by S Lowe 5THE FM newsonline wattlerangenow
HEAVEN ON A HANGER won the retail category, at the MBCA Awards ceremony Saturday, receiving a trophy from the MBCA and an advertising package of $400-00. The South Eastern Times and 5 THE FM each contributing $200-00.
The Retail category attracted a wide variety of businesses and after lengthy consideration the panel said one business stood out with a proven growth record over 10 years. Beginning with just an idea and a desire to make sure Millicent didn’t lose another business…. the winning business has expanded since then, needing to move to larger premises several years ago and has made a valuable contribution to the retail industry in Millicent and districts as was evident by the nominations. Heaven on a Hanger is a strong supporter of the community and the business community. Owner of Heaven on a Hanger, Lisa McCourt offers the latest in fashion for all women and accepted the award saying she was surprised and grateful for the recognition but believed all nominees were worthy of the award and were winners anyway. Heaven on a Hanger provides Day wear, evening wear and even underwear.
Nominees were:- Banner Mitre 10, Millicent Chemist, Tony Egan’s Mensland, Absolutely Anything, In-Store, Target Country Millicent, Heaven on a Hanger, Sassi Gifts and Homewares, Fosters Foodland PL, Millicent Toy Kingdom, Alternate Life Health & Wellbeing Centre, K&S Ampol – Caltex, Andy’s Bakery, McCourts Garden Centre and