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40 Years of Operation Secures Finalist Nod at 2023 Hunter Business Awards

News | Tuesday, 1st August 2023

Finalists for the prestigious Business Hunter Awards have been officially announced, and Daracon Group has proudly secured a spot in the coveted 'Contribution to the Region' category at the 2023 event.

These annual awards have been a prominent fixture in the Hunter's business community for decades, recognizing the vital contributions made by businesses to the local, national, and global economy. The awards program aims to celebrate the remarkable achievements and entrepreneurial spirit of the region's most inspiring organizations and individuals.

Adam Kelly, the Director of Business Development at Daracon Group, expressed his gratitude about being named a finalist, stating, "2023 is the year we ring in 40 years of operation at Daracon Group, so being recognized as a finalist in these awards during our anniversary year is truly humbling."

Mr. Kelly also extended his best wishes to the fellow finalists, saying, "We wish all our fellow finalists the very best for the awards ceremony later this month."

The eagerly awaited 2023 Business Hunter Awards will take place on Friday, August 25, 2023, at NEX - Newcastle Exhibition & Convention Centre.

Daracon Group started from humble beginnings at Cessnock with one machine and one operator and has now become one of Newcastle’s biggest success stories with over 900 staff. The Group is now a vertically integrated and diverse civil construction company, which to this day, remains family-owned and operated.  Daracon's strong reputation is built on customer-focused services, including road, rail, infrastructure, concreting, landscaping, quarrying and plant hire.