BUSINESS OF THE YEAR: Novotel Pacific Bay Resort marketing manager Jodie Evans and general manager Dene Zahner with Coffs Coast Advocate GM David Box at Saturday night’s Sunny’s presentation.
BUSINESS OF THE YEAR: Novotel Pacific Bay Resort marketing manager Jodie Evans and general manager Dene Zahner with Coffs Coast Advocate GM David Box at Saturday night’s Sunny’s presentation. Steve Young

‘Home of the Blues’ wins the top award

A MASSIVE year for the team at Novotel Pacific Bay was put into perspective on Saturday night when the resort was named the Coffs Coast's Business of the Year.

The accolade for the "home of the Origin-winning Blues" capped an evening which put the diversity, creativity and absolute professionalism of a host of local businesses into the spotlight at the annual Sunny's Business Awards.

A packed house at C.ex were left impressed by the level of the competition within the 18 award categories, as well as stunned by the achievements of many of the finalists and their contribution to the local economy.

Check Saturday's Coffs Coast Advocate for a full list of winners and the backgrounds to their success



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