Hughes Architects named finalist in Powys Business Awards

We’re very pleased and proud to have been named a finalist in the Powys Business Awards 2019.

Competing against businesses from throughout Powys we have been named one of three finalists in the Small Business Growth Award sponsored by NPTC Group of Colleges.

This is down to the hard work of our professional and enthusiastic team based at our two key offices in Newtown and Welshpool.

“This is great news for us and we’re very pleased that Hughes Architects has been recognised in this way. We have some time before the finals in October, but to be named a finalists is great news in itself,” said Doug Hughes, Principal Architect and Managing Director of the building design and planning consultancy.

“As a business we are focussed on the continued growth and development of it. This includes providing our clients’ with the best possible service, going over and beyond what they expect.

“Through the use of the latest architectural technology, a professional design and planning team, as well as those provding the back up and leading on other parts of the business, we are able to provide an effective and professional service to all our clients, from private individuals with new builds, extensions and renovations, through to private developers with small and arge scale residential schemes, housing associations and local authorities with social housing needs, and business and manufacturers for commercial and industrial property requirements.

“We wish all the finalists the best of luck at the awards finals on 4 October.”

Judges will now visit each of the many finalists in a range of categories over the summer months to assess them, before the winners are announced at a ceremony in Brecon.

The full list of categories and finalists is below:

Entrepreneurship Award sponsored by Welsh Government

  • BORD3R Limited, Four Crosses
  • Gloversure Ltd, Welshpool
  • Navmoor Limited, Llangorse

Start-up Business Award sponsored by Myrick Training

  • Countryside Financial Services Ltd, Llanidloes
  • Natural Weigh Ltd, Crickhowell
  • Navmoor Limited, Llangorse

Micro Business Award (Less than 10 employees) sponsored by The Cambrian News & Brecon & Radnor Express

  • Electric Classic Cars Limited, Newtown
  • Liberty Furnishings, Newtown
  • Tailored Imports Limited, Talgarth

Growth Award sponsored by Development Bank of Wales

  • A.C. Roof Trusses Ltd, Welshpool
  • CellPath Ltd, Newtown
  • Radnor Hills, Knighton

Investing in People Award sponsored by PCI Pharma Services

  • Caereinion High School, Llanfair Caereinion
  • EvaBuild Ltd, Newtown
  • Mitchell Meredith Ltd, Llandrindod Wells

Excellence in Customer Service Award sponsored by Nidec Control Techniques

  • Mitchell Meredith Ltd, Llandrindod Wells
  • The Nags Head Inn, Garthmyl
  • Varleys Of Newtown Ltd

Small Business Award (Under 30 employees) sponsored by The County Times

  • A.C. Roof Trusses Ltd, Welshpool
  • The Milford Collection, Newtown
  • TS Henderson & Co Ltd, Hay on Wye

Social Enterprise/ Charity Award sponsored by Mid Wales Housing Association Ltd

  • Corn Exchange Crickhowell Ltd, Crickhowell
  • Severn Rivers Trust, Welshpool
  • Tir Coed, Rhayader

International Trade Award sponsored by Trax JH Ltd

  • CellPath Ltd
  • Winslow Adaptics Ltd

Outstanding Apprentice Award sponsored by Mid Wales Manufacturing Group

  • Joe Paul – Gloversure, Welshpool
  • Joleyon Harris – Morgan’s Plumbing and Heating Ltd, Llanymynech
  • Daniel Gregory – Nidec, Newtown

Technology & Innovation Award sponsored by Lanyon Bowdler Solicitors

  • Electric Classic Cars Limited, Newtown
  • EMDR Solutions Online Ltd, Boughrood
  • Winslow Adaptics Ltd, Brecon

Small Business Growth Award sponsored by NPTC Group of Colleges

  • Hughes Architects
  • OTM Groundscare Ltd
  • Welshpool and Llanfair Light Railway