A Morecambe-based company has been shortlisted in the upcoming North West Society of Chartered Accountants (NWSCA) accountancy and business awards, which are now in their tenth year.
The awards, which take place on November 28 at the Hilton Hotel in Blackpool, recognise the region’s best businesses and professionals across a range of industries.
The shortlist is made up of 19 businesses from across Lancashire and South Lakeland. Morecambe-based ShP Ltd, which is a specialist in the secure disposal of sensitive data, has been nominated for RBS Business of the Year.
Following a judging panel comprising the competition’s organisers and sponsors, nominees have been revealed across seven categories.
The nominees are:
ACCOUNTANCY FIRM OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by Taylor Patterson
·Cassons Chartered Accountants
·Moore & Smalley
ACCOUNTANCY RISING STAR – Sponsored by AFR Consulting
·Arif Ahmad (Euro Garages Limited)
·Claire Furnival (PM+M)
·Chris Lamont (Lamont Pridmore)
·Julie Livesey (JD Sports Fashion plc)
CORPORATE FINANCE TEAM – Sponsored by Enterprise Ventures
·Pierce Corporate Finance Limited
FINANCE DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by Xero
·Helena Lavin (Trinity Hospice)
·Graham Fitton (VEKA plc)
INTERMEDIARY OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by The Write Angle
·Cumbria Payroll Services
·Marsden Rawsthorn Solicitors Ltd
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS OF THE YEAR – Sponsored by Napthens Solicitors
RBS BUSINESS OF THE YEAR - Sponsored by RBS
·Laila’s Fine Foods Ltd
·Nutrition Group plc
The winners will be announced at a glittering awards ceremony and black-tie dinner, hosted by journalist and broadcaster Tony Livesey, where they will receive recognition from industry professionals across the region and also be permitted to display the awards’ logo on marketing materials.
Mark Schofield, president of the NWSCA, said: “I would like to congratulate these nominees on making it through to the final stage.
“It will be an honour to present the winners with awards later this month.”
To book tickets or tables for the awards evening, please contact Clare Parisi on 01925 594 281 or email Clare.Parisi@icaew.com.