Following the announcement to its members at the all regions meeting at the Commercial Kitchen Show CEDA is calling for entries for four new awards to highlight achievement, effort and innovation in the technical areas of business.
The four awards: The Groundbreaker Award, Industry Technical Rising Star Award, Apprentice of the Year Award and Supplier Award will be presented at the dinner following the Catering Equipment Technical Conference at the Nottingham Belfry Hotel on the 12th October 2016.
Highlighting the significance of the new news awards, CEDA’s lead on technical support, Peter Kay, comments, “Underlining the vital importance of our members’ and suppliers’ commitment to excellence in technical support and service, technical innovation and personal development relating to technical work is very important to CEDA. Our new technical awards will show all those involved in CEDA and the wider hospitality and foodservice sector that we, our members, and suppliers are committed to outstanding technical service and support.
“We are looking for examples across several categories for individuals and projects that shine when it comes to technical capability and entry forms with nominations need to reach the CEDA office by Wednesday 27th July.”
Details of the awards:
- Groundbreaker Award – This will be presented to a member company to recognize and reward the successful introduction of an innovative project that delivers additional technical customer service benefits
- Industry Technical Rising Star Award – This will be presented to recognize and reward an individual’s outstanding achievement and contribution to the development of the Technical Service and Support provided by a CEDA member company
- Apprentice of the Year Award – This will be presented to recognize and reward an individual’s outstanding progress during their apprenticeship
- Supplier Award – This will be presented to a supplier to recognize and reward their technical support to CEDA members.