Congratulations to our PR Director Gemma Oakes who was announced as a finalist at Forward Ladies Awards, for ‘Inspirational Leadership’. The awards, which celebrates successful women in business is sponsored by HSBC and is designed to help women achieve their individual aspirations - which also helps companies to achieve much-needed diversity in leadership and the wider business community.
“I’m really flattered to have been shortlisted alongside some amazing business women, from start-up’s right up to global companies”, says Gemma. “Strong leadership is important within any business, and whilst it’s special to have been nominated for this award, it’s something I’m passionate about and enjoy. If you take care of the people in your business, they’ll ultimately take care of your business. Congratulations to everyone who was nominated.”
Adds our Managing Director Rod Taylor, ‘I’m so pleased that Gem has been nominated for this award and believe it’s truly deserved. Her leadership continues to help our team develop and our business go from strength to strength. What’s more, she is probably the most well-liked and respected in our senior team.’’