The Isle of Man Newspapers’ annual Awards for Excellence at the Villa Marina celebrated the island’s best business and community initiatives.
The glittering ceremony saw leading businesses and individuals from the local community honoured for their achievements during the last 12 months.
The evening saw the Manx Telecom Award for Breakthrough New Business of the Year go to Recyclecollect.im, the Heron & Brearley Award for Scale-up Business of the Year presented to Crimson Panda and the Exo Technologies Award for Business Transformation of the Year handed to Waltons Direct.
The Cherry Godfrey Award for Leader of the Year went to Katherine Ellis while Lexington Award for Business of the Year was won by PDMS.
Isle of Man Today has a full list of this year’s winners at the Awards for Excellence, plus video interviews with Sam Turton and Paul Moulton.
In his message, Chief Minister Alfred Cannan congratulated all those who took part.
He said: “The Awards for Excellence provide an important and welcome opportunity to come together and celebrate the many and varied achievements of our island community over the past 12 months.
“Now in their 16th year, November’s awards ceremony has become firmly entrenched in the rhythm of island life.
“I extend my warm congratulations to this year’s winners and finalists and offer my thanks to all those who took the time and effort to submit an entry.
“And I must also extend my thanks to Trudi Williamson and her team at Isle of Man Media, as well as the sponsors, for what was a superb event.”
The Isle of Man Newspapers titles report the national news and sport of the Isle of Man, from politics to courts to human interest to lots of community information.
This week’s Isle of Man Examiner includes 20 pages on the Awards for Excellence.
You can also see the official awards video below.