Berry Smith are proud to be a sponsor of the 5th Annual Bridgend Business Forum Awards

BBC Presenter and Broadcaster Sian Lloyd with Andrew Follant, Managing Director of Kontroltek Ltd, winners of Service Business of the Year 2017, and Alison Hoy of Berry Smith who sponsored the award.

The winners of the fifth annual Bridgend Business Forum Awards 2017 were revealed at a glittering gala dinner and awards celebration held at the Coed-y-Mwster Hotel, Bridgend.

Over 240 business people, including the nine lucky winners were at the business awards ceremony, hosted by BBC Presenter and Broadcaster, Sian Lloyd and supported by Bridgend County Borough Council and Bridgend College.

The category for Service Business of the Year, sponsored by Berry Smith, was won by Kontroltek Ltd, who also went on to win the coveted title of ‘Bridgend Business of the Year 2017’.

Andrew Follant, Managing Director at Kontroltek Ltd said: “We are delighted to have picked up not one, but two awards at the Bridgend Business Forum Awards. 

“Winning both ‘Service Business of the Year’ and ‘Bridgend Business of the Year 2017’ was absolutely incredible and hopefully demonstrates the hard work and commitment of our workforce, and the vision of the business. 

“We are extremely proud of what we have achieved over the past year, as well as previous years, and these awards will contribute towards strengthening our service, sustainability and development into the future.  

“It was a fantastic evening and a great opportunity for us to thank our staff for being so committed and essentially helping to make our business grow successfully, so thank you to all the team at Kontroltek.

Alison Hoy, CEO of Berry Smith, praised the event saying “This is the 5th year that Berry Smith has been involved as a sponsor of the Bridgend Business Forum Awards. We have seen the quality of the nominees and winners grow over the years as has the reputation of the awards. Congratulations to Kontroltek for not only winning the service business of the year, but also the overall award. They are worth winners”

For more information on the forum and to view the official photos and videos from the Bridgend Business Forum Awards 2017 night visit: or follow on Twitter @bridgendforum.

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