2018 Shortlist

The Creative and Digital Award

Sponsored by

Bigtank Video Productions Ltd

eBusiness UK Ltd

Flood Studio Ltd

Infused Media Ltd

 

The Professional Services Award

Curtis Law Solicitors LLP

Intelligent Payroll Limited

Napthens LLP

Watson Ramsbottom Ltd

 

The Health Wellbeing and Social Care Award

Sponsored by

Blackburn Rovers Community Trust

Cryo Express Limited

Unit 2 Fitness for Women

 

The Buzz Award

Sponsored by

Action Factory Community Arts

Blackburn Festival of Light CIC

Blackburn Rovers Football Club

Festival of Making CIC

 

The Manufacturing, Innovation and Technology Excellence Award

Sponsored by

Darwen Terracotta

eBusiness UK Ltd

Flavour Warehouse (Vampire Vape)

Rotalube

The Making Rooms

 

The Family Business Award

Bryan Lee Building Contractors LTD

eBusiness UK Ltd

Essential Employment Limited

Pulford Farm Dairies

 

The Commitment to Blackburn and Darwen Award

Blackburn Rovers Community Trust

Bootstrap Enterprises

Secret Santa Ltd

Unit 2 Fitness for Women

 

The Investing in Future Skills Award

Abbey Telecom

Bryan Lee Building Contractors LTD

Granby Marketing Services Limited

Lancashire Deaf Service

 

The Growth Business Award

Sponsored by

Curtis Law Solicitors LLP

Flavour Warehouse (Vampire Vape)

Gemini Commercial Cleaning

Watson Ramsbottom Ltd

 

The New Business Award (less than 3 years old)

Cryo Express Limited

Infused Media Ltd

Rugbytots Blackburn with Darwen

S&H Group

 

The Hive Business School Award

Darwen Aldridge Community Academy

East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Empine Group Ltd

Primary Engineer

 

The HIVE Rising Star Award (under 30 years old)

Elizabeth Bridges - Taylors Solicitors LLP

Philip Johnson - Pierce Ca Ltd

Thomas Macpherson-Pope - The Making Rooms

Melanie Thomas - Blackburn Youth Zone

 

The HIVE Employee of the Year

Daniel Brearley - Bryan Lee Building Contractors LTD

Laura Diffey - The Mall Blackburn

Aaron Gorton - Vampire Vape

 

HIVE Small Business of the Year (1-50 full time employees)

Abbey Telecom

Blutex Office Express Ltd

Gemini Commercial Cleaning

Lancashire Confidential Shredding

Primary Engineer

S&H Group

Stones Young

Unit 2 Fitness for Women

 

HIVE Large Business of the Year (51+ full time employees)

Sponsored by

Curtis Law Solicitors LLP

Flavour Warehouse (Vampire Vape)

Granby Marketing Services Limited

Watson Ramsbottom Ltd

 

The Arte Et Labore Award

This award recognises a long-term commitment by an individual to making Blackburn and Darwen a more prosperous borough and a better place to live, learn, work, visit and invest. This award will be announced on the night.

 

The Hive Chairman’s Award

The recipient of this award will be selected by the chairman of Hive and announced on the night.

5 JULY
2018 Awards Ceremony
2019 AWARDS
To be Announced