And the Winners are...

2017 Winners

Platinum Award

Winner:

City of the Unexpected

"This was a special, spectacular, highly imaginative, superbly executed showcase for our city – a once in a lifetime event that we won’t forget”

@CityUnexpected 

http://www.cityoftheunexpected.wales/

Arts

Sponsor:

Winner:

Sinfonia Cymru

“For an arts organisation they are delivering creatively and commercially, with an outrageously diverse programme from Mozart to Freddie Mercury” 

@sinfoniacymru

www.sinfoniacymru.co.uk

 

Business Services

Winner:

DevOpsGuys

“DevOpsGuys’ client list is exceptional. This is a highly impressive business growing exceptionally well”

@devopsguys

www.devopsguys.com

Cafe / Coffee Shop

Winner:

Brød

“We love this place! Really cool, reasonably priced, highly distinctive and welcoming café making a big impact in the local community”

@thedanishbakery

www.thedanishbakery.co.uk

Charity

Sponsor:

Winner:

BulliesOut

“Vital, valuable work being done in an impressive way by a strong charity in its tenth year”

@BulliesOut

www.bulliesout.com

Cocktail / Bar

Sponsor:

Winner:

The Dead Canary

“There’s just nothing else like the experience and environment at The Dead Canary. This venue has made a huge impact on Cardiff’s night life scene”

@TDCCDF

http://www.thedeadcanary.co.uk

Creative

Sponsor:

Winner:

Jessica Draws Media

“A hugely impressive output; superb and spirited, Jessica is incredibly skilled with a burgeoning client list”

@JessicaDraws

www.jessicadraws.com

Education

Sponsor:

Winner:

Cardiff and Vale College

“Outstanding! The college has been recognised as one of the UK’s finest after an excellent year. Highly influential in Cardiff”

@cavc

www.cavc.ac.uk

Event

Sponsor:

Winner:

City of the Unexpected

“This is an event to make Cardiff proud! Highly ambitious creativity on a massive scale that touched many citizens. A wonderful memory for us”

@CityUnexpected 

http://www.cityoftheunexpected.wales/

Gastropub

Sponsor:

Winner:

Longhouse

“The Longhouse really stands out with its unique and high quality offering. Great ambition and confidence, superb customer focus”

@LonghouseWales         

www.longhousewales.com

Hair And Beauty

Winner:

Madame Wax

“Making great strides in the beauty arena, Madame Wax seems to think of every last detail to deliver its customer experience”

@MadameWax

www.madamewax.com/

Health

Winner:

OlsenFitness

“Doing great things for their clients’ health and wellbeing, OlsenFitness provides a quality service which is clearly highly appreciated” 

@OlsenFitness

www.olsenfitness.co.uk

Interiors

Winner:

Project One

“Beautiful design with confident delivery, Project One are at the very top of their game and rightly deserve to be a first-ever triple Cardiff Life Award winner”

@myprojectone

http://www.projectone.design

Legal & Financial

Winner:

Greenaway Scott

“Extraordinary growth and success, highly innovative, an extremely smart business that Cardiff can be proud of – and which has huge potential”

@GreenawayScott1

http://www.greenawayscott.com/

Leisure & Tourism

Sponsor:

Winner:

Cardiff Story Museum

“A brilliant facility with something for all ages, providing a special experience for locals as well as tourists”

@thecardiffstory

www.cardiffstory.com

New Business

Winner:

Cheese Pantry

“What a distinctive business: I’d invest it in it tomorrow!”

@cheesepantry

 

Property

Winner:

Howells Solicitors

“A forward-thinking business investing smartly in tech who clearly value their employees, with an excellent reputation in the property sector”

@howellslegal

www.howellslegal.com

 

Restaurant

Sponsor:

Winner:

The Classroom Y Dosbarth

“The Classroom is a hugely important part of Cardiff’s culinary scene. Providing opportunities and becoming an ambassador for talented young chefs”

@_The_Classroom

http://www.theclassroom.wales/

Retailer

Winner:

Leekes

“A true family business that has gone from strength to strength long term. Leekes are thriving and making an important contribution to the local economy”

@LeekesLtd

www.leekes.co.uk

Sports

Winner:

Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre

“Boulders is a fun, welcoming, and accessible facility for all ages and groups. We are lucky to have it”

@BouldersUK

www.bouldersuk.com