Creative Oceanic is delighted to introduce the first ever Northern Ireland SME Business Awards 2018. Voted for by the public, the awards seek to recognise and commend the efforts, tireless work and success of people working in the country’s SME business sector. The list with finalists has now been compiled based on the tremendous number of nominations received from the public.
The black-tie event will take place at Crowne Plaza Hotel in Belfast on Monday 10th September when the top contenders of the Northern Irish SME business field will come together for a memorable night to celebrate the success of the most deserving professionals and businesses.
Chapter 35, Holywood has been shortlisted in the ‘Young Achiever of the Year’ category. Nicole Hollinger, Owner of Chapter 35, will find out if they will be crowned winners at the elegant ceremony taking place in September.
Nicole Hollinger, Owner, commented, “I am absolutely delighted to be a finalist in the ‘Young Achiever of the Year’ category. Opening my own business was a massive risk however one that I have enjoyed immensely. It is wonderful to receive this recognition and stand in a category amongst other young entrepreneurs. Together I hope we can inspire more young people in Northern Ireland to follow their dreams!”
The black-tie ceremony promises to be the biggest night in this year’s events calendar with a range of accolades to be presented to the most deserving entrepreneurs and businesses, including the SME Business of the Year, Businessman of the Year, Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Online Business of the Year and many more.
Irfan Younis, CEO of Creative Oceanic said: “We are delighted by the support we have had from the public who have voted for their favourite businesses to show them the appreciation they deserve. The awards aim to celebrate the most dedicated and successful SME business professionals and organisations in Northern Ireland that contribute to the country’s economy and growth.
“We are looking forward to welcoming all our guests at the ceremony and we wish all the finalists the best of luck.”
In addition, the awards support the Make A Wish Foundation to fundraise for a worthwhile cause, allowing people to respond with generosity to the calls for help.
Creative Oceanic has been delivering award ceremonies over the last ten years in nine different cities including Belfast, London, Glasgow, Cardiff, Manchester Leicester, Birmingham, Dublin and recently launched events in Toronto. Creative Oceanic has successfully been delivering awards in the hospitality, food, hair and beauty and independent retail sector.