UK – Sarah Penn, CEO of the promotional products agency, Outstanding Branding, was announced as winner of the Women in Business Award on June 13, at the Southwark Business Excellence Awards 2019.
The Woman in Business Award recognises an outstanding individual, whose business acumen, leadership and success sets an example to others, who is someone who has made a significant contribution to the local business community, and who is recognised as a valued ambassador and role model for the borough.
At the same awards Outstanding Branding came Highly Commended in the Employer of the Year category. This award recognises companies taking care of their people – and having them at the heart of creating a great place to work, where people are appreciated, engaged, productive and thriving. It looks for an employer with a strategic and committed approach towards employee investment, engagement, welfare, training, development and diversity, no matter the person’s gender, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, or social status.