More than 230 people attended Cessnock Chamber of Commerce Cessnock Customer Service Awards.
The awards were held at Cessnock Supporters Club where the auditorium was presented in magnificent fashion for the annual event.
Cessnock Chamber of Commerce President, Geoff Walker, said the event was all about celebrating success with the focus on top customer service.
About 600 nominations were received for the nine catergories and judges had an enjoyable, but difficult deciding on the winners.
The Business of the Year winner was Vincent Street business The Body Ark while the overall Customer Service was Cessnock businessman Lenny Nicholson who has been in business 30 years.
The Professional Category winner was Anthony Burke and runners up, Paul Smyth and Kathryn Dodd.
Not for Profit Category winner was Lesley Radnidge.
Trade Category winner was Stefan Nemeth and runner up- Tracey Smyth.
In the Apprentice/ Trainee Category the winner was Jodie McDonald.
Hospitality also featured and the winner in this category was Amanda Clarke with runner-up Debbie Swift and Jessie Wyborn.
The Retail Category Winner was Lenny Nicholson and runner up Denise Daley.
The New Media Category award went to Melissa Gibson.
TOP BUSINESS: Joblink Plus Cessnock manager, Rebekah Smith with Roz Williams of The Body Ark and chamber president, Geoff Walker.
SUCCESS: Supporters Club CEO Paul Cousins, Miss Cessnock City, Hayley Doherty, Lenny Nicholson and chamber president, Geoff Walker.
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