The 15th year of the BIFM Awards in 2015 saw some great winners covering the breadth of facilities management’s people, innovation and impact, you can learn more about the winners below.

PEOPLE

Facilities Manager of the Year
> Winner: Alan Russell, London Heathrow Airport Ltd
> Highly Commended: Diane Thorpe, Hearst Magazines UK

FM Team of the Year
> Winner: Nationwide & Carillion plc
> Highly Commended: JLL Integrated Facilities Management – JLL EIMEA Team

Learning and Career Development
> Winner: McFarlane Telfer
> Highly Commended: London Heathrow Airport Ltd – Learning and Development from School to Retirement
> Highly Commended: Mitie Client Services

Rising Talent in Facilities Management
> Winner: Tanya Horscroft (née. Brick), Capita
> Highly Commended: Andy John, Amey

Lifetime Achievement
> Winner: Martin Pickard

INNOVATION

Innovation in Technology and Systems
> Winner: NG Bailey powered by Elutions – Giving Morrisons a Rare Energy Solution
> Highly Commended: Cofely with Synoptic Technologies – Uncovering Sustainable & Innovative Technologies

New Product or Service of the Year
> Winner: Skanska – Waste Management Service

IMPACT

Brand Impact (new category for 2015)
> Winner: Sodexo UK&I – Sodexo Brand Ambassador Programme
> Highly Commended: intu RS – The creation of intu Retail Services

Impact on Customer Experience
> Winner: Heathrow Airport Limited – Terminal 2 Engineering and Facilities
> Highly Commended: Carillion – The Customer Experience Centre
> Highly Commended: King’s College London – Fit For King’s

Impact on Sustainability
> Winner: The NEC – Our Sustainability Journey
> Highly Commended: British Land and Broadgate Estates – Sustainability Achievements 2009 to 2015 – Energy Reduction and Community Engagement
> Highly Commended: The Royal Bank of Scotland – Innovation and Partnerships for Business and Environment

Impact on the Workplace
> Winner: Airbus UK – Future Filton
> Highly Commended: Halfords Ltd – The Drive to Engage

Societal Impact
> Winner: Cofely & North East Lincolnshire Council – North East Lincolnshire Regeneration Partnership
> Highly Commended: Robertson Facilities Management – Robertson Communities