Friday 8 December, 2017
Kent headquartered business, Markerstudy Limited has been named as a leader in people management practice globally, having been ranked 8th in the ‘Gold Employer of the Year 2017’ at the annual Investors in People Awards.
The Awards celebrate the best people management practices amongst Investors in People accredited businesses. Winners were announced at a spectacular awards ceremony and dinner at Old Billingsgate, London, on 23 November 2017. Markerstudy Group is already recognised by Best Companies as ‘4th Best Big Company to Work for in the UK’.
The Awards provide the opportunity to benchmark against high performing organisations globally. This year the 12 award categories focused 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 to Leader of the Year and Best Newcomer. Those who ranked at this year’s ceremony represent the companies who have fully embraced the IIP mission to unlock organisational success by realising the potential of their people. They are truly outperforming and impressive companies who value employees as the core of their business.
Tanya Gerrard-White, Director of HR and Talent Development commented: “We are privileged to be a Top 10 ‘Gold Employer of the Year’. We pride ourselves on investing in our employees and this award recognises the work that goes into putting the needs of our staff at the heart of our business.”
Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “This year’s Investors in People Awards were the biggest and best to date. It was fantastic to see so many worthy organisations nominated for outperforming in their sector, demonstrating great people management practice and a commitment to staff development. Congratulations to Markerstudy!”