Ellon firm scoops top business award

An Ellon firm is celebrating after winning a leading business award.

Financial planning firm, Phil Anderson Financial Services, have won Best Business Award in the Best Corporate Social Responsibility category.

Neil Gallagher, Phil Anderson and Becky Shiel

Neil Gallagher, Phil Anderson and Becky Shiel

The Chairman of the Judges, Andrew Areoff, said the small company has made a big impact on the community.

He said: “Phil Anderson Financial Services takes its role as a financial provider seriously and is giving away £10,000 of free financial advice to people on low incomes or with special needs; and it provides a free will writing services to its customers. Phil Anderson FS is an excellent example of a small business that is helping people in all walks of life.”

Company director, Phil Anderson said: “We are proud to support local causes and this award recognises the efforts we have made over the last year.”

Phil would like to thank everyone for their support throughout the year and hopes next year will be just as successful.

He added: “This award has topped off a fantastic year and I am sure that 2014 is going to be a great year for our firm as well. We are about to take on another financial adviser at our office in Ellon along with another administrator.”