The 2017 Finalists have been announced!

The shortlisting process has concluded and we are delighted to announce the finalists in the ten categories of the eighth annual Midlands Family Business Awards.

Family Business of the Year - Sponsored by Bonningtons


NK Motors Ltd


Rilmac Group

RW Stokes & Sons

S&J European Haulage

Best Small Family Business - Sponsored by John Pye Auctions

Airband Community Internet

Obam Stairlifts

Premier Care

Quadzilla Quads 

River Canal Rescue

Rydale Roofing Ltd

Best Use of Digital - Sponsored by Distinction


Dupree Creative

Ideal Manufacturing


The Workplace Depot

Director of the Year - Sponsored by Midland Conference Services

A1 Flue Systems – TJ Duncan-Moir

Corporate Solutions Logistics – Des Ponsonby

G. Wathall & Son –Helen Wathall

Magenta (UK) Ltd – Steve Lloyd

NK Motors – Sanj Kumar

Truelove Property & Construction – Barrie Truelove

Employer of the Year - Sponsored by Royal London

Absolute Works

Ballards Removals


Morley Hayes


River Canal Rescue

Entrepreneur of the Year - Sponsored by Morningside Pharmaceuticals

Airband Community Internet – Redmond Peel

Mtag Composites – Nick Maltby

Neo Elegance – Farrah Allarakha

The Workplace Depot – Steve Miller

Ramsden International – Sean Ramsden

Fastest Growing Family Business - Sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers

Airband Community Internet

Corporate Solutions Logistics 

NK Motors

Oakwood Training Group

Open Study College

Rilmac Scaffolding

International Trade - Sponsored by Barclays

Bambino Mio

Crofts & Assinder

Plum Products

Ramsden International

The Wilkins Group 

Ward Recycling

Manufacturing Excellence -Sponsored by The Wilson Organisation

A1 Flue Systems

Allen Signs

GemPort Jewellery

Ideal Manufacturing 

Mtag Composites 

Warrior Doors

Service Excellence - Sponsored by Shakespeare Martineau LLP

Advance Performance UK

Ballards Removals

Firstaid4sport Ltd


River Canal Rescue

Systematic Print Management

Our 2023 Winners

The results are in...