The annual BIFM Awards offered a unique opportunity to celebrate the Individuals and organisations driving innovation and delivering exceptional results in facilities management. The highlight of the BIFM calendar, the winners were announced during a dazzling Awards ceremony attended by 1,200 FM professionals and hosted by TV comedian, stage actor and movie star Stephen Mangan at London’s prestigious Grosvenor House Hotel.
The Awards, supported by headline sponsor, Carillion celebrated the very best the FM industry has to offer, honouring outstanding contributions helping to advance the FM profession and industry, with 12 awards across the categories of People, Innovation and Impact.
This year BIFM celebrated the contribution of People with five awards; Lifetime Achievement, Newcomer of the Year, Manager of the Year, Team of the Year and Leader of the Year.
Eager to benefit the wider FM industry, BIFM is releasing case studies in relation to each of this year’s winners, highlighting their projects, experience and expertise which may be beneficial to BIFM members and the FM industry at large. The first release of case studies covers the BIFM Awards’ People category, highlighting the contribution made by this year’s winners.
BIFM Awards Chair of Judges, Steve Gladwin said: “Our Awards offer a unique platform, with the BIFM name synonymous with quality and standard. Our Awards are supported by a robust and independent judging process which ensures our winners are truly worthy of such recognition.
“We are always delighted to see our Award winners flourish, sharing their learnings with others within the FM industry along the way, and this is why we are eager to share case studies in relation to each of our 2017 winners, beginning with those within the category of People. This is an excellent opportunity to highlight best practice and demonstrate the impact that outstanding individuals and teams can make within FM.”
Select a BIFM Award category to read the case study:
Lifetime Achievement, sponsored by Baxter Storey and Portico
Marilyn Standley, FBIFM
BIFM Newcomer of the Year, sponsored by Sodexo
Conrad Dinsmore, ISS Facility Services
BIFM Team of the Year, sponsored by PTSG
Carillion Services, Northwood Headquarters
BIFM Manager of the Year, sponsored by Skanska
Mike Gibson, ENGIE
Leader of the Year, sponsored by Screwfix
Andrew Smart, Cushman & Wakefield