VIDEO: Chad Business Awards 2012

THE best of Mansfield and Ashfield was showcased on Thursday evening at the annual Chad Business Awards.

Fifteen awards were handed out at the prestigious event, now in its fourth year, at the John Fretwell Sporting Complex at Sookholme.

The awards were presented by Mark Dennison, of BBC Radio Nottingham.

The overall Business of the Year award (sponsored by the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire Chamber of Commerce) went to Motorhome Depot.

Awards went to:

Customer Service Award (sponsored by Greene King) - ETS Tyres.

Community Contribution (sponsored by Brunts Academy) - PALS.

Lifetime Achievement (sponsored by HallFast Industrial Supplies) - Mark Leeson.

Team of the Year (sponsored by St Andrew’s Healthcare) - Gzero.

Business Idea of the Year - Motorhome Depot.

Entrepreneur of the Year (sponsored by Mansfield Building Society) - Stavros Alambritis.

Retailer of the Year (sponsored by Purpose Media) - Laminate Master.

Young Businessperson of the Year (sponsored by Vision West Notts College) - Natalie Wood and Adam Reek.

Business Personality of the Year - Malcolm Hall.

New Business of the Year (sponsored by Eden Tyre Sales) - Morph Remap.

Apprentice of the Year (sponsored by Vision Apprentcies) - Jamie Bourn, Purpose Media.

Most Innovative Property (sponsored by The Chad) - Simon Thackeray Dental Care.

Disability Inclusion (sponsored by Portland College) - Direct Services.

Environment Award (sponsored by Westville Insulations) - Untapped Resource.

Don’t miss next week’s Chad, on sale from Wednesday, for a full report.

And remember that all photos from the glittering presentation evening can be bought here at chad.co.uk, follow the link from the homepage.