Award Categories

Business Woman of the Year

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Arlington Aesthetic Clinic, established in 2002, offers treatments for such conditions as sun damaged skin, ageing lines on the face, unwanted hair, prominent veins on the face and legs, as well ...

The Innovation Award

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The Cooden Medical Group is a private medical clinic offering a range of surgical and non-surgical procedures to help our patients look and feel better. These include treatments for spider and ...

Small Business of the Year Award (under 10 employees)

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Chatfields Jewellers are thrilled to be a part of this year’s East Sussex Women in Business Awards by sponsoring ‘Small Business of the Year’. This category is for businesses with less than ten ...

Medium Business of the Year (10-50 employees)

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The Business East Sussex Growth Hub offers invaluable business support and easy access to finance in the region. Business East Sussex has helped a variety of different businesses make lasting ...

Large Business of the Year Award (over 50 employees)

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The Lions Group is a collection of three privately owned, independent Hotels on Eastbourne Seafront and in Hailsham .The latest edition is the magnificent Eastbourne Pier, purchased in November ...

Rising Star of the Year Award

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First stores in Eastbourne Arndale Centre extension to open soon The first new stores in Eastbourne Arndale Centre’s £85 million extension are due to open in September. Work on the extension, ...

Woman in Education

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Sussex Downs College, now part of the East Sussex College Group, is a leading FE provider in the South East. SDC offers A Levels, vocational courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education (degree) ...

Woman in Uniform

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Dr Aniko Lazar DMD MSc Principal Dental Surgeon at First Choice Dental Clinic and Implant Centre   I am passionate about improving people’s smiles through high quality, pain free ...

Woman in Arts/Music/Dance/Media

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The Embassy Leisure Corporation Ltd was founded in 2016 and specialises is acquiring town centre landmark sites and creating the ultimate late night luxury venues. In 2017 The Embassy Grand ...

Employer of the Year Award

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HAILSHAM ROADWAYS - BUILT TO LAST At Hailsham Roadways we specialise in asphalt surfacing, groundworks and civil engineering. We supply and deliver fresh concrete and Type 1 from our very own ...

Contribution to the Community Award

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Smith & Ouzman are delighted to be involved in the East Sussex Women in Business Awards by sponsoring the Outstanding Contribution to the Community category.   Smith & Ouzman ...

Woman of Courage

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Award-winning Peterhouse Retirement Complex is a hidden gem tucked away in Bexhill old town.  They attribute their unique atmosphere and success to their resident-led ...

Lifetime Achievement Award

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Eastbourne’s flagship jewellery store, W Bruford, is delighted to be involved in these awards, in a year which will prove to be one of the most special in its proud history. Established for ...

Overall Business or Business Woman of the Year

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Hart Reade are delighted to be headline sponsor for another year after the success of 2017’s awards. Hart Reade are in their 8th year of sponsorship of the awards having been involved ...

Readers’ Choice Award

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Modern technology, traditional values. HUNT FRAME,  Estate Agents of Eastbourne It is a name that you can trust with the sale of your home. Our team of dedicated property professionals will ...