Award nod for firm’s founder

Fareham care home makes changes to see improvement to CQC rating

Have your say

THE founder of Portsmouth’s The Car Finance Company has been shortlisted for three awards.

Mark Smith, who started the firm in his Southsea back garden in 2007, has been named in the Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the small business, services industry and e-commerce entrepreneur of the year categories. The award ceremony is on November 19.