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And the winner of the Gatwick Diamond Business Person of the year is…


Matt Turner, MD of Creative Pod based at Basepoint Crawley.

The winners of this year’s Gatwick Diamond Business Awards were announced at a dinner on March 21st hosted by Alexander Armstrong held at the iconic Effingham Park Hotel.

The final award of the evening, Business Person of the Year sponsored by Santander, was awarded to Matt Turner of Creative Pod.  Matt’s award winning print, design, and marketing agency has been based at Basepoint Crawley since 2006. 

Gwyn Price, Regional Director of Santander, said “Matt is entrepreneurial, dynamic, and always looking for the next opportunity, even on holiday!  He has grown a number of small businesses from scratch off the back of self-confidence and belief, an eye for opportunity and boundless energy.  He understands how profit-making and social responsibility can work with equal success through his passion for education and charity.  Matt is a keen supporter of the Gatwick Diamond, its institutions and its future success.”

Basepoint Crawley would like to congratulate Matt, and we look forward to supporting more award winning licensees in the future.