Finalists announced for East Renfrewshire Business Awards 2019

Staff from Creature Comforts who took home the Best Large Business award last year.
Staff from Creature Comforts who took home the Best Large Business award last year.

The shortlist for the East Renfrewshire Business Awards 2019 has been unveiled, with 27 companies making the cut across eight categories.

The nominees showcase the best of business in East Renfrewshire, reflecting the breadth and depth of business successes in the region.

Laura Molloy, East Renfrewshire Chamber of Commerce President, said: “Thank you to all of you who entered Chamber’s awards in 2019. We appreciate that it takes time and effort to prepare a submission.

“Judging by the quality of entries this year, each of you have put a great deal of thought into each one.

“The judges were extremely impressed by the professionalism and quality of businesses operating in East Renfrewshire.

“They have deliberated long and hard to shortlist, then select the winning entries, and have had to make some very tough and highly contended decisions.

“May we also thank the sponsors for their input, as without them the awards would not be possible.”

Winners will be announced at the awards dinner which will be held at The Dalmeny Park Hotel, Barrhead on Thursday, June 6 and it promises to be a night not to be missed.

Comedian Elaine C Smith has been confirmed to host the event and tickets are now on sale. Email awards@entourageuk.com to book your table/tickets or book online at www.eastrenchamber.org.uk/events/

The 2019 finalists are :

Best Home Based Business Award – sponsored by East Renfrewshire Council:

• Articulate (Scotland) Limited

• Sword Finance and Investments

• The Other One

Developing East Renfrewshire’s Young Workforce Award – sponsored by George Leslie Limited:

• BAM Construction Ltd

• Greenhouse CIC

• The Avenue Shopping Centre

Family Business Award – sponsored by PBA, now part of Stantec:

• Aldomak Ltd

• Creature Comforts

• I-Kick Martial Arts Ltd

Excellence in Customer Service Award - sponsored by The Avenue Shopping Centre:

• Home Instead Senior Care

• Speedy Freight (Glasgow)

• The Busby Hotel

• Uplawmoor Hotel

Most Promising New Business Award - sponsored by Business Gateway East Renfrewshire:

• C Q Services Ltd

• MCC Accountants

• Pure Lubrication Limited

• Shanta Residential

Community Impact Award - sponsored by CALA Homes West:

• All About Barrhead Ltd

• Greenhouse CIC

• Voluntary Action East Renfrewshire SCIO

Best New Product or Service Award – Sponsored by Procast:

• Kidnetick

• Pure Lubrication Limited

• The Other One

East Renfrewshire’s Best Business - sponsored by Taylor Wimpey West Scotland:

• Blue Bird Care

• C Q Services Ltd

• George Leslie Ltd

• The Busby Hotel