2019 Shortlist

We received the highest number of awards ever this year – up 21% compared to last year, and the standard was extremely high.

Many congratulations to everybody who has been shortlisted.

Outstanding HR Student of the Year
Sponsored by Zellis

  • Hayley Beattie, SHS Group
  • Colleen Henderson, Diageo
  • Aimee Hull, Coca-Cola HBC Northern Ireland
  • Lisa Morgan, NICS HR
  • Orlagh McCullough, Southern Regional College   

Best Change Management Initiative
Sponsored by Hunter Savage

  • Danske Bank
  • NIE Networks
  • STATSports

Best Employee Engagement Initiative
Sponsored by Healthshield

  • Allstate Northern Ireland
  • NI Water
  • Portview
  • Smiley Monroe

Best HR/L&D Team of the Year
Sponsored by Ulster University Business School

  • Antrim & Newtown Abbey Borough Council
  • FinTrU
  • Inspire Wellbeing
  • NI Water
  • Northern Health and Social Care Trust
  • Robinson Services

Best Health and Well-being Initiative
Sponsored by Inspire

  • Allstate Northern Ireland
  • Antrim & Newtown Abbey Borough Council
  • Co-Ownership
  • Dankse Bank
  • NI Water

Best L&D Initiative
Sponsored by Grant Thornton

  • Allstate Northern Ireland
  • Antrim & Newtown Abbey Borough Council
  • Danske Bank
  • Henderson Retail Ltd

Best Diversity and Inclusion Initiative
Sponsored by Eversheds Sutherland

  • Baker McKenzie 
  • Danske Bank
  • Pinsent Masons

Excellence in HR Leadership
Sponsored by Worthingtons Solicitors

  • Baker McKenzie
  • Education Authority NI
  • Robinson Services
  • SHS Group

Best Talent Management Initiative
Sponsored by Danske Bank

  • Allstate Northern Ireland
  • HSCNI Podiatry Services
  • Peninsula

Chair’s Special Achievement Award
Sponsored by CIPD NI Branch and announced on the evening