Celebrating the best of business in the Ryedale area

The 2019 awards will be held on  15th Jan 2019

Enter Now

The deadline for entries is 1st Dec 2018

Are You a Proud Business Owner in the Ryedale Area?

Do you run a business in Malton, Norton, Pickering, Helmsley, Kirkbymoorside or any of the surrounding villages? Why not enter your own business for an award.

Would You Like to Nominate Your Favourite Ryedale Business?

Have you received excellent service from a local business in Ryedale? Make sure you enter a nomination for them.

Quaint village store in small rural village
Shops at Ryedale Folk Museum in Hutton-le-Hole, Yorkshire

Award Categories

Young Entrepreneur

Are you 30 or under ?Are you dynamic , who has had that eureka moment and turned an amazing idea into a successful business?

Sponsored by
John Cracknell Youth Enterprise Bank

Learning & Development

What and how do you help your local community through your business? Do you employ and/or take on and train to create new jobs/trades taking on apprentices? Do you give your expertise and time to help with local events, business mentoring, work with schools, young people?

Sponsored by
Consultancy Team

Community Contribution

What and how do you help your local community through your business? Do you or your staff volunteer to help with local issues? Do you give your expertise and time to help with local events, business mentoring, work with schools, charities?

Sponsored by
Fergus Court Funeral Services

Rural Diversification

Have you diversified into a new market in a rural area? Are you a business that has shown a unique and successful way of diversifying?

Sponsored by
Studford Luxury Lodges

Long Standing Business (10+ years)

Are you a business that has been well established and achieved success? Can you demonstrate how you have been able to adapt over the years to offer what people want and provide excellent service to your customers? What makes you special to Ryedale?

Sponsored by
RV Roger Nurseries

Best Dressed Shop Window

We're looking for businesses in the retail industry with exciting, alluring shop windows that showcase their products and pull customers in. We are not just looking at physical shop windows, we are also open to online business with an interesting website or a pop up shops with strong visual merchandising. Please email photo with your entry.

Sponsored by
Rosti Automotive

Food & Drink Hero

Championing the regions best businesses from the food & drink industry. Open to producers, suppliers, retailers, caterers, chefs & more! We're looking for businesses and individuals who are passionate about the food and drink industry. Bonus points for those who produce, or work with local produce from the Ryedale area.

Sponsored by
Horsetown Beers

Ryedale Champion

Nominate a business? This category is open to those who have been impressed with how a business operates in whatever capacity and wants them to be recognised as a 'Champion'. The business may have worked incredibly hard to win a contract, persevered through very difficult trading conditions, gone that extra mile for customers or staff?

Sponsored by
Cuckavalda Gundogs

Enter a Business Now

  1. The name of the business you are nominating
  2. Select the award category for the business
  3. Detail why this business should be a winner in approx. 60-150 words.

    You have words left.

Ryedale Awards Ceremony

All finalists will receive a free ticket to the awards ceremony – a breakfast and networking event held at The Feathers Hotel in Helmsley. Additional tickets can be purchased at a cost of £20 (telephone 01347 868526). It’s a great chance to support and network with a variety of local businesses in the Ryedale area, plus enjoy a delicious breakfast!

The charity we will be supporting in 2019 will be the Yorkshire Air Ambulance

2018 Winners & Finalists

Young Entrepreneur

Learning & Development

Community Contributions

Rural Diversification

Long Standing Business

Best Dressed Shop Window

Ryedale Champion


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