Personnel Today Awards 2018 winners announced

Personnel Today Awards 2018 winners announced


The winners of the 2018 Personnel Today Awards were announced last night at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, with University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust taking home the evening’s big prize, the Overall Winner Award.

The Trust had previously won the Employee Engagement, at an evening hosted by comedian Simon Evans and TV presenter Alex Jones.

William Hill took home two awards: HR Team of the Year, and the individual award for HR Director of the Year which was won by Louise Benford.

A total of 22 awards were handed out on the night, covering a range of HR disciplines and culminating in the Overall Winner being chosen from the individual category winners.

Rob Moss, Personnel Today’s editor, said: “Tonight’s winners prove that – despite all the current uncertainty around Brexit – HR teams can really deliver value for their organisations and bring about lasting change.

“Congratulations not just to the winners but all of those shortlisted as the quality was exceptionally high this year.”

The winners in full:

Diversity & Inclusion in the Public Sector: St Mungo’s

Diversity & Inclusion in the Private Sector: Virgin Money

Employee Engagement Award: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

HR Team of the Year: William Hill

Employer Branding Award: Audley Group

HR Impact Award: CBRE GWS Local Facilities Management

Employee Benefits Award: Comply Direct

Award for Innovation in Recruitment: Secret Intelligence Service

Excellence in Public Service HR: HM Land Registry

Award for Excellence in HR through Technology: Royal Bank of Scotland

Apprenticeship Employer of the Year: London Borough of Croydon

Graduate Scheme of the Year: Unlocked Graduates

Excellence in Learning and Development: McLaren Group

Learning & Development Team of the Year: Mitchells & Butlers

Award for Managing Change: CBRE GWS Local Facilities Management

Award for Talent Management: Johnsons Apparelmaster

HR Consultancy of the Year: Real People HR

Health & Wellbeing Award: Kent Police and Essex Police

Employment Law Firm of the Year: Eversheds Sutherland

HR Supplier Partnership: Let’s Get Healthy

HR Director of the Year: Louise Benford, William Hill

Personnel Today Awards 2018 Overall Winner: University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust

Photos from the evening can be viewed on the Personnel Today website.

Thursday, 22 November 2018

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