The Courier Business Awards 2018


29th October 2018

Businesses from across Tayside & Fife are celebrating after being named winners in the sixth annual Courier Business awards, held in associated with Henderson Loggie Chartered Accountants. 

At a glittering awards evening at the Apex Hotel in Dundee, over 700 people celebrated with the 23 award winners at what was a truly amazing celebration of local business & talented people. The event was hosted by Rachel Riley of Countdown fame, and the ever-funny Fred MacAuley.

We would like to congratulate the following members of the Chamber who won an award on Saturday night: ATL Turbine Services, Balhousie Care Group, Castle Water, James F Stephen Architects, NCR, SP Technology, The Circle and Volpa.

Castle Water of Blairgowrie took home not only the coveted Business of the Year prize, but their CEO John Reynolds picked up the top Entrepreneur award too!

The ceremony also saw Mike Galloway, the former Executive Director of City Development at Dundee City Council, recognised.

Our congratulations also have to go to the fantastic team from DC Thomson who put together such a spectaular event!

Visit The Courier's website to see the images from the night here.

The full list of winners:

  • Apprentice: Ryan Fair, Fife Council Building Services Unit
  • Design & Innovation: ACE Aquatec
  • Digital: Bella & Duke
  • Enterprise in Education: Pocket Sized Hands
  • Entrepreneur: John Reynolds, Castle Water
  • Export: ATL Turbine Services
  • Family (Angus): James F. Stephen Architects
  • Family (Dundee): Gillies
  • Family (Fife): Allson Wholesale
  • Family (Perthshire): Perthshire Caravans
  • Family (Overall): Gillies
  • Games: ChilliConnect
  • Growth: Castle Water
  • Manufacturing: SP Technology
  • Retail: Perthshire Caravans
  • Science & Technology: NCR
  • Service: Balhousie Care Group
  • Small: Volpa
  • Social Impact: Circle Scotland CIC
  • Tourism & Hospitality: The Black Watch Castle and Museum
  • Young: The Butcher The Baker
  • Business of the Year: Castle Water
  • Outstanding Contribution: Mike Galloway
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