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2016 New England North West Finalists

Excellence in Small Business

Bakers Barn Saddlery, Inverell
Hennessy Real Estate, Gunnedah
k & k Creative, Gunnedah
Nucleo, Armidale
Regional Finance Solutions, Inverell
Rural Outreach & Support Services, Inverell
Rusden Street Physiotherapy and WorkHealth Australia, Armidale
Sole Taxation, Guyra
Stain Busters Cleaning Systems, Tamworth
Tamworth Fencing, Tamworth

Excellence in Business 

CBM Facilities Group, Tamworth 
Forsyths, Tamworth
Glen Industries, Glen Innes
JNC Group, Armidale
McLean Care, Inverell 
Uniplan Group, Armidale

Young Business Executive

Dane O'Connor - Regional Australia Bank, Armidale
Daniel McCulloch - Ruralco Property Davidson Cameron Real Estate, Tamworth 
John Martin - Fourways Haulage (Part of the Stripes Group of Companies), Gunnedah
Sarah Wade - McLean Care, Inverell 

Business Leader

Ada Maughan - Sunnyfield, Tamworth
Carl Learson - CBM Facilities Group, Tamworth
Chris Sole - Sole Taxation, Guyra
Dr David Amos - Gunnedah Veterinary Hospital, Gunnedah
Gavin Heywood - Serum Australis
Dr Victoria Howell - Integral Health Armidale, Armidale
Tim Coates - Australian Training & Consulting (ATAC), Tamworth

Young Entrepreneur

Alice Weinthal - Bitter Suite Cafe & Wine Bar
Walker Beer Solicitors + Conveyancers, Gunnedah
Nic Hinwood - KEO Design, Tamworth

Employer of Choice

Joblink Plus, Tamworth
Northwest Family Medical, Gunnedah
Regional Finance Solutions, Inverell
Sole Taxation, Guyra

Excellence in Innovation

Horsanity, Tamworth
Regional Finance Solutions, Inverell
Stewart Surveys, Gunnedah
Why Leave Town Promotions, Narrabri
Vivid Thinking, Armidale

Excellence in Sustainability

Gunnedah Pet Vet, Gunnedah
Northaven Ltd, Inverell
Rag and Trader, Armidale
Serum Australis, Halls Creek

Excellence in Business Ethics

Brighter Access, Inverell
Countrywide Strata Management, Tamworth
Pinnacle People Solutions, Armidale
Regional Finance Solutions, Inverell

Local Chamber of Commerce

Armidale Business Chamber 
Guyra & District Chamber of Commerce
Gunnedah Chamber of Commerce
Tamworth Business Chamber


Excellence in Supporting Mental Health Recovery

The Benevolent Society, Tamworth
Joblink Plus, Gunnedah
House with No Steps, Armidale
Narrabri and Community Aid Services Inc. Narrabri