Finalists announced for the 2020 BETA Business Awards
The finalists for the 2020 BETA Business Awards, recognising companies and individuals making significant contributions to the equestrian industry, have been announced. Winners in the 10 categories of the British Equestrian Trade Association’s annual awards will be revealed during the BETA Gala Dinner, at the National Motorcycle Museum, near Birmingham, on Monday 20 January.
“We wish all the finalists the best of luck,” said BETA executive director Claire Williams. “As always, the standard of entries was extremely high and we know that those collecting their trophies will be very worthy winners.”
The finalists are…
SEIB Retailer of the Year – Equestrian Retail Store
Aivly Country Store – Ringwood, Hampshire
Equiboodle – South Cerney, Gloucestershire
Highfield Equestrian – Milford, Staffordshire
Manor Equestrian – Newthorpe, Nottinghamshire
TFM Country Store – Whisby, Lincolnshire
Tower Farm Saddlers – Rugby, Warwickshire
Tower Farm Saddlers – Earls Barton, Northamptonshire
SEIB Retailer of the Year – Online/Mail Order Retailer
EqWax – Ticehurst, East Sussex
GS Equestrian – Paignton, Devon
The Horse Bit Shop – Pollington, East Yorkshire
Online for Equine – Milford, Staffordshire
Supplement Solutions – Great Eccleston, Lancashire
Urban Horse – Alston, Cumbria
STUBBS ENGLAND Nutritional Helpline of the Year
Dengie Horse Feeds – Maldon, Essex
Science Supplements – Hartwell, Northamptonshire
Simple System Horse Feeds – Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
TopSpec Equine – Thirsk, North Yorkshire
Equestrian Event of the Year supported by Henson Franklyn
Blair Castle International Horse Trials – Pitlochry, Perthshire
Bramham International Horse Trials – Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Your Horse Live – Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire
Ceris Burns Equestrian Export Award
Bedmax – Belford, Northumberland
Equilibrium Products – Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Weatherbeeta Group Retail Employee of the Year
Alison Kemlo – David Conchie Saddlery, Carnoustie, Angus
Chantelle Snowling – Tower Farm Saddlers, Rugby
Equine Careers Sales Representative of the Year
Karen Beaumont – ¬ Allen & Page, Thetford, Norfolk
Zelina Coffey – Science Supplements, Hartwell, Northamptonshire
Linda Kennard – Omega Equine, West Chiltington, West Sussex
Hayley Weatherstone – Finest Brands, Leeds, West Yorkshire
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