Halifax Courier Business Awards 2014 finalists revealed

Halifax Courier Business Awards 2013, at The Venue, Barkisland.'All award winners.
Halifax Courier Business Awards 2013, at The Venue, Barkisland.'All award winners.

The shortlist for this year’s Halifax Courier Business Awards 2014 has been released.

There are 10 categories in total, ranging from recognising small companies to environmentally-friendly firms.

The judges managed to whittle down the nominations to find businesses or individuals who have shown flexibility, imagination and determination to make their business succeed.

Now in its eighth year, the event has grown from strength to strength and is supported by Calderdale’s diverse range of companies. Launched in 2007 the awards are now a firm fixture in the calendar.

The awards take place at the Venue, Barkisland on November 27. Tickets cost £55 + VAT per person.

For more information email natalie.mitchell@jpress.co.uk or call 01422 260201.

The Shortlist.

Business of the year:

Orchard Energy

John Winter &Co

Transline Group

Business Person of the Year

Claire O’Connor - Baby Ballet

Lee Kenny - Snowflake Media

Jonathan Whitworth

Employer of the Year

MSL Property Services Ltd

Orchard Energy Ltd

Direct Card Solutions


Lee Kenny - Snowflake Media

Kate Hardcastle - Insight with Passion

Green Business

Sonoco Recycling

Orchard Environmental Services Ltd

Suma Wholefoods

Green Champion

Anthony Rae

Adam Luqmani - Interface

Innovator of the Year

Collett & Sons Ltd

Mike Wilshaw (Radius Creative)/ Matt Howarth (Puppetman Productions)

Rokt Climbing Gym



Polyframe Ltd

New Business

HS Group


Direct Card Solutions

Small to Medium sized business

MAG Equipment Ltd

Circuit Electrical Testing Ltd

Saks Beauty