The judging panel are poised to pick their winners for this year’s CIPD North East of England HR&D Awards.
Now entering their 15th year, the awards are the area’s most prestigious HR&D awards, and showcase and applaud the excellent HR&D practices in our region and the hard-working HR&D teams and individuals helping businesses through this challenging and testing time. Last year’s awards were held virtually due to the Covid-19 pandemic but these hugely popular awards will be live once again on June 30, at The Fed in Gateshead.
There are 10 categories available to enter with the closing date for entries fast approaching. Businesses are encouraged to submit their entries before the closing date on Friday 22 April. The judging panel has been assembled and is preparing to carry out the difficult task of choosing the finalists and winners.
Sarah Carnegie and Elouise Leonard-Cross, co-chairs of the CIPD North East of England Branch Committee, said: “We are delighted that so many senior HR&D professionals from across the region have volunteered to be judges for our Awards. It is so important to involve experienced specialists as they will be able to bring a high level of discernment and knowledge to the judging process.”
This year’s judging panel is: