On Tuesday 30th September, Dr Sam Healy, Head of Corporate Responsibility at The 5% Club founding member company, QinetiQ, attended the Hampshire Business Awards 2014.
The ceremony, which took place in the grand surroundings of Winchester Guildhall saw some of the best companies in the Hampshire country receive awards for different categories including ‘Management team of the year’, ‘Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability’, ‘Technical Innovation’, ‘Company of the year’ and ‘Outstanding Business Led Campaign’.
The awards were supported by RBS, Blake Morgan, University of Southampton, KPMG and CBI and hosted by BBC journalist Justin Webb.
QinetiQ won the ‘CBI Special Award for Outstanding Business Led Campaign’ which was presented by Lucy Haynes, CBI Director, Member Relations.
Upon accepting the award on behalf of QinetiQ, Dr Sam Healy, Head of Corporate Responsibility, said:
“We are delighted to receive the award for Outstanding Business Led campaign for The 5% Club and we’re so pleased to receive recognition for the success of the campaign. Along with the other 45 members, we are really proud to be making a positive impact towards investing in the next generation through the recruitment of apprentices and graduates into British businesses.”