It's great recognition for business in the midlands according to one winner.
The recent success of Westmeath businesses at the Small Firms Awards is a great boost for the midlands region, according to one of the winners.
Three of the ten prizes in total returned to Whelehan's Pharmacy, Bevcraft and Wholesome Kitchen in Mullingar.
They've been recognised in the service, innovation and the emerging new business categories.
Co-founder of Wholesome Kitchen David Quirke says innovation has been the key: