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Friday 10th February 2023





The companies making up the backbone of Surrey celebrated in style last night at the 2022 I Need A PASME Surrey Business Awards.

The prestigious event, held at Epsom Downs Racecourse, shone a spotlight on the achievements of companies with up to 250 employees.

The counties finest Small and Medium Enterprises gathered to celebrate their success, and saw Sutton based Family Business, Croxsons take home the Overall Winner title.

Tim Croxson, CEO of Croxsons, commented on the win, saying:


 "We are really proud to have won two awards this evening. At Croxsons, we are a huge pusher on Sustainability, and very passionate about what we do. Getting the recognition through these Awards is something we are really proud of. We are incredibly humbled."


The SME Surrey Business Awards 2022 are backed by national renowned Service Master Clean AAA. With over 60 years' experience in commercial cleaning, they aim to give complete peace of mind with their professional cleaning services, so clients can focus on what is most important to them, and not the cleaning.


The judges of the Awards were looking for organisations who show outstanding initiative, boldness, and imagination in Surrey, as well as sound management practices throughout their business.

The Judges of the SME Surrey Business Awards 2022are all top business people within their chosen arena and have cited the awards as both the most transparent and professionally executed.

Lucinda Grossmith, the host for the evening and Ambassador for the Jockey Club and Epsom Downs Racecourse commented "We're all aware that SMEs are responsible for driving innovation and competition across the counties economic sectors.


"The sheer number, breadth, and overall quality of the entries we have received is a testament of the strength of Surrey's growing SME market. This year's entries demonstrate a commitment to impact and purpose-driven work that's here to stay.

We should all be proud that such businesses choose to call Surrey home."Lucinda continued.


"The Finalists have set the standard for SMEs across Surrey."Said Lucy Williams, I Need a PA."Just reaching the Finals is a testament to the skill, determination and hard work of each and every business here this evening ."

Croxsons, alongside nearly all other Gold Winners from the evening, will be going through to the SME National Business Awards Grand Final, taking place at the iconic Wembley Stadium later this year.


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Photo included of (L-R) - Lucinda Grossmith (MC, Ambassador for the Jockey Club and Epsom Downs Racecourse), Tim Croxson, Croxsons (Overall Winner), Guy Strang (Service Master AAA)


The full list of Winners at the SME Surrey Business Awards can be found below:


Lite RadioBest Customer Service:

Gold Winner: Timeless IT Business - (Ashford)

Silver Winner: Royvon Dog Training & Hotels - (Esher)



Best Enterprising Business:

Gold Winner: Carver Coaching - (Byfleet)

Silver Winner: Instate Fitness - (Cobham)


Time & LeisureBest New Business:

Gold Winner: The Social Table - (Redhill)

Silver Winner: City To Coast Minibus Hire - (Staines-upon-Thames)



TopgolfBusiness Innovation:

Gold Winner: Trafalgar Structures - (West Byfleet)

Silver Winner: Goldbridge Partnership - (Twickenham)



Reigate & Banstead Borough CouncilBusiness of the Year less than 50 Employees:

Gold Winner: Hartfield Manor - (Betchworth)

Silver Winner: TenAV - (Leatherhead)


Bentley SurreyBusiness of the Year more than 50 Employees:

Gold Winner: Ramsac - (Godalming)

Silver Winner: ICE InsureTech  - (Camberley)


FoxhillsBusiness Woman of the Year:

Gold Winner: Linda Norton - Surrey Locations, Surrey Hills Tour Company, Surrey Pictures, and Ranmore Rise Retreat - (Westcott)

Silver Winner: Jessica Smith - Silverpasta Crafts - (Chertsey)

Bronze Winner: Louise Williams - Hello Glow - (Guildford)


Service Master AAABusiness Person of the Year:

Gold Winner: Steve Catling - Hippo Events - (Esher)

Silver Winner: Nazanin Nankali - Powertutors - (Redhill)

Bronze Winner: Sarah-Jane Butler - Farringford Legal - (East Molesey)


TopgolfCommunity Business of the Year:

Gold Winner: Oakleaf Enterprise - (Guildford)

Silver Winner:Alpha - (Camberley)

ALPSEmployer of the Year:

Gold Winner: Pro Drive IT - (Woking)

Silver Winner: Albion Rye Associates - (Crawley)



Family Business of the Year:

Gold Winner: Croxsons - (Sutton)

Silver Winner: Harrier Gates - (Billingshurst)


Farringford LegalHigh Growth Business of the Year:

Gold Winner: Your Local Car - (Camberley)

Silver Winner: EWI Store - (Chessington)


I Need a PANetworking Group of the Year

Gold Winner: The Family Network West Surrey - (Woking)


Positive Impact Award:

Gold Winner: ACF Technologies - (Woking)

Silver Winner: Switchfoot Wealth - (Camberley)


Service Master AAAService Excellence:

Gold Winner: SB Tutoring - (Woking)

Silver Winner: Cross Counties Training - (Bagshot)


Mole Valley for Business Sustainability Award:

Gold Winner: Sea Change Wine - (Effingham)

Silver Winner: Love Smile Bake - (Banstead)


Website of the Year:

Gold Winner: Elizabeth Hunt & Associates - (Effingham)


ALPSYoung Business Person of the Year:

Gold Winner: Zara Mizen - Koala Kids Parties - (Woking)


For more information on the awards, go to or call 01908 542720.








Photo included of (L-R) - Lucinda Grossmith (MC, Ambassador for the Jockey Club and Epsom Downs Racecourse), Croxsons (Overall Winner), Guy Strang (Service Master AAA)

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