Global meetings and event management agency, Banks Sadler, has been awarded the Investors in People Gold standard.
The agency, which handles over 16,000 meetings and 500 event management projects a year is now a member of the top 7% of accredited organisations across the UK and one of only 1,000 organisations nationwide to achieve the Gold status.
Banks Sadler has held an Investor in People (IiP) award since 2000 and was recently named by Great Place to Work® as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces in the category of organisations with 50–499 employees.
Banks Sadler now employs 200 people in seven offices across the globe.
Paul Devoy, head of Investors in People, said: “Such a high level of accreditation is the sign of great people management practice, and demonstrates a commitment to staff development. Banks Sadler should be extremely proud of their achievement.”
The agency’s group operations director, Karen Rice, said: “We are delighted to have been recognised for the hard work and engagement within our organisation. We are one of only 1,000 organisations nationwide to have been awarded the Gold status and we are committed to the development and progression of our staff. This award has been instrumental in bringing about strong business performance.”