Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey Alderman Stephen Ross has visited the award-winning GES Group, who recently achieved Investors in People Silver Accreditation.
GES provide power and energy solutions for SMEs and large multi-nationals across a range of industries in the UK, Ireland and beyond. The group has a strong and long-standing trading history, extending across a significant number of industry sectors.
Investors in People sets the standard for better people management and defines what it takes to lead, support, and manage people well recognising the business commitment to providing a great place to work.
Alderman Ross commented: “We are delighted that one of our local businesses has successfully achieved this silver standard and we are immensely proud to have this award winning industry-leading organisation within our Borough.
“This Silver accreditation means that GES Group are among the top 15% percent of organisations assessed by Investors in People. It shows that GES not only value its employees, but is a sign of a great employer who understands that people are what make the difference in organisation.”
Maeve Cunning – Group HR Manager said: “Meeting the requirements of the Investors in People standard is a great accolade, so exceeding it and being reaccredited at a Silver Level is something our whole team at GES Group are proud of.
“We have been really impressed by not only the uptake and engagement of our people companywide, but also their ambition, drive, and determination. This year in particular – a year that tested our industry like never before – I have noted the commitment, resilience, and tenacity of our employees and know that they are the future of GES Group.
“GES Group is a great place to work, and Investors in People helps organisations like ourselves recognise what we do well and area’s we need to improve. We are proud of how far we have come with IIP but equally excited for our journey ahead whilst retaining great people and attracting new diverse talent.
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David Moore, Group Chief Executive added: “I have witnessed substantial progress across the company that reinforces the IIP investment that we have jointly participated in, professional development where individuals and their departments perform better, and where our employees embrace challenges present by the ever-changing market and economy.
“Thanks to all our employees for their hard work and well-earned success in gaining the prestigious Investors in People Silver Award once again. Onwards and upwards for gold”.