Celebrating business

A selection of winners from the 40 categories at the 2017 Port Stephens Annual Business Awards. Pictures by Jonathan Carroll.  

BEAUTY THERAPY, HAIR SALON: Forever Hair & Beauty Medowie; from left, Holly Baker and Kimberley Wright.

BEAUTY THERAPY, HAIR SALON: Forever Hair & Beauty Medowie; from left, Holly Baker and Kimberley Wright.

FITNESS: Tomaree Aquatic Centre; from left, Michael Spillane, Mary Hagan, Taylor Corry, Madeline Eddy, Vicky and Mark Haines, Sue Ellen Goyne and Ki McClelland.

FITNESS: Tomaree Aquatic Centre; from left, Michael Spillane, Mary Hagan, Taylor Corry, Madeline Eddy, Vicky and Mark Haines, Sue Ellen Goyne and Ki McClelland.

Technology Industry: Desire Audio Visual - Nelson Bay;  from left, Lisa Robinson and Megan Youngmann.

Technology Industry: Desire Audio Visual - Nelson Bay; from left, Lisa Robinson and Megan Youngmann.

Animal Services: Raymond Terrace Veterinary Clinic; from left, Jeff Titmarsh, Fiona Wells, Beth Tillman, Erin Southgate and Bitta Lomas.

Animal Services: Raymond Terrace Veterinary Clinic; from left, Jeff Titmarsh, Fiona Wells, Beth Tillman, Erin Southgate and Bitta Lomas.

Legal Services: Sawers & Levonpera – Raymond Terrace;  from left, Kelly Field, Karlee Bell, Kylie Anderson, Shaun Phipps, Emma Cooper and Stephen Anderson.

Legal Services: Sawers & Levonpera – Raymond Terrace; from left, Kelly Field, Karlee Bell, Kylie Anderson, Shaun Phipps, Emma Cooper and Stephen Anderson.

New Business (first year): The Pet Shed Medowie; from left, Tom Matthews, Maree Smith, Sarah Thurgal and Kerrie Anderson.

New Business (first year): The Pet Shed Medowie; from left, Tom Matthews, Maree Smith, Sarah Thurgal and Kerrie Anderson.