Worthingtons Proud to Sponsor CIPD Director of the Year Award

07 June 2016

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:-

HR Director

WINNER - Linda Hutchinson – Niamh

HIGHLY COMMENDED - Michelle Hatfield – George Best Belfast City Airport

Best Employee Engagement Strategy

WINNER – Northern Ireland Electricity


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


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

Grafton Recruitment

CIPD Awards Night

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