Staff members from Colchester's Specsavers opticians store were honoured with a number of awards for their outstanding work at a special awards dinner.
Claire Allan won the coveted Employee of the Year award which was voted for by the team at Specsavers.
Zoe Hurry was awarded the New Employee of the Year accolade, which was voted for by all four directors.
Both Claire and Zoe were presented with a specially designed glass trophy and a bottle of champagne to celebrate.
Store director Nick Hagan said: ‘The level of commitment that both Claire and Zoe have shown has been outstanding. They are both always willing to go above and beyond and provide customers with an excellent in-store experience.’