2023 Véyaon Awards shortlist announced

The Véyaon Awards 2023 shortlist announced

The Digital Greenhouse’s Véyaon Awards is a celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation in Guernsey. The judging panel made up of representatives from Blenheim Chalcot and the award sponsors have made their decisions and the shortlists have been announced below. 

The winners will be announced at the award dinner taking place on Thursday 16th November. 

Shortlisted nominations for 2023

Creative Entrepreneur - Sponsored by TPA

For entrepreneurs in the creative sector who are making waves in their industry. 

Celebrating entrepreneurs in the creative sector whose business demonstrates economic and/or social impact through creative output.  Including an innovative new product, service or way of working in the industry.  

Shortlisted individuals:

Dominique Ogier-Keltie - Design by Domo

Oliver Tracey - On Screen Creations

Tiffany Anna

Digital Leader - Sponsored by Sure Business

An award to recognise exemplary leadership within an organisation where evolving technology is embraced.

Celebrating individuals who can demonstrate driving positive digital transformation through exceptional leadership. For example, successful intrapreneurial activity, digital transformation and/or culture change.  

Shortlisted individuals:

Matt Thornton - Cortex

Emma Martins - The Office of Data Protection Authority

Howard Barnes - Ladies' College

Disrupter of the Year - Sponsored by C5 Alliance

An award that advocates those willing to take on risk in order to bring about radical change. 

Celebrating entrepreneurs, individuals or a team that pioneer for change, demonstrate innovation in their business or industry sector, have measurable impact and positively disrupt the status quo!

Shortlisted businesses:

Stage Portal


Nionnet Limited

Entrepreneur for Good - Sponsored by Islands Trust & Corporate

An award to celebrate social entrepreneurship and positive action in mission-based businesses!

Celebrating entrepreneurs whose businesses contribute to the public good or someone who runs a nonprofit that can demonstrate a sustainable business model. Including founders of organisations with a mission to create and sustain social value, with a measurable impact for good.

Shortlisted businesses:

Imogen Berryman - Evergreen Bridal Studio Guernsey

Liam Doherty - Apollo

Victoria Holyoak - c-sectionUK

Excellence in Resilience - Sponsored by Armstrong Resilience


An award to recognise a business that has shown resilience

Celebrating businesses and entrepreneurs that have demonstrated adaptability and leadership in the face of adversity.

Shortlisted Businesses:

Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management

Guernsey Electricity Limited

Emma Martins - Office of Data Protection Authority

Innovation in Customer Services - Sponsored by Cherry Godfrey

An award to recognise organisations that are providing first-class customer service experience through the use of technology-driven innovation. 

Shortlisted Businesses:

Nicki Harrison - Travel Counsellor

Copper - Nicole Bromley

WXplr - Matthias Plunser

Innovation in Technology - Sponsored by PwC

Celebrating organisations that are leading by example in technology-driven innovation projects! 

Shortlisted businesses:

Stage Portal


Nionnet Ltd

Learner of the Year - Sponsored by JT

An award to champion learning, underpinned by the importance of upskilling for the future of work.   

Shortlisted individuals:

Paula Williams

Kieran Philips

Will Dereham

Scale Up Business of the Year - Sponsored by Resolution IT 



An award to recognise growing business success!

Celebrating strong and sustainable business growth that can demonstrate success in areas such as job creation, increased revenue and extended market reach. 

Shortlisted individuals:


The Evolution Group


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The winners will be announced at The Véyaon Awards Evening

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