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Ashley Hyde of Baba Ganoush Private Dining serves wine to customers at their home near Ripon

Couple hope new venture will cater to judge's tastes in Press Business Awards

Deborah Goodall

Sisters team up to grow Aer8

The Purenet team

Web developers help push York forward as a digital hub

Managing partners Frank Arndt and James Thornton

A new Paradigm in family law

Ben Ezard and Tara Annison of Ratemyunihouse, winning the Most Robust Plan award at the University of York's Plan Envy event

Students launch house rating venture to create a transparent market for private rented property


Portakabin seeks award success to accompany faster than predicted growth

Director Jonathan Shepherd

Beef farmers hope for a taste of success in New Business of the Year category

Caroline Todd, director of Hot Toddi

Offering a cure to those out in the cold on social media with Hot Toddi venture

2B Leadership and Diversity director Tod O'Brien, front row third left, leading a training course at Rwandan National Police College in Musanze in 2013.

Teaching leadership skills around the world

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Logging in to serve hospitality industry online

Carl Nickson who runs Eboracum Security. Picture David Harrison.

Security firm's passion for supporting other local businesses

The Japanese Gift Shop

Triple-award winner back in the game after relaunching online

A Table Tots sale (29845017)

Couple takes second hand sales to a "new level" with family orientated venture

William Anelay's work on Wentworth Castle Glasshouse, which saw the firm win a Civic Trust Award, the only given to a Yorkshire company this year.

Building on a 270 year heritage for success and growth

Melanie Moss who has launched Amos and Tom's Popcorn

Former jam maker hopes to impress judges with new popcorn venture

Neil Charlwood, managing director of Charlwood Hearing Care

Entries starting to pour in for 25th anniversary awards

Simon Williams, right, receives his Business Personality of the Year award from William Derby, chief executive and clerk of sponsors York Racecourse

Business Awards: Business Personality of the Year

Tom and Gill Mellor, of Wold Top Brewery, receive their Small Business of the Year award from Simon Nellar of sponsors Hethertons LLP Solicitors at The Press Business Awards at York Racecourse

Business Awards 2014: Small Business of the Year

Matthew and Simon Kneafsey, of M&K Butchers, receive the Family Business of the Year award from Jeremy Oliver, of sponsors accountants Garbutt & Elliott

Business Awards 2014: Family Business of the Year

Retail Business of the Year Rafi’s Spicebox is represented by Ian Lea, left, Lee Fernandez, Kevin Fernandez and Hana Makin, who are pictured receiving the award from sponsor Paul Tyler, retail manager at York Designer Outlet

Business Awards 2014: Retailer of the Year

The joint winners of the Dare to Export category, Richard Shaw, left, of Ellis, and Cecily Fearnley and Lucy Hutchinson, of Nature’s Laboratory, receive their awards from Kersten England, right, chief executive of City of York Council

Business Awards 2014: Dare To Export

Darren Neylon, right, of SuperBreak, receives the Tourism & Hospitality Business of the Year award from Jason Petrou-Brown, of sponsors The York CORE

Business Awards 2014: Tourism & Hospitality Business of the Year

Young Entrepreneur of the Year winner Joe Carnell receives his award from Sue Reece, of sponsors York St John University

Business Awards 2014: Young Business Entrepreneur of the Year

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, represented by, left, Nigel Booth, Alison Goude, Laura Hill, Mandy Gambers, Sarah Hogan and Jen Bennison, receive the Best Sustainable Travel Initiative award from David Short, right, of sponsors iTravel York

Business Awards 2014: Sustainable Travel Initiative of the Year

Robert Burns of 9xb, left, receives the Technology Business of the Year award from Stephen Ridley of sponsor Hiscox UK at The Press Business Awards at York Racecourse

Business Awards 2014: Technology Business of the Year

Robyn Duckworth, left, from ScratchMyPi, receives the award for New Business of the Year from Tracey Smith, managing director of sponsors York Science Park

Business Awards 2014: New Business of the Year

The Think Green Business of the Year award is presented to Jason Shipstone, right, of Drax power station, by  City of York Council leader James Alexander

Business Awards 2014: Think Green Business of the Year

Andrew Ferguson, centre, from the University of York, presents Best Business and Higher Education Link award to winners Nestlé UK, who are represented by, from left, Tom Bamham, Fiona Millar, Richard Martin and Odette Forbes

Business Awards 2014: Best Business and Higher Education Link

Network Rail, represented by Phil Verster and Michelle Athey, receive their Best Business and Community Link award from Ann Scott, right, managing director of sponsor S Harrison

Business Awards 2014: Best Business and Community Link

Jonathan Rutter from HSBC North Yorkshire & Humber Corporate Banking, right, presents the award for Large Business of the Year to Benenden Health’s chief executive Marc Bell

Business Awards 2014: Large Business of the Year

Gary Verity, chief executive of Welcome To Yorkshire, left, receives his Lifetime Achievement Award from Danny Longbottom, managing director of BT Business

Business Awards 2014: Lifetime Achievement Award

Tom and Gill Mellor, of Wold Top Brewery, at Wold Newton, the winners of the York Press Business of the Year title, receive their award from Simon Nellar, of Hethertons LLP Solicitors, at last night’s awards ceremony at York Racecourse

Brewery on Top of the Wold after winning Business of the Year title

Finalists on stage at last year’s Business Press awards presentation ceremony at York Racecourse

2014 Press Business Awards finalists announced

Tom Hutchinson has seen his business benefit from worldwide backing

Tom Hutchinson Design

The team at Evolve Hairdressing

Evolve Hairdressing

Drax Power Station

Drax Power Station

Style Flooring

Style Flooring

Wesley and Emma Chamberlain outside The White Swan

The White Swan, Wighill

The team at M&K Butchers

M&K Butchers

The Ron Cooke Hub, one of the sites offered by York Conferences

York Conferences,

The team at PureNet


The SuperBreak team winning two awards at Globe Travel Awards earlier this year. From left, Jane Atkins, Wendy Cameron, Chris Hagan, Karen Lloyd, Chris Cundall and Colin Fanning


The Bering Boutique and Service Centre

The Bering Boutique

Sally Trousdale, founder of Pick & Mix Marketing Solutions Ltd

Pick & Mix Marketing Solutions Ltd

The TeleWare HQ in Thirsk


Nature’s Laboratory directors, Cecily, James and Hugo Fearnley.

Nature’s Laboratory

Jason Boakes, a co-founder of Secerna


Staff from Meet The Chef took sample of their food into local businesses

Meet the Chef

Rotacloud could be the answer to staff rota problems


Pupils from Poppleton Road School at the rebranding balloon launch at Benenden health in York

Benenden Health

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