Business Excellence Award


Business Excellence Award   This award is about customer focus, innovation and business development, not just about size or sales. Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: Management Procedures Customer Needs Growth Product Development Innovation   Click here to see the nominees


Best Start Up Business Award


Best Start Up Business Award   Open to businesses who have come into existence in the past 3 years and there’s an added bonus of £2,000 worth of SWC Innotech Centre consultancy for the winner. Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: • Objectives • Business growth • Competitive edge • Future prospects   […]


Growth Through Export Award


Growth Through Export Award This award offers applicants the opportunity to receive recognition for the growth in their business through export during the last two years. Judges will consider growth in export sales to countries outside Northern Ireland (more credence will be attached to export sales to countries outside GB). Applicants will be assessed on […]


Business Person of the year


Business Person of the Year Award Winner   Driving the family business on the road of success WHILE there can only be one overall Business Person of the Year, this year’s recipient has stressed his accolade is in recognition of his entire family’s efforts. Darren Connolly, one of the directors of Liam Connolly Road Freight, […]


Excellence in Marketing Award


This award explores the creative world of marketing and the recipient will have demonstrated flair, inventiveness and improvisation through the usual marketing techniques and online tools. Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: • Growth • Marketing tools • Digital/social media • Measurement Please note: Closing date for completed entries has been extended to […]


Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award


Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award   This award is for businessmen or women (under 35 years of age) who have demonstrated a visionary business leadership role. Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: Background Success Risk Taking Vision Future plans   Click here to see the nominees


Best Tourism Initiative Award


Best Tourism Initiative Award This award honours the best tourism initiative in Fermanagh which launched within the last 5 years. The initiative will have demonstrated tourism growth, partnership, enhancement of cultural heritage, creativity and innovation. Extra weight will be given to those initiatives that demonstrate the potential to develop and grow in the near future and to those that compliment […]


Excellence in Customer Service Award


Excellence in Customer Service Award   The judges are looking for customer focused businesses, committed to the highest levels of service to each and every customer. Applicants will be assessed on the following criteria: First impressions Customer care Expectations  Training Measurement Feedback   Click here to see the nominees


Business Awards launched


The Fermanagh Herald is delighted to announce the new principal sponsor of the Business Awards as local business man Declan Devlin, owner of 02, Belmore Street and Pizza Hut Home Delivery. In a move described as ‘forward thinking’ by Herald editor, Maurice Kennedy, the principal sponsorship deal sends out a clear message that entrepreneurial thinking […]