THE MANAGING director of Jarlands swept the board at Peacehaven and District Chamber of Commerce Business Awards.
Mark Derrick was named Business Person of the Year and his company Jarlands won the Business of the Year award.
The results were announced this week, following a ceremony at Telscombe Civic Centre.
Mark said: “I’m surprised and extremely delighted. I really didn’t expect to win.”
The chamber’s chairman Gary Maskell said: “Mark thoroughly deserves the recognition these prestigious awards bring to him and his business and they are a fitting reward for all the hard work and dedication he has put into building up his business.”
Awards of Merit in Business Person of the Year, Helen Macaulay and Chris Chandler; Business of the Year, Sussex Will Writing Company and Leads Direct and the chairman’s prize, Chris Bray of Leads Direct.