Along with 2 other Skipton businesses – Norvap Ltd and Alan Northrop Label Printers Ltd – Hartleys Bedrooms is in the running to win the accolade in the inaugural year of the awards which aim to showcase businesses in Skipton and the BD23 postcode area. And after much deliberation, the judges selected a shortlist of finalists for each of the entered categories.
Tyro Training’s Matt Cornish, Head Judge on the panel said, ”The judges were incredibly impressed by the sheer number of entrants. The quality was consistently high and it was a genuine challenge to pick a winner from each category. It’s a fantastic start for the Skipton Business Awards and great to see so many companies taking part. It’s clear the Skipton area is blessed with a thriving business community.”
The finalists were assessed by the judging panel consisting of independent business experts and winners of each category, including overall Skipton Business of the Year, will be revealed at a ceremony to take place at the Rendezvous Hotel on Thursday 23rd March at 7pm.
Spearheaded by the Skipton Chamber of Trade and Commerce, the awards are backed by Skipton BID and local sponsors.
So roll on 23rd March; looking forward to donning my glad rags! Fingers crossed and hope to see some of you there. More info at www.skiptonbusinessawards.co.uk