from overall sponsor of the awards Bevan and Buckland. Jem Skelding from Naissance, last year's overall Business of the Year. West Wales Woman of the Year 2018 winner  Karen Hewitt from Character.com. Lisa Cameron, commercial managing director of Media Wales. Sion Barry, business editor of Media Wales.

Ms Vickers  said: "We are delighted to be the main sponsors of these awards. The quality of the businesses  were extremely high and it is really good to see a number of our clients on the shortlist. It should be an exciting awards evening and a chance to celebrate successful businesses in our region."


The categories:

Young business person of the year

Carys Owens, Lens 360

Scott James, Coaltown Coffee

Tino Dzaro, Tino's

Apprenticeship development 

Cyfle Cymru

John Weaver Contractors Ltd

Swansea Council Building Services

WRW Construction

Best business start up


Retreat Canine Hydrotherapy & Wellness Centre

Social enterprise

Cyfle Cymru

Whitehead-Ross Education & Consulting Ltd

Tourism & hospitality

Limitless Inflata Park

The National Showcaves Centre for Wales

Family business
Hugh Phillips Gower Butcher

Metro Rod Swansea

Tomos Watkin Brewery

Manufacturing business
Ickle Bubba

Teddington Engineered Solutions

Recycle Direct

International Trade business

Teddington Engineered Solutions

Power & Water

Recycle Direct

Vortex IoT

Green business
Power & Water

Sevenoaks Modular Ltd

Call of the Wild

Refining Dining Co


Business of the year 0-25 employees 
Power & Water

SA1 Solutions

Whitehead-Ross Education & Consulting Ltd

Business of the year 26-149 employees 

FMP Motor Factors

Skelton Thomas

Hale Construction

Business of the year 150+ employees 


Dyfed Steel

M&D Care


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