Following another successful search for the cream of the entrepreneurial crop in East Anglia, we are pleased pleased to announce that Alec Williamson of Coddenham based Calvors has been crowned winner of THE ONE competition 2011.

Calvors Brewery was established in 2008 by Alec, with the aim of creating real English lagers, brewed in the heart of Suffolk. The lager is brewed using only the finest ingredients including locally grown malted barley and whole hops to create outstanding natural lagers with totally original flavours. Calvors currently produces four varieties of lager; 3Point8, Premium, Amber and Dark.

The 50,000 prize consists of legal support from Ellisons Solicitors to the value of 3,500; PR consultancy and implementation from Voice Communications to the value of 10,000; design consultancy and creative services from Zeal Design to the value of 10,000 and advertising in the EADT to the value of 10,000.

Also included is business consultancy from Simon May to the value of 5,000, SEO services from Climbing Trees Online Marketing to the value of 5,000; accountancy advice and annual returns from LB Group to the value of 3,000; leadership and management coaching from Faith Performance to the value of 2,000 and call answering services from MyRuby to the value of 1,500.

Alec Williamson said of his win: “This is an incredibly exciting time for Calvors and we are absolutely delighted to have won, as the prize is going to make such a difference to our business at this crucial time. We can’t wait to get the ball rolling as we take the brand nationwide.”

For more information on Calvors, please visit or call 01449 711055.