Award success for Ellon firm

John and Elaine Willox of John Willox Kitchen Design
John and Elaine Willox of John Willox Kitchen Design

An Ellon-based business has been named the ‘Best New Business’ in the Trades Awards - North Scotland 2017.

John Willox Kitchen Design Ltd was one of 41 finalists who made the shortlist across 13 categories.

Judging for the category was based on entrants demonstrating a high level of business acumen, providing evidence of a robust business plan and good customer feedback amongst many other things.

The company, run by husband and wife team John and Elaine Willox, along with their Showroom Manager Joanna Wishart, opened the doors for business in January 2015.

Their vision was to create a warm and friendly showroom providing great quality kitchens and superb customer service regardless of budget, and today their business is thriving with over 60% of new customers arriving via word of mouth recommendations.

John, Elaine and Joanna said they were “delighted” to have won the award.