A double win for Robson at the Sheffield Star Business Awards
- 05 October 2011
- Company & Industry News
Sheffield based Materials Handling Equipment Manufacturer, Geo Robson & Co Ltd, have won two prestigious industry awards.
The Sheffield Star Business Awards are organised by the Sheffield Star Newspaper. The awards span the full range of business activities, companies, individual entrepreneurs, new and established businesses and those who have enjoyed international success. The awards celebrate Sheffield's fantastic regeneration over recent years, the awards night will reflect the vibrancy of Sheffield's business activities, from manufacturing to the digital and IT sectors.
Awards were presented at a gala dinner in Sheffield City Hall, at which award winning TV presenter, stand up comedian and comedy writer Clive Anderson was the guest of honour and principal speaker, additional entertainment was supplied by impressionist Kevin Connelly and a host of characters from TV and politics he impersonated.
Robson were nominated for a total of four awards winning two, which were:
EXCELLENCE IN MANUFACTURING AWARD
Sponsor: Lambert Smith Hampton Presented to the company that demonstrates a modern, efficient and innovative approach to manufacturing, including a commitment to the excellence and development of its products and services, reaching new markets, a track record for training and passing on skills to future generations and the desire to promote the region as a centre for manufacturing excellence
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AWARD
Sponsor: Nabarro Presented to the company that has demonstrated significant growth and development internationally, an understanding of its overseas markets and a strategy for further growth through international trade.