Worthingtons have once again proudly sponsored the “HR Director of the Year” Award which was announced at the lavish CIPD Awards Gala at the Titanic, Belfast on 19 May 2016.
Returning in 2016 for the fourth time, the CIPD NI Awards are the most prestigious and highly regarded awards for the HR profession in Northern Ireland, with more than 220 HR professionals competing each year.
This year the world of HR attended en force in the wonderful surroundings of the Titanic and Maxine Orr and Louise McAloon, Employment Law Partners at Worthingtons, presented HR Director of the Year Award to the worthy recipient Linda Hutchinson of Niamh. Michelle Hatfield of George Best Belfast City Airport was awarded Highly Commended.
Maxine Orr says "We are delighted to sponsor a CIPD award and support those in the HR industry. The past number of years has been very challenging for everyone within HR and personnel and it is fabulous to have recognition for the work they do."
The full Awards Recipients are listed below:-
WINNER - Linda Hutchinson – Niamh
HIGHLY COMMENDED - Michelle Hatfield – George Best Belfast City Airport
Best Employee Engagement Strategy
WINNER – Northern Ireland Electricity
HIGHLY COMMENDED – IKEA
Outstanding HR Student of the Year
WINNER – Lisa Dargavel of Neueda Consulting
HIGHLY COMMENDED – Vicki Sinclair of Pia Rossini
Health and Wellbeing
WINNER – South West College
HIGHLY COMMENDED – B/E Aerospace
Consultant/Consultancy of the Year
WINNER – momentum humancapital
Talent Management Programme
WINNER – Macklin Group
Most Effective Organisational Learning and Development Strategy
WINNER – Moy Park
HR Team of the Year
WINNER – B/E Aerospace
HIGHLY COMMENDED – Galgorm Resort and Spa
Most Effective Recruitment Strategy