On Wednesday 29 April at Coombe Abbey in Warwickshire, Unipart Security Solutions celebrated the outstanding efforts of its employees – and recognised their valuable contributions to the business and its customer base throughout 2014 – at the Unipart Security Annual Awards Ceremony.
The prestigious 2015 event witnessed a total of 14 awards presented in a range of categories, among them Supervisor of the Year, Manager of the Year and Team of the Year.
There were also several Special Recognition Awards bestowed on the day covering significant achievements in the fields of electronics, resource planning, group security and guarding.
Security Officer of the Year
Winner: Yubraj Gurung
This category was presented by Mark Tonks (corporate services director for Unipart Logistics)
Supervisor of the Year
Winner: Craig Johnson (Magna Park)
This category was presented by Andi Hayes (general manager for guarding)
Area Support Officer of the Year
Winner: Muhammed Sajid (Unfortunately, Muhammed could not attend the Awards Ceremony so his colleague Bhim Rai kindly accepted the accolade on his behalf)
This category was also presented by Andi Hayes (general manager for guarding)
Monitoring and Alarm Receiving Centre Operator of the Year
Winner: Mark Radbourne (Unfortunately, Mark could not attend on the day so his colleague Helen McDonald accepted the award on his behalf)
This category was presented by Carl Meason (director of electronics at Unipart)
Manager of the Year
Winner: Mark Young (Cowley)
This category was presented by John Gerard Pearse (financial controller at Unipart)
Team of the Year
Winner: The Monitoring and Alarm Receiving Centre Team (The award was accepted by team representatives Nick Horne, Tim Backhouse and Helen McDonald)
This category was also presented by Carl Meason (director of electronics at Unipart)
Special Recognition Awards for 2014
As stated, there were a number of Special Recognition Awards presented to reward Unipart Security colleagues for their outstanding efforts throughout 2014. They were as follows:
*Supervisor: Dom Parker
*Resource Planner: Sam Page
*Director of Electronics: Carl Meason
(These awards were presented by Michelle Farrelly, head of Human Resources at Unipart)
*General Manager for Guarding: Andi Hayes
*Group Security: Barry Knight, Steve Hambridge, Colin Moore and Ian Everton
(These awards were presented by Andrew Hallam, managing director at Unipart Security Solutions)
Unipart Security also introduced a new category for the 2015 Awards, namely that for Outstanding Act. This was awarded to the Security Team at Magna Park and presented by both Andrew Hallam and John Naughton (sales and marketing director for Unipart Security Solutions).
Two OSCAR (Outstanding Contribution and Results) Awards were presented on the day by head of HR Michelle Farrelly to Charlotte Randall (executive and sales administrator for Unipart Security Solutions) and area support officer Bhim Rai.
Risk UK would like to congratulate all of this year’s winners