Our Excellence Awards are moving
To celebrate this milestone, and in line with our own continuous improvement journey, we are moving our annual UK Excellence Awards Ceremony to Spring 2018, its new home going forward.
It will be bigger and better, more engaging and innovative. New processes, new categories and new approaches to applying will bring more exciting opportunities for your organisation to showcase a commitment to change, continuous improvement and employee development across the whole organisation.
BQF is leading the way in supporting organisations of all sizes and sectors to be better. We’d love to take you with us into 2018 so register your interest today to keep up to date with UK Excellence Awards news and updates.
For more information about our Awards, meet with and hear from the 2016 Awards winners – all coming together for the first time to share their learning experiences and insight – at our BQF Excellence Showcase on the 1st of February! For more information, please visit our event page.
2016 Awards Ceremony
Our annual UK Excellence Awards Ceremony is the most distinguished excellence event in the UK business calendar. The event brings together organisations celebrating their achievements in improving business operations and delivering excellence outcomes.
Hosted by Baroness Karren Brady, CBE – businesswoman, author, columnist, motivational and public speaker, and TV personality, attendee’s was given the perfect opportunity to hear from and network with top UK business leaders and celebrate with our 2016 winners and finalists.
The 2016 awards ceremony was sponsored by bathstore. The event represented a perfect opportunity for bathstore to showcase its joint commitment to world-class business training, innovation and performance improvement.
Selected by a panel of independent judges, the award winners were recognised for their work in improving areas of business operation, delivering tangible outcomes and benefits for businesses’ people, performance, productivity and profit and ultimately the British economy.
Click here to download the 2016 awards table brochure.
2016 UK Excellence Award – sponsored by bathstore
The UK Excellence Award is one of the highest accolades any organisation in the UK can achieve. Launched in 1994, it recognises organisations which have demonstrated excellence in all areas of operation. Entrants are assessed against the EFQM Excellence Model which enables them to assess their degree of excellence and helps them to understand their key strengths and the areas for improvement.
Click here for more information on the 2016 UK Excellence Award and to find out the 2016 finalists.
The Achievement Awards seek different and innovative approaches and initiatives that could be considered as role models across four categories.
The Customer Satisfaction winner was Barclays.
2016 Lean Six Sigma Award – sponsored by Lean Six Sigma Academy
The Lean Six Sigma Award is a great opportunity for organisations to win recognition for the projects that their Lean and Six Sigma teams are delivering to customers, shareholders and other key stakeholders. Individuals or project teams from organisations of all sizes in the private and public sectors can apply and more than one entry per organisation is permitted.
Click here for more information on the 2016 Lean Six Sigma Award and to find out the 2016 finalists.