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Winners & Highly Commended – Greater Newry Area Business Awards 2017

1. Best Social Entreprise Award sponsored Newry & Mourne Enterprise Agency

Winner – Southern Area Hospice Services

Highly Commended – Cycle Recycle

2. Best Pub Award sponsored by Q Radio

Winner – The Bridge Bar

Highly Commended – The Bank Bar

3. Best Green Business Award sponsored by Canal Court Hotel & Spa

Winner – Deli Lites

Highly Commended – Cunningham Butchers & Food Hall

4. Best Tourism Business Award sponsored by Ryco Marketing

Winner – Leitrim Hill Bed & Breakfast

Highly Commended – The Fun House

5. Best Use of Social Media Award sponsored by Newry Junior Chamber

Winner – McCooeys Newry

Highly Commended – Zen Orthodontics

6. Best Customer Service Award (Multiple Retailers) sponsored by The Quays Shopping & Leisure

Winner – LUSH 

Highly Commended – The Perfume Shop/Specsavers Newry

7. Best Marketing Initiative Award sponsored by The Newry Democrat

Winner – Buttercrane Shopping Centre

Highly Commended – The Fun House

8. Best Innovative Business Award sponsored by First Derivatives

Winner – BlueZone Technologies

Highly Commended – PKF-FPM Accountants

9. Best Export Business Award sponsored by Norbrook Laboratories

Winner – Re-Gen Waste 

Highly Commended – CGDM Construction/Kukoon Rugs

10. Best Young Entrepreneur Award sponsored by O’Hare & McGovern

Joint Winners – Cathal Grant (CGDM Construction) & James Cunningham (Cunningham Butchers & Food Hall)

Highly Commended – Michael Nugent (Nugelato) 

11. Best New Business Award sponsored Damolly Developments

Winner – BlueZone Technologies

Highly Commended – Finegan & Son

12. Best Customer Service Award (Independent Retailer) sponsored by Newry BID

Winner – Jack Murphy Jewellers 

Highly Commended – Berling/Cherrypic

13. Best Place to Eat Award (Restaurant/Bistro) sponsored by Autoline Insurance Group

Winner – Old Mill Restaurant @ the Canal Court Hotel & Spa

Highly Commended – The Whistledown Hotel

13. Best Place to Eat Award (Cafe/Tea Room) sponsored by Autoline Insurance Group

Winner – The Shelbourne

Highly Commended – Sweet Pea Cafe

14. Best Place to Work Award sponsored by the Irish News 

Winner – PKF-FPM Accountants 

Highly Commended – JMK Solicitors/Autoline Insurance Group

15. Best Small Business Award sponsored by Translink

Winner – Smet Building Products Ltd

Highly Commended – Jack Murphy Jewellers/Younique

16. Best Business Growth sponsored by Southern Regional College

Winner – Around Noon

Highly Commended – CGDM Construction

17. Best Customer Service Award (Service Sector) sponsored by Boots Ireland 

Winner – The Shelbourne 

Highly Commended – Health Matters/PKF-FPM Accountants/Zen Orthodontics

18. Best Family Business Award sponsored by First Trust Bank 

Winner – The McAllister Group

Highly Commended – T. Downey & Son Butchers/Cunningham Butchers & Food Hall

19. Best Use of Technology Award sponsored by BT

Winner – Specsavers Newry

Highly Commended – BlueZone Technologies/Records Doctor

20. The Greater Newry Diaspora Award sponsored by UK Export Finance

Winner – Jim Clerkin

21. Outstanding Contribution to the Geater Newry Area Award sponsored by Buttercrane Shopping Centre

Winner – Jerome Mullen