Specsavers Stirling has been named as a leader in people management practice globally, having been shortlisted in the Platinum Employer of the Year category in The Investors in People Awards 2018.

Glittering awards ceremony

The awards celebrate the best people management practices among Investors in People accredited businesses. This year, winners will be celebrated at a spectacular awards ceremony and dinner at the Roundhouse, London on 28 November 2018. The finalists represent the best performers in people management worldwide.

The 13 awards categories recognise the organisations that have achieved the highest standards. There are a range of awards categories, focusing on the main elements of what it means to be an Investor in People, from excellence in leadership and management to excellence in social responsibility, leader of the year and best newcomer.

Hard working team

Store director, Susanne Akil, said: ‘It is a privilege to be shortlisted for this award; a clear indication of the dedication and hard work the team has invested in the business.

‘It is highly gratifying to have the work that we do every day recognised by such a reputable body, and we will continue to maintain this standard as the business continues to thrive.

‘We know the importance of nurturing great staff on an everyday basis to maintain high business standards, and this nomination reaffirms our dedication to this.’

Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: ‘The quality of entries for The Investors in People Awards never ceases to amaze me, and 2018 has been no different. We are privileged to work with thousands of incredible organisations and it brings me great pride and pleasure that we are able to highlight and celebrate this excellence through our awards.’

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