Council Employee Excellence and Recognition Awards 2019

Published Date: 

27 Nov 2019 - 12:40

The Argyll and Bute Council Employee Excellence and Recognition Awards 2019 have taken place and we can now reveal the full list of winners.

Held at Mid Argyll Sports Centre in Lochgilphead, the event was made possible thanks to the support of our sponsors: Brodies, Walker Love, Oban Electrical Services, MacLeods Construction Ltd, PAM OH Solutions, Priority Management, Portavadie Marina, Live Argyll, Midton Acrylics, Mid Argyll Chamber of Commerce, GMB, Unison, Unite, EIS and Positive People Development.

Congratulations to everyone who was nominated, and indeed to all of our excellent staff who continue to serve the people of Argyll and Bute in dedicated and innovative ways, in the face of tough financial challenges and increasing demand for services.

The winners were as follows:

Excellence Awards  
Award categoryName of EntryRanking
Achieving Better Outcomes in PartnershipFleet Support to Partner AgenciesGold
Achieving Better Outcomes in PartnershipWorking Together to Help Our EU ResidentsSilver
Local MattersKeep in the Loop ServiceGold
Local MattersDelivering Marine Improvements in PartnershipSilver
Service Innovation and ImprovementRegistrars’ Innovation in Social MediaGold
Service Innovation and ImprovementArgyll and Bute Council Training CentreSilver
Strong and Sustainable CommunitiesKeeping Argyll and Bute moving on improved roadsGold
Tackling Inequalities and Improving HealthScotland’s Women Stand – Argyll and Bute HubGold
Provost AwardKeeping Argyll and Bute moving on improved roads 
Recognition Awards  
Award CategoryWinner 
Apprentice of the YearAshleigh Conner 
Argyll and Bute Manager of the YearRoslyn Redpath 
Employee of the YearDavid Mitchell 
Excellent Customer ServiceKaty Grubb 
Learner of the YearSarah Hardman 
Outstanding AchievementCardross Crematorium 
Team of the YearWeb Team 
Unsung Hero AwardEasdale Ferry Crew 
Communications AmbassadorCraig Wilson 
Special Communications AmbassadorInspector Julie McLeish 
Chief Executive's AwardWeb Team 
Special Chief Executive's AwardLouise Nicol