Highland Business Awards 2016

Location: Drumossie Hotel, Old Perth Road, Inverness

Date: Friday 30th September 2016

Time: 12:00

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Please note the Highland Business Awards Lunch is not available for online booking. To reserve a table or places, please download the booking form.

The 2016 Highland Business Awards, part of the fourth Highland Business Week, will recognise and celebrate the achievements of businesses and individuals throughout the region. 

The range of diverse categories have been specifically designed to give every organisation in the Highlands, Islands and Moray the opportunity to put themselves forward, no matter the size of the business, or the industry that they operate within.

Joining our already established titles is a new category for this year, Developing the Young Workforce.

An overall Highland Business of the Year - selected from the category winners - will also be announced.

Inverness Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce this year's finalists:

Outstanding Performing Small Business - sponsored by Business Gateway
The McInnes Group
Perfect Manors Partnership
WOW Scotland Tours Ltd

Outstanding Performing Business (25+ employees)
Eagle Consulting
Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments
Innes & Mackay Solicitors & Estate Agents

Most Promising New Business - sponsored by Scott-Moncrieff
CH Architecture Ltd
Tailormade Moves Ltd
WooHa Brewing Company

Best Family Business - sponsored by Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie
Glenmoriston Town House Hotel
HighNet Telecoms

Best Social Enterprise - sponsored by Highlands and Islands Enterprise
Highland BlindCraft
Pulteneytown People's Project

Developing the Young Workforce - sponsored by DYW Inverness & Central Highland, DYW North Highland and DYW West Highland
Regional Winners
Daviot Group Ltd (Inverness & Central Highland)

Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd (North Highland)
BSW Timber Ltd (West Highland)

Exporter of the Year
Winner to be announced at the event

Best Low Carbon Business - sponsored by KLM
Glenuig Inn
Highland Farm Cottages

Inverness & Ross-shire Business of the Year
Black Isle Renewables Ltd
Innes & Mackay Solicitors & Estate Agents
The McInnes Group

Caithness & Sutherland Business of the Year - sponsored by BBM Solicitors
Mackays Hotel
Reids of Caithness
Scrabster Harbour Trust

Lochaber Business of the Year - sponsored by Ben Nevis Distillery
Winner to be announced at the event

Cairngorm Business of the Year
Winner to be announced at the event

Business Leader of the Year
Jim Ferguson - The Castle Group
Scott Murray - Cru Holdings Ltd

The Award winners will be announced at the Highland Business Awards Lunch which is being held at the Drumossie Hotel, Inverness on Friday 30 September at 12.00 noon for 12.15pm to 4.00pm. Tickets are on sale for the event, priced at £60.00 + VAT per person, and may be booked individually or for tables of 10. Price includes welcome drink and three course lunch with tea/coffee.

To attend the event download the ticket reservation form here.

A range of attractive sponsorship opportunities are also available for organisations interested in raising their profile through the Highland Business Awards - click here for details

Executive Partners

Platinum Partners

International Trade Partner

Gold Partners