Best Newcomer Award
Business Insider Scottish SME Awards
The Scottish SME Awards were founded by Business Insider to recognise the importance and achievements of Small to Medium Sized Enterprises in Scotland.
The SME300 consists of Scottish headquartered firms with turnover between £8m and £20m. This award recognises a company which previously had turnover below £8m and is now SME300.
Commitment to Innovative Use of R & D
Aberdeen and Grampian Chamber of Commerce Northern Star Award
The Award recognises a company that has demonstrated an innovative use of Research and Development (R&D) to create commercial growth and gain competitive advantage.
Technology Innovation of the Year
Private Business Awards – sponsored by PWC, in association with HSBC
Recognises the research and investment from the firm in developing new technologies.
Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 – 4th place
Ranks Britain’s private technology, media and telecoms (TMT) companies with the fastest-growing sales over three years
Excellence Award for Technology Innovation - Joint winner – Rising Star
Private Business Awards – sponsored by PWC, in association with HSBC – Regional finals
Rewards a Company that in the past 3 years has developed an innovative product or service which has commercial viability.
Presented to a private company with an exciting vision for the future that has demonstrable credibility in terms of management team, industry experience and financing commitments. The company will have a robust growth plan and the rate of expansion over recent years is an important factor.
Fastest Growing Business in Scotland
Business Insider – 2012 Sprint 100 poll
The Sprint 100 listing consists of Scottish companies whose turnover is between £500,000 and £7.5M, who have seen the fastest growth over the past three years, and are in profit.
SPEX took 1st place with striking growth. Increasing turnover by a remarkable 2,143 per cent to £7.2m over three years.