Winner's story: Bride: The Wedding Awards Finishing Touches Award 2017 - Sweeties
16 Oct 2017
Vanessa and Paul Kisby, owners of Sweeties - winner of the Finishing Touches Award at the 2017 Bride: The Wedding Awards, tell businesses why they should enter this year's awards
Offering a wealth of sweet treats for weddings - from candy buffets to sweetie ferris wheels - Sweeties is an ever-expanding business. Vanessa and Paul Kisby, owners of Sweeties, detail why winning the Finishing Touches Award at the 2017 Bride: The Wedding Awards has catapulted the company to success.
Did you enter the 2017 Bride: The Wedding Awards or were you nominated?
We were nominated.
What was your reaction to winning the award?
Vanessa: I don't think we will ever forget winning this wedding award as, for once, I was speechless.
How has the recognition helped your business grow?
We are now recognised as Mr & Mrs Sweeties wherever we go in Suffolk and Norfolk. The response has been amazing and we are now opening our own traditional sweet shop in Southwold.
What advice would you give to a business on entering the awards?
If you get the chance to enter the 2018 awards then do it; it's a fantastic experience and is a great way to promote your business.
Why should a couple nominate their wedding suppliers in the awards?
If you feel that you have chosen a wedding supplier who has gone above and beyond to help make your day that extra bit special then you should nominate them.