All the latest news and events from Airport Business Centre


14th April 2011

Plymouth’s Entrepreneur of the Year

Late last night at the prestigious Herald Business Awards, The Una Group’s Director Ian Brooking was named as Plymouth’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2011!

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The glittering awards ceremony was held at Boringdon Golf & Country Club in front of over 400 guests. Despite tough competition Ian shone through as the clear winner for his great local work including landing the £15m Carbonarius project which recycles waste wood into energy. This has brought together a national plc in the form of Mitie Group plc together with a major international manufacturer.

Group Managing Director David Young: “This fantastic award is great recognition for Ian’s contribution to business in the South West.”

Congratulations to friends of The Una Group and Airport Business Centre who were also recognised last night, including Lime Juice’s Leane Bramhall named as Young Business Person of the Year, Brittany Ferries named Tourism Business of the Year and Pipex who won Family Business of the Year.

Despite difficult economic times, businesses in Plymouth are continuing to prosper. It’s entrepreneurs like Ian and the other nominees that will continue to highlight Plymouth as a thriving city perfect for business.


12th April 2011

ABC Achieves Award for Second Year

Airport Busines Centre has achieved the Health at Work Platinum award for the second year running.

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This award reflects the business centres commitment to the health and wellbeing of its staff by offering things such as help stopping smoking, a running club, an Occupational Health professional along with healthy eating options from the on-site cafe and much more.

To find out more about the Business Health Network please visit