MORE than 200 companies gathered in Queen Margaret University for a night of celebration of local business and entrepreneurs at the 2012 Business Awards hosted by Midlothian and East Lothian Chamber of Commerce and the Business Partnership Ltd.
The awards honoured entrepreneurial flair, business development, environmental good practice, innovative family business and support for the business community. Host, Gregor Murray, former chief executive of the Chamber and the Business Partnership, also paid particular thanks to the sponsors and exhibitors who have contributed to the success of the event.
The evening was also highlighted with a lively keynote address by Roger Harrop, CEO Expert and international speaker who talked about the four fundamentals of business to ensure sustained success. After the awards ceremony, guests were invited to visit various business stands on show whilst enjoying delicious finger food.
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