MacRoberts LLP sponsors inaugural Diversity Awards
MacRoberts LLP is delighted to be working in partnership with The Herald and GenAnalytics on the inaugural Diversity Awards, in association with Bank of Scotland, which will take place on 13 October 2016. The awards will recognise the outstanding success of companies, organisations, individuals, third sector organisations and community groups.
MacRoberts is proud to be sponsoring the Inspiring Role Model and Lifetime Achievement Award which will be presented to an individual who is recognised for their outstanding contribution to the promotion of diversity and inclusion either in their workforce, charity, community or wider society over the whole of their lifetime.
Katy Wedderburn, Employment Partner and Board Member of MacRoberts LLP, said: “As a modern legal services provider that demonstrates and widely encourages diversity in its workforce and the work it does, we are delighted to support this important event which will recognise the outstanding contributions of all kinds of people and organisations in the promotion and championing of diversity and inclusion.”
Entries are now open and the deadline for nominations is Wednesday 17 August 2016. The awards will be looking for entrants across Scotland who offer their workforce the opportunity to fulfil their ambitions, aspirations and potential. It will be overseen by a panel of judges, chaired by The Herald’s executive editor Barclay McBain and with judges including Jane Gotts, who co-founded GenAnalytics with Professor Lesley Sawers to focus on areas of business performance linked to diversity.
Other award supporters include amiExecutive, Diageo, People Make Glasgow, Skills Development Scotland, Solutions Driven and Taylor Wimpey.
For further details on the awards and to enter, click here.