Merit

North East Business Awards

We were delighted to sponsor the North East Business Awards Company of the Year Category for Northumberland and Tyneside heat this year. This is the second consecutive year of sponsoring the awards following our inaugural win in 2018.

This year, the applicants included a range of businesses from across the North East including Sage, Tolent and Lynemouth Power Station, as well as many more.

The 2020 Company of the Year winner Aspire Technology Solutions was announced at an awards dinner at the Hilton in Gateshead on 27 February. Aspire specialises in connectivity, managed services and infrastructure solutions and reached its five-year goal of achieving £20m turnover a year early. The tech company was founded in 2006 and employs more than 150 people across its offices in Gateshead and London.

Aside from the winner, the Merit judging team selected iamproperty and Northern Gas and Power as the top 3 shortlist.