The Winner of SONBC 2017 has been announced!

TrustOnTap were chosen by the panel of Judges as this years’ Winning New Business.

They offer a unique online service of care that enables older people to stay at home independently. Older people or family members simply view a carer’s profile to find their perfect match and can select from a number of different services on offer including meal preparation, gardening, house maintenance, administration, transportation, general home help and personal care & hygiene.

Nick Grant, co-founder of TrustOnTap, said: “We are absolutely delighted to have won the SONBC. We started with a bold dream back in 2015, seeking to change the way we care for older people in our communities across Oxfordshire. Just over a year later, we are achieving that dream. We now have a brilliant team of trustworthy and motivated carers who are helping older and vulnerable people throughout the county and we look forward to growing our team of carers and helping many more people over the coming years."

If you'd like to find out more about what they do, you can check out their website here.

They will receive a prize package worth over £10,000 including a free office at Monument Business Park and a host of professional services provided by SONBC sponsors: Blooberry Design, Ask4Support Ltd, Mushroom Soufflé and Clark Howes.

SONBC Runner Up was Active Paws. They offer many different training courses for dogs to improve their fitness and behaviour, in addition to therapeutic work and conditioning. 

Olympian, Tim Foster OBE and his wife, Joy Foster, presented TrustOnTap and Active Paws with SONBC awards on 7 April 2017 at Monument Park. The event was also attended by the SONBC sponsors and judges. 

Tim Foster, said: “My wife and I would like to congratulate TrustOnTap and Active Paws for beating off stiff competition from a thriving Southern Oxfordshire business community. To be named winner and runner up of SONBC 2017 is a huge achievement and we wish them every success."

Congratulations to both the winner and runners up. We hope that your prizes help you grow and expand your business for the years ahead! Look out for our next SONBC event next year.