The Harrogate Advertiser Excellence in Business Awards, now in its 17th year, aim to identify and celebrate the best of local business within the community.
We take a look at the 14 well-deserved winners on the night...
Lifetime Achievement Award sponsored by Nicholls Tyreman: Fiona Movley of Harrogate International Festivals
Overall Business of the Year sponsored by Ignition: Picture News
Employer of the Year sponsored by LCF Law: Smalley Marsey Rispin Architects
Business Community Hero: Sue Kramer of Crown Jewellers
Entrepreneur of the Year: Ben Poole of The Travel Journal
Apprentice/Trainee of the Year sponsored by VQ Solutions: Owen Baxter of The Harrogate Bus Company
Best Large Company sponsored by Berwins Solicitors: The Harrogate Bus Company
Best SME Company sponsored by Impression Recruitment: Picture News
Best Independent Business sponsored by Ison Harrison Solicitors: Cause UK
Sustainable Business Award sponsored by Ignition: EnviroVent
Tourism Award sponsored by Rudding Park: Destination Harrogate
Technology Development Award: Inhealthcare
Best Rural Business sponsored by The HRH Group: Dale Stores
Best Leisure, Retail or Hospitality Business sponsored by Destination Harrogate: The HRH Group