Posted on 27th March 2019
PVL are Double Award Winners at the Gatwick Diamond Business Awards 2019
The Gatwick Diamond Business Awards (GDBA) one of the UK’s most recognised and prestigious business accolades, were held last week with over 600 attendees from companies hoping to win.
This is the 11th year of these awards, recognising companies from all industries within the Gatwick Diamond who set the standard for business excellence across a variety of different disciplines.
PVL were finalists in three categories and won the two most prized awards; Business of the Year and our CEO, Nick Broom, won Business Person of the Year and were runner up for The Award for Innovation & Technology. The ceremony was hosted by Shaun Williamson (aka Barry from Eastenders) who presented the awards on what was a fantastic night for Team PVL!
The Judges from NatWest (Business of the Year 2019 (over £1m) said:
“As market leaders in their field, PVL has been active in updating and enforcing legislation to ensure the latest technology is used to provide protection and visibility in emergency service fleets around the world. All employees are encouraged by exceptional senior leadership with a committed vision to saving lives on the roads.”
The Judges from KPMG (Business Person of the Year 2019) said
“Nick has clearly shown quality leadership at PVL balancing the need to think strategically as demonstrated by overseas expansion and continuously thinking about product development, utilising what made the company successful in their core market. Nick has put the company is in an excellent position to take advantage of the opportunities ahead.”
I am absolutely delighted to receive these prestigious awards. I am proud of the PVL team and the recognition these awards give. We’ve use the judging process and feedback to inform changes where we’ve felt it would make us a better business to work for and with. We continue to strive to be the best, not just in the region, but our sector and around the world; these awards help confirm that we continue to move in the right direction! – Nick Broom, CEO
For more information about PVL UK Ltd, please visit www.pvluk.com
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