Alliance member Troup Bywaters & Anders have been crowned winners of the Social Responsibility (up to 249 employees) category at the annual Investors in People Awards 2016, the leading industry event recognising high performance in people management.
The Awards, which received over 300 entries from organisations working in a variety of sectors and locations across the globe, celebrate the best people management practices amongst businesses. The Excellence in Social Responsibility category recognises organisations for which social responsibility is not just a policy; it’s driven from the top and rooted in the culture of the whole organisation.
Troup Bywaters + Anders were presented with their award at the ceremony held on 29th June in London, at Old Billingsgate, and hosted by comedian Sally Phillips.
On being presented with the Award, Neil Weller Partner at Troup Bywaters + Anders said: “We are immensely proud to have won this award. Everyone gets involved and so many of the initiatives start with our people. This award is therefore for everyone at TB+A all of whom deserve this recognition, Investors in People is a great structure to follow for any SME.”
The judging panel commented “Troup Bywaters + Anders have created sustainability through their apprenticeship program and the Eco-mmittee for the future, there is clear evidence that this organisation is demonstrating excellence in social responsibility, with statistics to show the impact this has on business performance.”
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “Once again we have been overwhelmed by the number and calibre of entries received for the Investors in People Awards. It’s fantastic to see so many organisation nominated for outperforming in their sector, demonstrating great people management practice and a commitment to staff development, all winners should feel extremely proud.”