The Company of the Year finalists Aspire Technology Solutions Limited, award sponsored by Deloitte The Northumberland and Tyneside Business Awards 2017 held at the Newcastle Marriott Hotel, Gosforth Park.
The award was the last of the night to be presented at the Northumberland and Tyneside Awards 2017, the 15th annual event organised by the The Journal and its Teesside sister paper The Gazette.
Held in association with the North East England Chamber of Commerce, the awards shine a light on the region’s businesses, celebrating their successes.
All the winners from the Northumberland and Tyneside event go through to the regional final, together with those from the Teesside and the Durham, Sunderland & South Tyneside heats.
Hosted by BBC presenter Ingrid Hagemann, more than 400 people were at the black tie event to see Metnor Construction win the Company of the Year award, pipping Aspire Technology Services and Go North East to the post.