Selby District Business Awards 2020

This year we were due to host our first ever Selby District Business Awards. This should have taken place in March however, due to Covid-19 we’ve been unable to officially host our event.

The Selby District Business Awards is an opportunity to recognised and celebrate the great businesses in the Selby district.

To ensure businesses didn’t miss out we’ve delivered all business awards to the winners and runners-up.

Award Categories and Results:

Small Business of the Year Award:

Awarded to small businesses which has shown its successful vision and development. Great approach to staff development and customer service as well as great leadership to drive the business forward.  

Winner: 

  • ARC Workwear and PPE Limited from Sherburn in Elmet

Runners-up:

  • Jolly Sailor Brewery Ltd from Selby 
  • Primary Influence UK Ltd from Sherburn in Elmet

New business of the Year award:

Awarded to new businesses which has shown in-depth research in their market area, business development and a vision for future growth.

Winner: 

  • Stage Door Performing Arts from Sherburn in Elmet

Runners-up: 

  • CFA Tax Limited from Selby

  • Fields Garden Centre Ltd from Sherburn in Elmet

Retail/Tourism/Leisure Business of the Year:

Awarded to the businesses which has shown their ability to attract people, provide a range of products and excite customers.

Winner:

  • Drovers Arms from Skipwith 

Runner-up:

  • Compass Martial Arts from Sherburn in Elmet

Exporter of the year award:

Awarded to the businesses which showcased their ability to spot opportunities in new markets, have used exporting to develop and grow their business and shown potential for further global reach.

Winner: 

  • Semperfli Fly Tying Materials Ltd from Selby  

Runner-up: 

  • Seven Video Productions from Church Fenton

Growth Business of the Year award:

Awarded to the businesses which are continuing to strategic grow and develop. Have used their understanding of their business market and leadership to drive the business forward.

Winner: 

  • Semperfli Fly Tying Materials Ltd from Selby  

Runner-up: 

  • Sherburn Community Gymnastics Cub Ltd from Sherburn in Elmet 

Corporate, Environmental, Social Responsibility Business of the Year award:

Awarded to the businesses which are encouraging change by developing and delivering ethical business initiatives.

Winner: 

  • Stillingfleet Lodge Garden and Plant Nursery from Stillingfleet 

Runner-up: 

  • Tadcrafters CIC from Tadcaster

Creative and Digital Business of the Year award: 

Awarded to the businesses who’ve used e-commerce or digital innovation for growth, while continuing to protect customers and partners data.

Winner: 

  • Seven Video Productions from Church Fenton

Runner-up:

  • Creative Shed Ltd from Church Fenton

Trades business of the Year award:

Awarded to the businesses which have shown their competitive edge and provide an excellent customer experience.

Winner: 

  • Night Shift Servicing Ltd from Selby

Runner-up: 

  • Devil is in the Detail Ltd from Selby

Sponsors

The business awards wouldn’t have been possible if it wasn’t for our award sponsors. Thank you to all the companies who sponsored our Business Awards.

  • Federation of Small Businesses
  • Ad:venture
  • Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors LLP
  • Department of International Trade
  • Winning Pitch
  • Cranswick Gourmet Bacon
  • Greencore UK
  • The Skills Network