Sowden & Sowden Shortlisted for Small Business of the Year

Our journey to the Hull Live Business Awards 2023 

We‘re so excited and we just can’t hide it! The team at Sowden & Sowden has been shortlisted for the Small Business of the Year award at the Hull Live Business Awards 2023. It’s an honour and a milestone that speaks volumes about the hard work and dedication that our team has poured into the agency. 

A little background on Sowden & Sowden 

For those of you who might be new to our story, Sowden & Sowden is a creative digital agency nestled in the heart of Yorkshire. Our journey began nearly four decades ago, in 1982, thanks to the entrepreneurial spirit of our founder, Paul Sowden.

Paul’s inspiring vision creativity and innovation

Our mission has always been to help businesses elevate their branding and marketing. And over the years we’ve had the privilege of working with a diverse clientele; from challenger brands to established international blue chips. The key to our longevity and success lies in our relentless pursuit of creativity, innovation, and most importantly a customer-centric approach. 

Celebrating award worthy excellence 

The Hull Live Business Awards have grown to become a hallmark of excellence within our vibrant regional business community. The annual event serves as a moment to applaud and appreciate the accomplishments and contributions of businesses and individuals across a spectrum of sectors in and around Hull. It’s a platform that celebrates the hard work and dedication of the local business community. 

The awards recognize and reward the business community, with accolades for commitment to growth, innovation, and community involvement – shining a spotlight on the diverse talent Hull has to offer. 

Polly Sowden, Co-owner of the agency commented

“Being shortlisted for the Hull Live ‘Small Business of the Year’ award is an honour. This category showcases the impressive achievements of businesses that make a significant impact, and it is the most sought-after category of the lot. It’s humbling to find ourselves on this list alongside some outstanding fellow businesses. We’re looking forward to the Awards event on the 16 November 2023.”

Why Sowden & Sowden stands out

Our journey to the Small Business of the Year shortlist is not just a testament to our long history in the industry but also a reflection of our unwavering commitment to excellence.

Here are a few reasons why we believe we’ve come this far:

Innovation: Always kept our finger on the pulse of industry trends, delivering cutting-edge marketing and design services 

Community involvement: Giving back is part of our DNA, actively supporting local initiatives, charities, and events, cementing our commitment to the city 

Client-centric approach: We pride ourselves on understanding the unique needs and challenges of our clients

Adding value: Always going the extra mile to deliver tailored solutions that make a difference 

Quality: We’ve never settled for meeting client expectations; our focus is on exceeding them 

Strong leadership: Privileged to lead a remarkable team, their dedication and hard work have been instrumental in our journey 

Pioneering brands since 1982

As we prepare for the Hull Live Business Awards 2023, it’s not just about the accolade; it’s an opportunity to celebrate our incredible journey. From our modest beginnings in the 80’s to becoming a significant player in the marketing and design industry, we’ve come a long way. 

The awards night promises to be a moment of recognition and celebration, and it reminds us of our continued commitment to excellence and growth in the years to come. 

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