Previous Winners

2015 winners:

Business Person of the Year, sponsored by 02 Enniskillen – Terry McCartney of the Belmore Court and Motel

A jubilant Terry McCartney

A jubilant Terry McCartney

Social Enterprise of the Year Award, sponsored by The Fermanagh Trust: Winner – Little Treasure Playgroup. Highly commended: Kindertee Community Playgroup, Cancer Connect NI and Adult ADHD NI;

Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, sponsored by GDP Partnership:  Winner – Nadine Carroll of Colebrooke Spa. Highly commended: Samuel Hughes of Samuel Michael Hair Salon and Stephen Watters of Watters Property Sales and Financial Services;

Excellence in Business Practice Award, sponsored by Fermanagh and Omagh District Council: Winner – Westwood Marine Leisure. Highly commended: Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel, Axa Insurance Ltd and Western Brand Poultry Products;

Hair Salon of the Year Award, sponsored by Pizza Hut Delivery: Winner – Identity Hair Company. Highly commended: Erne Cutz Salon, Hairsquare, Eden Hair & Beauty & Samuel Michael Hair Salon;

Best Tourist Facility Award, sponsored by Fermanagh Lakeland Tourism: Winner – Share Discovery Village. Highly Commended: Fermanagh Self Catering, Finn Lough and Belmore Court & Motel;

Agri Food Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Cavanagh Kelly Chartered Accountants: Winner – Tickety Moo Ice Cream. Highly Commended: Seriously Juicy & Baked in Belfast;

Lifetime Achievement for Business Commitment Award, sponsored by 02 Enniskillen and the Fermanagh Herald – Jimmy Armitage of Monaghan Bros;

Excellence in Customer Service Award, sponsored by First Trust Bank: Winner – The Killyhevlin Lakeside Hotel. Highly commended: Belleek Motor Supplies, Fermanagh Self Catering, Share Discovery Village, Axa Insurance Ltd & Colebrooke Spa;

Best Start Up Business Award, sponsored by South West College Innotech Centre: Winner – Enniskillen PhotoShop. Highly commended: Active Office Support, Finn Lough, Taco Loco & Seriously Juicy.

2014 winners:

2014 Business Person of the Year, Ernest Kidney, Managing Director of Balcas, collects the award from Declan Devlin (left), O2 Enniskillen and Maurice Kennedy, Editor, Fermanagh Herald.

2014 Business Person of the Year, Ernest Kidney,
Managing Director of Balcas, collects the award from
Declan Devlin (left), O2 Enniskillen and
Maurice Kennedy, Editor, Fermanagh Herald.

Business Person of the Year: Ernest Kidney of the Balcas Group;

Social Enterprise Award, sponsored by The Fermanagh Trust: Winner – Knockninny Credit Union.

Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award, sponsored by GDP Partnership:  Winner – Patrick Doherty, Ultimate Health & Fitness, Irvinestown.

Excellence in Business Practice Award, sponsored by Fermanagh District Council: Winner – Autoline Insurance Group.

Growth Through Export Award, sponsored by Invest Northern Ireland: Winner – GR White & Son.

Best Tourism Initiative Award, sponsored by Fermanagh Lakeland Tourism: Winner – the Happy Days Enniskillen International Beckett Festival.

Agri Food Business of the Year Award, sponsored by Cavanagh Kelly Chartered Accountants: Winner – Western Brand.

Lifetime Achievement for Business Commitment Award, sponsored by Danske Bank – George White of GR White & Son;

Excellence in Customer Service Award, sponsored by First Trust Bank: Winner – The Enniskillen Hotel.

Best Start Up Business Award, sponsored by South West College Innotech Centre: Joint Winners – Hybrid Mail Solutions & O’Neill Communications.

2013 winners…

Business awards

2013 Business Person of the Year,
John Maguire of Belleek Pottery.

Business Person of the Year – John Maguire

Lifetime Achievement for Business Commitment Award – Roy Kells

Growth Through Export Award – Kettyle Irish Foods

Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award – Nicky Cassidy

Social Enterprise Award – Lakeland Community Care

Excellence in Business Practice Award – GR White & Sons

Best Start Up Business Award – Toddle in 2

Best Tourism Service Provider Award – Westville Hotel

Excellence in Customer Service Award – Monaghan Bros

Excellence in Marketing Award – Belmore Court & Motel

2012 winners…

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2012 Business Person of the Year, Maurice Kettyle of Kettyle Irish Foods.

Business Person of the Year – Maurice Kettyle of Kettyle Irish Foods

Growth Through Export Award – Greentown Environmental

Best Start Up Business Award – CD Consulting

Social Enterprise Award – Me Unlimited

Best Tourism Initiative Award – Kilmore Quay Resort

Retailer of the Year Award – Swifts Supervalu

Excellence in Customer Service Award – Lakeland Tyres

Excellence in Business Practice Award – Natures Inspiration