November 18, 2010
We are thrilled to announce that Box UK has been chosen as a medallist, alongside IBM, in the ‘IT Employer of the Year’ category in the BCS and Computing UK IT Industry Awards. This year saw a record number of entries, and the ‘IT Employer of the Year’ was one of the most contested categories, with submissions for many prominent and high caliber companies including FDM and Capgemini.
The winners and medallists were decided following a thorough judging process, with Box UK’s directors demonstrating our commitment to our employees, and to continuing innovation in IT. The results were announced in a lavish prize giving ceremony at Battersea Park Events Arena on 11th November.
‘This has been another exceptional year for the Awards, with winners drawn from a wide range of industries, once again highlighting that IT is truly embedded in our society and brings tremendous benefits to all aspects of life from industry, healthcare through to entertainment and security’, said David Clarke, Chief Executive Officer of BCS. ‘As the Chartered Institute for IT, we offer our congratulations to all those who took part and in particular, the medallists and winners. To qualify as a finalist is terrific; to win is an absolutely fantastic achievement in these highly contested awards.’
Robin Booth, Publishing Director of Computing comments: ‘On behalf of Computing, I would like to congratulate the winners and medallists on their achievements. The UK IT Industry Awards are rigorously judged and as a result truly celebrate innovation and best practice in IT today.’
‘We are very excited to have been recognised as a leader in the IT industry, and look forward to developing our reputation as a great company to work for over the coming months. Judy Haynes, Director of Operations at Box UK said: ‘We’re incredibly proud to be medallists for such a prestigious award. It is a great recognition of our achievements as an employer, and we’re already planning how we can build on this success in the future.’
The BCS and Computing UK IT Industry Awards provide a platform for the entire profession to celebrate best practice, innovation and excellence. In total, the Awards feature 24 categories which cover: Project, Organisation, Technology and Individual Excellence. The categories are open to organisations and individuals involved in IT across the public, not for profit and commercial sectors.
Box UK is a team of 50 experienced web consultants and software developers. Established in 1998, privately owned and profitable every year since inception, our international reputation allows us the privilege of working with the world’s best organisations, from global brands to government. Our passion and enthusiasm permeates everything we do, continually inspiring us to create bold, innovative solutions for our clients and partners.