Local businesses support the 2023 Southampton Region Hospitality Awards

On 3rd February 2023 the winners of the 2023 Hospitality Awards will be announced, but without the generosity of local business, these awards would not be possible.

Organised by the Southampton Region Hoteliers Association,The Hospitality Awards have been designed to seek out high achievers and teams of the year and will amplify the best talent in the city region and outstanding achievements for areas such as customer service, commitment and community involvement. A way to celebrate success, they also promote the amazing regional hospitality industry and hope to aspire future hospitality careers.

An array of local businesses are supporting the event through cash and in kind. From Headline sponsor, Radio Taxis, to Award Sponsors – The Marketing Collective, SWJ Events, Comax UK, Fire Hospitality, Entegra, HSG, Brakes and GO! Southampton. Venue and live entertainment sponsor, Novotel Southampton and Matthew Clark as the reception drinks sponsor. And local supporters that will make the evening a night to remember – All Parties and Events, Event Perfection, The So SO Show, Trojan Mail & Print, Dave Dodge Photography, Marcus Bailey Magician, 22 Midnight, Hampshire’s Top Attractions and City College Hospitality and catering students who are helping out with waiting service on the night, gide by the Novotel team.

Profits from the awards will be given to charity FareShare Southern Central.


About the Sponsors

Headline Sponsor – Radio Taxis

The largest & most trusted taxi service in Southampton


Facebook: @radiotaxissouthampton

Twitter: @Radio_Taxis


The Marketing Collective
A creative, content and marketing consultancy agency, offering full service, integrated marketing solutions to power growth to clients. Experts in collaboration and specialists in destination marketing.


Facebook: @TheMarketingCollective

Twitter: @The_MCollective

LinkedIn: @The Marketing Collective

Instagram: @the_marketing_collective


SWJ Events

SWJ Events by Shirley Wynne-Jones is a bespoke event solutions service.  For live, virtual and hybrid events.  Support could be in the form of an event or exhibition project manager or someone to co-ordinate your venue, suppliers, speakers and delegates either in the UK or globally.


Twitter: @SWJEvents

Instagram: @swjeventlife


Comax UK

Comax UK is one of the largest wholesalers on the south coast specialising in the catering, leisure, care home & janitorial markets.


Facebook: @comaxuk

Twitter: @ComaxUK

LinkedIn: @Comax UK Ltd

Instagram: @comax_uk


Fire Hospitality 

Fire Hospitality has quickly become a leading hospitality and catering recruitment agency, specialising in the supply of top industry professionals into the leisure market. 


Facebook: @firehospitality

Twitter: @FireHospitality

LinkedIn: @Fire Hospitality

Instagram: @fire_hospitality



Entegra is the procurement partner that helps hospitality-driven businesses to shine. Significant savings, digital tools & support services to meet business goals.


Facebook: @Entegra Europe

Twitter: @EntegraE

LinkedIn: @entegra-europe-group

Instagram: @entegraeurope




HSG Facilities Management provides a complete range of services to support businesses in meeting specific & often complex requirements, in a professional way, to the highest standards.


LinkedIn: @HSG Facilities Management



Brakes invented modern food wholesaling & provides the highest quality fresh & frozen food to some of the nation’s most famous hotels, pubs, restaurants, schools, caterers, care homes & hospitals.


Facebook: @BrakesFood

Twitter: @Brakes_Food

LinkedIn: @breaksuk

Instagram: @brakesfood


GO! Southampton

GO! Southampton is the Business Improvement District for Southampton City Centre.


Facebook: @GO! Southampton

Twitter: @Go_Southampton

LinkedIn: @GO! Southampton


Novotel Southampton

Conveniently located in the heart of Southampton city centre, the 4-star Novotel Southampton hotel is the perfect base for guests looking to explore. With large meeting, event and leisure facilities.


Facebook: @NovotelSouthampton

Twitter: @NovotelShampton

LinkedIn: @Novotel / Ibis / Ibis Budget Southampton

Instagram: @novotelsouthampton


Matthew Clark

National drinks wholesaler, supplying drinks products, training & marketing support to thousands of premises across the UK.


Facebook: @MatthewClarkLtd

Twitter: @MatthewClarkLtd

LinkedIn: @Matthew Clark

Instagram: @matthewclarkltd


About the Supporters

All Parties and Events

All Parties and Events are a complete solution entertainment company for – All Parties and Events!


Facebook: @AllPartiesandEvents

Instagram: @allpartiesandevents


Event Perfection

A venue décor company which specialises in making your event special and memorable.


Facebook: @eventperfectionuk

Instagram: @eventperfectionuk

So SO Show

The So SO Show is Southampton’s very own weekly podcast. Hear the latest news & events from the SO area. #SoSoShow  


Facebook: @thesososhowsouthampton

Twitter: @thesososhow1

LinkedIn: @The So SO Show

Instagram: theso_soshow


Trojan Mail & Print

The South’s only Print and Mailing Social Enterprise Helping people with learning difficulties and mental health issues return or join the workplace.


Facebook: @TrojanMailing


City College Southampton

Providing career focused courses for young people and adults across the Solent region.


Facebook: @sotoncitycollege

Twitter: @city_college

LinkedIn: @City College Southampton

Instagram: @citycollegesoton


Dave Dodge Photography

Commercial Photographers Specialists in Marketing/PR Content, Corporate Events & Conferences – Rates Available for Full Day, Half Day And Evenings.


Facebook: @davedodgephotography

Twitter: @ddodgephotos

LinkedIn: @Dave Dodge

Instagram: @davedodgephotography


22 Midnight

Marketing agency that specialises in personalisation, persuasion and influence. Offering a bespoke selection of services.


Instagram: @22Midnight


Marcus Bailey Magician

Elevate your Event with a Prestigious Performance to ensure your guests are Experiencing Something Special.


Facebook: @marcusbaileymagician

Instagram: @marcusbaileymagic


Hampshire’s Top Attractions

Collaborative marketing group, promoting some of the best attractions across Hampshire & the Isle of Wight.

Facebook: @HampshireTopAttractions

Twitter: @HantsTopDaysOut

Instagram: @hantstopdaysout