The winners of the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards 2023 were announced on 23rd March at The Grand, Brighton!


All Award winners will have shown innovation and inspiration in their work and demonstrated a real commitment to this world-class economic area.


The evening was off to a flying start with a pre-dinner reception, sponsored by Castle Corporate Finance Ltd and rounded off in style with live music and an opportunity to network and celebrate at our After-Show Party.


"Castle Corporate Finance is delighted to be involved with the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards for the first time. Having attended as guests in previous years and also being based in the region, we have experienced first-hand the quality and reputation of the event. We are very much looking forward to meeting the businesses who choose to showcase their achievements and aspirations by entering these prestigious Awards."




Our Celebrity Host


The charmingly straight-talking, quick-witted Kerry Godliman is one of the country's best performers. Both an incredibly talented comedian and a phenomenal actor, Kerry is best known for her appearances on BBC's Mock The Week, Live At The Apollo, Jack Dee's Referendum HelpDesk, BBC's Celebrity Pointless and Channel 4's 8 Out Of 10 Cats Comedy Gala in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital. Kerry is also a regular on BBC Radio 4 with appearances on the esteemed The News Quiz, The Now Show and Just A Minute as well as her own series Kerry's List.


Kerry's acting talents have seen her receive critical acclaim for her role as Hannah in Ricky Gervais' hit series Derek for Channel 4, ITV1's Bad Move where she plays Nicky, as well as starring in the Netflix feature film Mascots and Sky's Carter's Get Rich. She has also starred in Crackanory, Him And Her, Miranda, Getting On, Extras, Home Time, Our Girl and Channel 4's Spoons, also appearing in several stage plays including England People Very Nice at the National Theatre.


Kerry is currently back on the road touring her hit show Stick Or Twist all over the UK as well as starring in Sky Atlantic's critically acclaimed new drama Save Me which aired this March and has already been confirmed for a second series. She is also starring in Channel 4's new show Rob Beckett's Playing For Time and will be returning to Bad Move which has been recommissioned.





Charity Draw


We proudly hosted a charity draw at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards 2023, featuring amazing prizes generously donated by Delta Airlines and The Grand, Brighton. Our lucky winners walked away with return flights to JFK and an overnight stay for two in a Deluxe Seaview room including dinner, bed and breakfast at The Grand.


Participation in the charity draw will make a real difference to our gdb eligible charity members.



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