4th November
Entry Deadline
2nd December
Shortlists announced
5th January
2nd February
Award ceremony

2017 Winners

Apprentice of the Year

Joshua redfern useWinner: Joshua Redfern, Cartwright Group




Samantha lydon useHighly commended: Samantha Lydon, SAS Daniels LLP

Marketing Professional of the Year

Kimberley Waldron, SkyParlour

Business Development Professional of the Year

Kleon West, theEword

Highly commended – Shengke Zhi, Amec Foster Wheeler

The Chairman’s Rising Star Award


Manchester Champion

Elizabeth Potier, BNY Mellon

Talent and Recruitment Professional of the Year

Roman Dibden, The Skills Company

Highly commended- Melissa Houghton, Oscar

Property Professional of the Year

Katie Wray, Deloitte

Highly commended- Ben Roberts, Lambert Smith Hampton

Mentor of the Year

Andy Hall, Business Growth Hub

Lawyer of the Year

Sam Hall, Hall Brown Family Law

Entrepreneur of the Year

Lee Devlin, Surface Wall Finishes Ltd

Digital, Media or Creative Professional of the Year

Katie Peate, Business Growth Hub

Corporate Financier of the Year

Adam Sivner, GCA Altium

Highly commended- Kaine Smith, Rickitt Mitchell

Banker of the Year

Martin Corrigan, Barclays

Accountant of the Year

Lee Jones, Sedulo

Highly commended- Andrew Stone, KPMG

For further information on the awards please contact Claire Turnbull on (+44) 0161 817 3482 or e-mail claire.turnbull@pro-manchester.co.uk