The winners of the 2017 LUCA Awards were announced at the ICB Global Annual Dinner & Awards Ceremony on Monday 16th October on the opening night of the Bookkeepers Summit in London.

The winners were: 

  • Student of the Year: Christine Aplin, Training Link
  • Tutor of the Year: Eszter Petrinovics, Ideal Schools 
  • Small Practice of the Year: V&I Accountancy and Bookkeeping Services
  • Large Practice of the Year: R&R Accounting Services 
  • Charity Bookkeeper of the Year: Scorpion Book-keeping Services
  • Branch Chair of the Year: Janet Haines and Nicola Payne
  • Branch of the Year: Tyne & Wear (Susan Lang)
  • Employed Bookkeeper of the Year: Emma Jauncey
  • Employer of the Year: Cashtrak Ltd (Carol Webb)
  • New Practice of the Year: TLR Bookkeeping & Taxation
  • Speaker of the Year: Paula Veysey-Smith
  • Add-on of the Year: Auto Entry - Ocrex 
  • Bookkeeping Software of the Year: Sage
  • Payroll Software of the Year: XERO
  • Effective Use of Social Media of the Year: PQ Magazine
  • Small Accredited Training Provider: Kaplan 
  • Large Accredited Training Provider: Training Link 
  • Alan Cleverly OBE Award for Small Business Support Service of the Year: HMRC 
  • The Michael Kintore Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Bookkeeping Profession: Matthew Addison, CEO at ICBAustraila