Best of 1066 business awarded on sparkling evening of success

MORE than 200 people attended the 1066 Business Awards 2012 awards evening last Thursday.

The host at Bannatyne’s Spa Hotel in Hastings was Meridian presenter Fred Dinenage and master of ceremonies was actor Jonathan Linsley.

The event honoured the cream of local business across a wide variety of sectors.

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Entertainment was supplied by the students of the Mad Fish Singing Studio who received standing ovations for their performances.

The headline sponsor was HSBC and category sponsors were Identity Signage and Printing, Hastings Chamber of Commerce, Let’s Do Business Group, Sussex Coast College, Southern Water, FSB Federation of Small Businesses, Hastings Borough Council, 1066 Country, Trattoria Italiana, Priory Meadow, Showman Audio Visual Ltd and Bannatyne’s Spa Hotel.

Tony Shrimpling, HSBC area commercial director, said: “We have been the headline sponsors of the 1066 Business Awards for the past eight years and this year we are pleased to say that the standard of the companies who received awards were extremely high and well deserved, really showcasing some of the best companies to be found in 1066 Country.

“The event was again a huge success’

For more information about becoming a sponsor or on how to enter the 2013 Awards please contact Faiza Shafeek on 01323 414493 or email: [email protected]