Winners celebrate at Business Excellence AwardsOct 20, 2010
Catering equipment manufacturer Mechline Developments, whose directors are pictured with Milton Keynes & North Bucks Chamber of Commerce chief executive Rita Spada, received the Business Excellence award after collecting the Innovation through Technology award.
They collected their accolades before more than 600 leading business people at the awards dinner held in Middleton Hall at thecentre:mk.
Leisure venue Xscape also celebrated its tenth anniversary in style, being named Business of the Year. The Entrepreneur of the Year Award went to Jan Spaticchia, of fitness club franchise énergie Group.
Guest speaker Mark Gallagher, head of Cosworth F1, gave the audience an insight into the world of Formula One motor racing.
Rita Spada said: “The awards this year demonstrate the exceptional innovation, creativity and diversification within our business community.”
ROLL OF HONOUR
Business Excellence Award Sponsor: DHL
Business of the Year Sponsor: NHBC
Xscape Milton Keynes
Entrepreneur of the Year Sponsor: Smart Moves Recruitment
Jan Spaticchia, énergie Group
Logistics Sponsor: D & P Recruitment Specialists
WH Barley (Transport & Storage)
Operational Excellence Sponsor: Ramada Encore
Places for People
Energy & Environmental Sponsor: Coca Cola Enterprises
Midsummer Place Shopping Centre
Achievement in International Trade Sponsor: WTC Holdings
Beardow & Adams (Adhesives)
Innovation through Technology Sponsor: The Open University
Excellence in Customer Care Sponsor: Abbot Fire Group
Mirus IT Solutions
Business Supporting the Local Community Sponsor: Milton Keynes Shopping Centre Association
Excellence in People Development Sponsor: Mirus IT Solutions
Most Promising New Business Sponsor: Beardow Adams
Dunsar Media Company
Commitment to Social Responsibility Sponsor: Cerebral Palsy Sport
The Reuse Centre