2018 Finalists

Large Business 
Actisense 
BV Dairy
Design Objectives Ltd 
The Hillbrush Company Ltd 
 
Best Place to Work
BV Dairy 
Friars Moor Vets 
The Melbury Clinic 
 
Business Woman of the Year
Kayleigh Hartey – Exclusively Yours Bridal Boutique
Lesley Keats – Actisense
Lily Higgins – Crestmoor Training

 
Business Man of the Year
Charlie Hounsell – A-Storage 
David Grindley – Cross Keys Inn
Keith Brownhill – Dextra Group
 
Start Up Business of the Year
Edie-Mae’s
Nadder Valley Pizzas
The Diamond Dog Club
Exclusively Yours Bridal Boutique
 
Family Business of the Year
Dacombes of Wimborne
Rose Engineering
Crestmoor Construction
North Dorset Travel Ltd

Best Employee
Alex Dolman – The Stour/White Hart – Emerald Hospitality
Justine Turnbull – Friars Moor Vets
Lisa Parsons – The Melbury Clinic LTD
Marga – Clayesmore School
 

The Business Growth Award

Actisense 
BV Dairy
Retail Chilled Solutions Ltd 
The White Hart 
 
Contribution to the Community Award
Chalke Valley Community Hub – Andrew Boys
Future Roots – Julie Plumley 
Rose Engineering – Tom Rose 
Swanage Railway, Jon Smallwood
 
Small Business of the Year
All Hallows Farmhouse Cookery School
A-Storage
Howell Landscaping
North Dorset Travel Ltd
 
Customer Service Award
Forum Jewellers
Future Roots
Joes Black Cabs
Spear Travels 
 
Best Online Engagement Award
Costal BID Go Bournemouth Coast
South Lytchett Caravan and Camping Park
The Botanical Candle Company Limited
The VeinCare Centre