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Carter Accommodation are the Mayor's Business of the Year

Cllr Carol Bower, mayor of King's Lynn & West Norfolk, presents the award for Business of the Year to Darren Arnold and Johnathan Smith of Carter Accommodation

Published: Tuesday, 6th March 2018

At the annual awards ceremony for the Mayor’s Business Awards on 2 March, Carter Accommodation Ltd was recognised as the Mayor’s Business of the Year.

The Mayor’s Business Awards were established in 1989 to celebrate the achievements of businesses in west Norfolk. Every year, they recognise outstanding local businesses across a number of categories.

Cllr Carol Bower, the Mayor of King’s Lynn & West Norfolk, said: “All the entries for the Mayor’s Business of the Year were of such a high standard, making the task of choosing the winner an extremely difficult one, with much deliberation. The judges felt that Carter Accommodation is the epitome of customer care and staff development. Not only does the business react to customers’ needs, it is committed to investing in apprenticeships and developing the staff. The judges were also impressed with Carter Accommodation’s healthy expansion, with the company operating throughout Great Britain and attracting interest from potential international clients. It was a privilege to present the directors with this well-deserved award.”

The other winners at the Mayor’s Business Awards were:

Apprentice/Trainee of the Year: Emma Smith of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust

Employee of the Year: Stacey Locks of Dedicated Care

Customer Care Award: Vida Healthcare

Independent Retailer Award: Great Bircham Stores and Cafe

Leisure and Tourism Award: True’s Yard Fisherfolk Museum

Business Innovation Award: Nip & Growler Ale House

Small Business Award: Anglia Partitions

Businessperson of the Year: Chris Girdlestone of HUT42 Ltd

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