Making the Difference Awards 2020

Making the Difference Awards 2020 Shortlist

Now in their fifth year, these awards recognise the commitment of our colleagues within our 3,000-strong workforce from across Great Britain who have gone above and beyond to deliver outstanding service and lead by example.

The 30 colleagues and teams who have been shortlisted for our awards can be found below.


  • Governor Services and Safeguarding Team – Schools’ Choice
  • Hadleigh High School Team – Vive Catering
  • St. Andrew’s CE Primary School Team – eats Catering

  • Ashley Driver – Fleet Administrator
  • Emma Smith – Head of Kitchen
  • Victoria Johnson – Head of Kitchen

  • Ambassador Theatre Group Milton Keynes Team – Cleaning
  • Barry Charles – Front of House Security Officer
  • Charlotte Johnson – Payroll Advisor, Schools’ Choice

  • Felicity Matthews – Food Service Assistant
  • Mark Tillson – Grounds Chargehand
  • Stefan Giovannini – Assistant Management Accountant

  • Carolin Boothby – Property Advisor
  • Julie-Ann Murray – Operations Manager, Catering
  • Julie Chambers – Food Service Assistant

  • Daisy Lord – Business Support Officer
  • Debra McKinney – Head of Kitchen
  • Richard Sore – HSQE Compliance and Governance CAD Technician

  • Joanne Cogger – Operations Manager, Catering
  • Lee Johns – Head of FM
  • Lindsay Fowler – HR Manager

  • Kim Murray – Operations Manager, Catering
  • Louise Enoch – Legal and PA to the Group Directors
  • Paul Rivett – HSQE Compliance and Governance Advisor

  • E-Learning Team
  • Julie-Ann Murray – Operations Manager, Catering
  • Katie Robinette – HR Advisor

  • Marguerite Bellamy – Cleaning Operative
  • Philip Middleditch – Tree and Grounds Advisor
  • Sheila O’Keefe – Operations Manager, Cleaning


We are delighted to invite the colleagues and teams shortlisted to a night of recognition and celebration on Friday 6th March at Milsoms, Kesgrave Hall.

Thank you to all our sponsors for supporting our Making the Difference awards. Without you, this event would not be possible.


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