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Best of London celebrated at London small business awards

The final of the London FSB ‘Celebrating Small Business Awards 2018’ took place at the Portman Hotel and saw 12 winners which included multiple South London winners in key categories – including Micro businesses, Ethical business, Employer of the year, Digital Business of the Year and The Triumph over Adversity Award’ 

All of the local winners will now be reassessed against winners from 11 other UK FSB regions and could then be shortlisted to go through to the UK national FSB Celebrating Small Business Awards 2018 final in May. 

The Ethical/Green Business of the Year was won by Brixton based EnviroBuild,  who specialise in sustainable  building materials and environmentally friendly construction solutions, with the majority of materials supplied, including packaging, made from recycled sources, which can be recycled again.

Michael Lassman, who is the FSB Regional Chairman for London said the event highlighted the sheer diversity and strength of the London Small business sector.

“It was a truly fantastic event where we saw so many great entries which showed again the range and quality of the small businesses here in London.”  

The full list for the London FSB Celebrating Small Business Award winners from 2018 is:

Business & Product Innovation Award
Pall Mall Barbers (5 stores in Central London)

Business Exporter of the Year
Wolffepack Limited (Hornsey, Haringey)

Community Award
Laura I.Gallery  (Barking and Dagenham)

Digital Business of the Year
I Hate Ironing (Brixton)

Employer of the Year
Business Clan (Wimbledon)

Ethical Green Business
Envirobuild (Brixton)

Family Business of the Year
One Dear World (City of London)

Micro Business of the Year
Superlative Recruitment (Southwark)

Scale Up Business of the Year
Revival Retro (Camden)

Start-up Business of the Year
Central Tickets (Camden)

Triumph Over Adversity
AldLife  (Peckham, Southwark) 

Young Entrepreneur of the Year (under 25 years of age)
Reece Samani of Signature Pharmacy (Hillingdon) 

The London  final is one of 12 regional finals place across the UK taking place until the end of March. For more details see