Airways chairman, Martin Broughton was
awarded a knighthood for services to business in the New Year’s Honours List
published 31 December 2010.
Robyn Jones, co-founder and chief executive
of the catering and event group CH&Co picked up an OBE for her services to
the hospitality sector, while Brian Ambrose, Chief Executive, George Best Belfast
City Airport was awarded an OBE for services to
the aviation industry.
Head of Catering and Event Management
at the University
of Leeds, Beverley Kenny,
was awarded an MBE, along with Visit Scotland’s Commercial Partners Director
Elizabeth Buchanan and Visit York’s chief executive Gillian Margaret Cruddas.
John Collins from Tetbury in Gloucestershire and
Gerard Richardson from Whitehaven, Cumbria, received an OBE for services
to the tourism.