City Hall, 13 May 2021

2020 Winners

Goodwash

Platinum Award

Winner:

The Goodwash Company / Cwmni Molchi Da

“Truly outstanding! The Goodwash Company has achieved much – and has absolutely terrific prospects. Distinctive positioning, astute thinking, demonstrable success: it fully deserves to be our Platinum Winner. Da iawn!”

goodwash.co.uk | @thegoodwashco

Sherman Theatre, Theatr y Sherman

Arts

Winner:

Sherman Theatre

“Sherman Theatre has had a particularly strong year, with three world premieres and almost 50,000 attendees. It’s a beacon of creativity in the heart of the city.”

shermantheatre.co.uk | @shermantheatre

Tiny Pub Company

Bar

Winner:

St Canna’s Ale House

“Quirky micropub St Canna’s offers a traditional pub experience, supports Welsh independent businesses, minimises electronic entertainment and has an impressive selection of beers and gins.”

facebook.com/stcannas | @stcannas

Visionary Food Solutions

Business Services

Winner:

Visionary Food Solutions

“An impressive year of expansion, from its turnover through to its team. 2019 was also a time of smart diversification: new brand plus overseas development.”

visionaryfoodsolutions.co.uk | @visionaryfs

bigmoose coffee

Café

Winner:

bigmoose coffee

“So much more than just a café, serving great food and coffee. Admirable to see a business reinvesting all its profits into helping others.”

bigmoosecoffeecompany.co | @bigmoosecoffee

WelshHearts_Red_Transparent

Charity

Winner:

Welsh Hearts

“Educative and enabling work from a small team. Massive reach, vital work training people in life-saving CPR and placing more defibrillators throughout Wales.”

welshhearts.org | @welshhearts

ForCardiffLogos-01

Civic

Winner:

FOR Cardiff

“Much achieved on a relatively modest budget by FOR Cardiff in the forefront of promoting the city and its businesses. Driving force behind several bold and innovative projects.”

forcardiff.com | @for_cardiff

639FDA12-CA82-4337-AC43-E33DCFB01450

Creative

Winner:

Beth Morris Workshops

“Clever, creative, immersive, practical and social, Beth Morris Workshops showed excellent growth in 2019, bringing people together to be creative and learn new skills.”

bethmorrisworkshops.co.uk | @b_m_workshops

Proactive First Aid Solutions

Education

Winner:

Proactive First Aid Solutions

“This organisation offers indispensable training whilst giving back to the local community. Sales up 93% and remarkably providing its services to over 300,000 people.”

proactivefirstaid.co.uk | @proactive1staid

Tafwyl

Event

Winner:

Tafwyl

“Tafwyl is quite simply amazing. Inclusive, creative and highly successful, it had a great year in 2019 and is an inspiring example of a well thought-through, well-executed event.”

tafwyl.org | @tafwyl

Goji Hair

Hair & Beauty

Winner:

Goji Hair

“2019 has been a big year for Goji Hair with its very successful product launch. Far more than just a salon, it’s innovative and bold.”

gojihair.com | @gojihair

Mumma Physio

Health & Wellbeing

Winner:

Mumma Physio

“A unique, highly collaborative and thoughtful offering with a unique combination of sports medicine, physiotherapy and Pilates. Expanded cleverly through various sites.”

mummaphysio.co.uk | @mummaphysio

Tap

Homes & Interiors

Winner:

The Tap End

“A lovely, highly successful design-led bathroom business with great community-thinking. Passion shines through, powering a big impact in a short time.”

thetapend.design | @thetapenddesign

Martyn-Prowel-Logo

Legal & Financial

Winner:

Martyn Prowel Solicitors

“Admirable, longstanding solicitor with its notably long-serving employees being a clear testament to its approach. Major provider of Legal Aid: never more vital.”

martynprowel.co.uk | @martyn_prowel

Castle-Logo-on-Blue

Leisure & Tourism

Winner:

Cardiff Castle

“Cardiff Castle has stepped up to the mark this year. It’s playing it wondrous space with great ingenuity, attracting 300,000 annual visitors while deftly promoting Cardiff’s culture.”

cardiffcastle.com | @cardiff_castle

wild-thing-logo-final-peach

New Business

Winner:

Wild Thing Cardiff

“True success story, opening a second café in its first year of trading. A zeitgeist business with ethical, social and environmental values embedded in its core.”

wildthingcardiff.com | @wildthingcdf

Vale Consultancy

Property

Winner:

Vale Consultancy

“Vale Consultancy has had an outstanding year, with a record turnover, huge staff increase and significant accomplishments. A clever local practice playing on a national stage.”

vale-consultancy.co.uk | @team_vale

Chapel-Bar-Restaurant

Restaurant

Winner:

Chapel 1877

“Chapel 1877 offers great food in a lovely setting. It has strong roots in the community and is cleverly using its venue in every possible way to create memorable occasions.”

chapel1877.com | @chapel1877bar

La Cuina Restaurant

Restaurant

Winner:

La Cuina

“A truly authentic Catalan restaurant, with rich variety in food and clear focus on provenance. La Cuina offers a special, highly-distinctive dining experience. A must-visit.”

lacuina.co.uk | @lacuinacardiff

EcoSlurps

Retailer

Winner:

EcoSlurps

“EcoSlurps has achieved so much since opening. These environmentally-friendly products have come to the market at the right time. One to watch.”

ecoslurps.com | @eslurps

AMPLYFI

Technology & Innovation

Winner:

AMPLYFI

“Great year for AMPLYFI: headcount nearly doubling to 50 and opening a London office. Key business insights gaining national recognition.”

amplyfi.com | @amplyfitech

Goodwash

Welsh Language

Winner:

The Goodwash Company/Cwmni Molchi Da

“Welsh language is joyously present throughout its offering from product names to social media, actively promoting the language. It’s smart, successful and ethical, with a truly excellent year.”

goodwash.co.uk | @thegoodwashco