People 1st Apprenticeship Awards 2014/2015

Winners announced!

Exceptional apprentices, mentors and employers from the hospitality, retail, passenger transport and travel industries have been recognised at the People 1st Apprenticeship Awards. 

Congratulations to all of the winners, you should feel very proud!

Hospitality Intermediate Apprentice Award
• Eleanor De Maria, Compass Group UK and Ireland

Hospitality Advanced Apprentice Award
• Zoe Turnecliff, Hyatt Regency Birmingham

Passenger Transport Intermediate Apprentice Award
• Josie Clarke, RAF Fire and Rescue Service

Passenger Transport Advanced Apprentice Award
• Tina Haden Williams, First West of England

Retail Intermediate Apprentice Award
• Jenna Lucy Unwin, The Whistle Stop Sweet Shop

Retail Advanced Apprentice Award
• Daniel Phillips, Parkend Village Shop and the Postage Stamp CafĂ©

Travel Intermediate Apprentice Award
• Bethany Trueman, Cooperative Travel

Travel Advanced Apprentice Award
• Olivia Barnsley, Tui UK & Ireland

Mentor Award

• Matthew Parsons, Woodland Grange

Partnership Award
• Hilton Worldwide and Lifetime Training

Employer - Small 
• Portsmouth Pubs

Employer - Large
• Stagecoach UK Bus

Special thanks to our event host, MP Mike Freer and to Peter Avis and the rest of our panel of judges for presenting the awards:

• Darren Goodenough, Youth, Education and Skills Manager, Mitchells & Butlers
• Lloyd Thomas, Group Apprenticeship Academy Manager, the Co-Operative
• Andy Thornton – MerseyLearn Manager at MerseyTravel
• Vicki Wolf, Business Development Manager, ABTA, The Travel Association
• Pauline Prow, Group HR Director, the Monarch Foundation
• Stuart Howie, Divisional Director, Chess Partnership

CLICK HERE to see event photos