Best Small Family Business

The Best Small Family Business award is for family businesses with a turnover not in excess of £5m and a business plan designed to ensure continued growth and sustainability. This is our most popular category.

What the judges are looking for

  • How the family values and the family members have guided the development of the business
  • The Board and ownership structure of your business and how decisions are made
  • How you balance the interests of the family with the interests of the business
  • Information on the key qualities that make the business a candidate for the Best Small Family Business award. For example: product and service development, financial growth and success, family representation, people development, innovation, overcoming adversity or your commitment to the community
  • Your future plans for the business, including how current and future generations will be involved

2019 Results

Winner: The Wool Packaging Company

Highly Commended: Hunts Coaches & Petwood Hotel

Finalists: Howells Patent Glazing, Payara Services & Systematic

The waiting is finally over...

The 2019 Winners & Highly Commended have been announced!