Smedvig Award Winning Portfolio Companies: Tusker, Quill & MyHouseMove


Tusker are proud to have won a Gold award at the Green Apple Environmental Award for its ‘Green Project’, which includes carbon offsetting on all new cars and free advice on ultra-low emission vehicles.

The Green Apple Environment Awards were launched in 1994 by The Green Organisation and have become well established as one of the most popular environmental campaigns in the world. The awards are now well established as one of the major environmental recognition schemes, both in the UK and internationally.

Tusker’s Chief Operating Officer Mark Sinclair commented, “We are delighted to have our environmental initiatives recognised through the Green Apple awards scheme and see it as a reward for all the investment and hard work that we have put into this area.”


Global content creators Quill are thrilled to announce that Founder and CEO, Ed Bussey was awarded a Special Merit for Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year at the 2014 Great British Entrepreneur Awards. The business was also recently included in the O2 Smarta100 list of Britain’s smartest business.

In addition, Quill are proud to have been selected to take part in the London Stock Exchange ELITE Programme – a bespoke programme for the UK’s most exciting private companies.

ELITE brings together ambitious companies as part of an ecosystem that supports innovation, entrepreneurialism and growth at all stages of business.


Myhomemove are award winners once more, having won the coveted title of ‘Best ABS over 100 employees’ for the second year running at the 2014 Modern Law Awards. The awards celebrated the very best in entrepreneurship, market development, business management and ‘best practice’ in the modern legal services arena.

Doug Crawford, myhomemove CEO said, “Through our Alternative Business Structure we are able to operate as a modern, forward-thinking company that places the needs of our clients first.

Each year we invest substantially in our staff, technology and operations to ensure the service we deliver is first class. We are constantly challenging ourselves to be better and so to have won the title of ‘Best ABS over 100 employees’ for the second year in a row is testament to the hard work and dedication of every employee at myhomemove.”

Smedvig Capital is delighted to be sponsoring the 2015 Northern Tech Awards, presented by GP Bullhound, which recognise the Top 50 Fastest Growing Technology Companies and the Top 20 Rising Stars in the North. The awards take place on 26th March 2015, at Aspire Leeds. Entry is quick, easy and online at www.northerntechawards.com.