Finalists For Excellence In Business Awards Are Unveiled

The Yorkshire Post has revealed the finalists for the Excellence in Business Awards.

Judges from the Bank of England, Bradford University School of Management, DLA Piper, PwC, Yorkshire Bank and the Yorkshire Post finalised the long list of entries at a summit and produced the following shortlist.

Young Entrepreneur, sponsored by O2: • Tom Greveson • Jacob Hill • Richie Womersley

SME Manufacturer: • Ilkley Brewery • Perry Uniforms • Wellhouse Leisure

Exporter, sponsored by thebigworldGroup: • Elmwood • Huthwaite International • Wold Top Brewery

Community, sponsored by QBE Insurance: • Gordons • Refurnish • Team Activ

Innovation, sponsored by Drax plc: • EnviroVent • LNT Solutions

Outstanding Employer, sponsored by Bradford University School of Management: • Cimlogic • Plusnet • TPP

Young Business, sponsored by Goldman Sachs: • Bluesmith • Maru Market • Techsearch

Companies with a turnover up to £10m, sponsored by Yorkshire Bank: • CommsProvider • Evenort • STRI

Companies with a turnover between £10m-£50m, sponsored by PwC: • Dale Power Solutions • Inspirepac • PTSG

Companies with a turnover above £50m, sponsored by DLA Piper: • Clugston Group • Transline Group • Zenith

The winners will be announced at a glittering ceremony at The Queens Hotel in Leeds on the evening of October 31.