6th July 2018


The Merton Best Business Awards are delighted to be heading back to the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club in September this year. The judges decided on this years’ finalists from a large number of entrants across the Borough. The finalists will come together at the AELTC for a glittering Gala Awards Final to find out who has excelled above the rest to take home the trophy.

The finalists are:

Best New Business
Bear and Pine
Fitness Space Wimbledon
Lewis & Co
PE and C ltd
Swords Travel Ltd
The Hair Confidante

Best Service Excellence
ACCOTAX – Accountants & Tax Consultants
French Polishing And Finishing Ltd
KWSR & Co Chartered Accountants
Merton Centre for Independent Living
RyGas Ltd
SPS Timber Windows
Top Move Estate Agents
Wimbledon Babysitting Agency

Best Apprentice of The Year
Ibolya Gyero, Lu-Ma Café
Jay Stonebridge, French Polishing And Finishing Ltd
Lukasz Sosgornik, The Alexandra

Entrepreneur of the Year
Leanna Barrett, Little Forest Folk
Karine Torr, Darling Magazine UK
Marjan Moosavi, Blue Wave Swim School
Ryan Osullivan, RyGas Ltd
Sahaj Kothari, Ensere Digital
Sahaj Kothari, Make In 3D

Best Enterprising Business
Beyond the Barriers
Ensere Digital
Make In 3D

Best in the Creative Sector
360 Ripple
Baseless Fabric Theatre Ltd
Cherry Pie Music
Tony Murray Photography Ltd

The Extra Mile
Inner Strength Consulting
Kew House Care Home
Kisiel Group
Pathway CTM
Sai Restaurant
The Alexandra

Team Development
Eligo Recruitment

Best Business in Wimbledon Town Centre
Justin James Hotel/ The Eveline Day Nursery School Ltd
The Alexandra

Employer of the Year
Business Clan
Finling Associates Ltd
White Light Ltd

Healthy Workplace
Art Division Ltd
Blue Wave Swim School
Harnham Group Ltd
Lu-Ma Cafe
Microbee Group Ltd
Retail IT

Best Business under 50 Employees
Art Division
Business Clan
David Benson Solicitors
Eligo Recruitment
Little Forest Folk

Best Business over 50 Employees
Hallmark Care Homes
Harnham Group Ltd
White Light Ltd

Best Customer Service
Alloway Timber
Kew House Care Home
Merton ladies health & fitness
Quality Stitch
snapCleanSW19 t/a Sodaka Digital SEO Agency Limited
Willow Bough Tea Room
Wimbledon Babysitting Agency

Restaurant of the Year
Khanage Tandoori Kitchen
Lime and Thyme
Lu-Ma Cafe
Polka Cafe
Sai Restaurant
The White Onion
Willow Bough Tea Room

Pub of the Year
Alexandra Pub
Hand and Racquet
Old Fields
Prince of Wales
The Leather Bottle Wimbledon
The Morden Brook
The Old Frizzle
The Sultan

Join us at the AELTC on Thursday 20th September 2018 to celebrate the best of Merton’s local businesses.


1. For press enquiries please call Damian on 01908 542720 or
2. For more information about the Merton Best Business Awards visit
3. The awards final will take place on Thursday 20th September 2018 at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. To book tickets call 01908 542720.