The cream of the region's business talent are celebrating today after winning top accolades at the Echo's Business of the Year Awards.
The tuxedos were out for the glitzy event - one of the most important in Exeter’s business calendar.
The Express & Echo Business Awards 2014 are all about showcasing companies and individuals who demonstrate entrepreneurial drive, innovation and dedication to providing a quality product or service.
Hundreds packed into to the event for a nerve wracking awards ceremony, attended by the leading figures in the Exeter business community.
The winners were:
Business of the Year: Coastal Waste
Lifetime Achievement: Tony Rowe
Best City Centre Business: The Exeter Dental
Employer of the Year: Grow with Organic
Best Creative Business: Otter Brewery
Entrepreneur of the Year: Matthew Conridge
Corporate Social Responsibility: Cosmic
Small Business of the Year: Rokk Media
Innovation of the Year: Route Shoot
Customer Service: Hosted Desktop UK
Tourism and Hospitality Award: Deer Park Hotel
Young Entrepreneur: Webwise Media