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30 March 2012
SHDA Business Awards
Robyn Sim winner of Young Business Award of the year

Sherrilee Phillips

On Friday 30th March, SHDA hosted their second annual Business Awards 2012. 

The idea of the Awards is to recognise the entrepreneurial spirit and hard work of private sector businesses.  These awards were set in motion by Kirsty Yon, Trainee Youth Coordinator and Linda Houston, former Managing Director of SHDA.  This year Kirsty Yon organised the event.  In attendance were the nominees, a cross-section of government officials, SHDA representatives and members of the public.

Winners of the Awards were:

'RS Photography', owner Robyn Sim, for Young Business of the Year.
For Tourism Business of the Year, Aaron's Adventure tours owner Aaron Legg. 
'Steven's Family Butchers' who took the award for Live stock as well Business of the Year, represented by Gary Steven's. 
Arable Business of the Year was shared by three businesses: The Thomas Brothers, Joshua's Covered Production and Norman Benjamin. 

A full report from the SHDA Awards presentation night can be read in The Sentinel for Thursday 5 April 2012.


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