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From apprentices to entrepreneurs and from start-ups to long-established multinationals, The Staffordshire University Business Awards is for anyone working in the region's business community.
Whatever sector you work in, whatever the size of your business and whatever stage you are at in your journey there is a Staffordshire University Business Awards category for you.
We are working with partner organisations and businesses around the region to run an annual celebration of the very best of the business community.

2023 winners

Lifetime achievement Award

Gary Mellor

Business of the Year


Small Business of the Year

Best of British Beer

Entrepreneur of the Year

Adam Whitehouse

Apprentice of the Year

Alex Wixon, Capula

Innovation Award

PFE Medical

Growth Award


Young Business Person of the Year

Chloe Breeze

Team of the Year

Affordable Food Stoke

Skills For The Future


Business in the Community

Holdcroft Heating and Gas Fitting Ltd

Alumni Business Person of the Year

Daniel Waterman

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