Business Awards - Winner's Announced!

Business Awards - Winner's Announced!

Helensville firm Physio Flex was named the Supreme Winner of the inaugural North West Business Awards on Tuesday, 2nd May.

From 155 initial nominations, 46 finalists across eight categories and more than 7,000 public votes, Helensville firm Physio Flex was named the Supreme Winner of the inaugural North West Business Awards on Tuesday, 2nd May. More than 150 local business operators and their staff, friends and family enjoyed at a gala dinner held at The Riverhead with Wallace Chapman as MC. The winners for each of the eight categories were announced, including the People’s Choice award which went to Mountain Bike Park in Woodhill Forrest.

In his welcoming comments, North West District Business Association chairman Tony Forlong said the awards were a chance to celebrate the diversity of business in the North West area and recognise some exceptional businesses. The awards were also sponsored by Thomas Consultants and The Riverhead

Finalists were judged on a range of factors including a mystery shop, public voting and a submission of their choice prepared by each business. It was here that the North West creativity shone with submissions including videos, a fish and chip meal made out of chocolate and a business story told entirely on the lids of multiple boxes.

The winners were:

Retail: Stihl Shop Kumeu (Winner), The Paua Room (Highly Commended)

Business & Professional Services: Gumboots Childcare (Winner), E-Pack Kumeu (Highly Commended)

Hospitality - Licensed: Hallertau Brewbar & Restaurant (Winner), The Riverhead (Highly Commended)

Hospitality – Unlicensed: Shark & Tatties (Winner), Kaipara Fresh Fish Takeaways & Catering (Highly Commended)

Health & Beauty: Physio Flex (Winner), Christine’s Health Spa and Beauty (Highly Commended)

Rural Services: Country Meat Processors (Winner), Dr Bob’s Veterinary Clinic (Highly Commended)

Recreation: Kaipara Coast Sculpture Gardens (Winner), Woodhill Mountain Bike Park (Highly Commended)

Manufacturing & Trade: Helensville Mowers (Winner), Mitre 10 Helensville (Highly Commended)

People’s Choice Award: Woodhill Mountain Bike Park

Supreme Winner: Physio Flex

 

View all the pictures from the Awards Dinner, here.

For more information please contact North West District Business Association Manager Gary Holmes on 0274 966283.