City centre businesses celebrated
Congratulations to the city centre people, places and spaces that have received awards lately! Collectively the work they do helps to make the city centre a vibrant place to be and its wonderful to see them recognised by their peers.
Lewisham Awards 2023
Our winners were celebrated for offering outstanding wine, cocktail and front-of-house experiences, championing sustainability, innovation and being an all-round hospitality hero. Three out of the four businesses scooped two awards apiece.
Bepoz Outstanding Innovation
Antipodes Sustainability Award
Negociants New Zealand Outstanding Wine Experience
Parasol & Swing
Insurance Advisernet Outstanding Front of House: Cal Ross
Restaurant Association Hospitality Heros: Adam Neal
Blanc Outstanding New Establishment
Pernod Ricard Outstanding Cocktail Experience
Next up is the Lion Hospitality Awards for Excellence. Several city centre businesses have been announced as finalists. Winners will be announced over 27/28th June 2023. Good luck everyone - read the full list of nominees here.
NZIA Auckland Architecture Awards
Beautiful buildings add so much to urban environments and here in the city centre. Congratulations to the following firms and spaces:
Bull O' Sullivan Architecture:
Housing: 'Kauri' Housing - Alterations & Additions: 'Keene Family Home'
Noel Lane Architects
Housing: 'Swallow Point House' (created in association with Rowe Bactens Architecture).
Housing - Multi Unit: Jevois Apartments
Commercial Architecture: 'Woollen Mills'
Commercial Architecture: 'Ponsonby Central II' (created in association with Paul Brown & Associates)
Warren and Mahoney Architects
Commercial Architecture: '10 Madden'
Education: 'St Kentigern Girls' School' and 'St Kentigern Macky Building and Specialist Facilities'
Heritage: 'The Hayman Kronfeld Building'
Interior Architecture: 'Isthmus Studio 246 by Isthmus Studio
Public Architecture:'Te Taumata o Kupe Nuku'