PersonAwards 2017

Posted on
06 October 2017

What a magical night at the PersonAwards, celebrating the fantastic people who work in and with our fabulous organisation.  A massive congratulations to all the nominees, finalists and winners of this year’s awards


Team of the Year – Pinfold

Support Service Award – Lesley Barrass

Employee of the Year – Juliet Goss

Young Carer of the Year – Liam Shellard

Learner of the Year – Catrina Kay

Innovation Award – Persona Friendship Group – Angie cooper, Chris Dawson, Ali Chappell, James Green

Volunteer of the Year – Christopher and Peter Bryant Hall

Dignity Award – Sue Stockman

Making a Difference to Customers – Mags Grainge and Janet Freeman

Manager of the Year – Lisa Beamer



The evening was attended by 150 people including Staff, Managers, Sponsors, Board, Shareholder Panel and members of our Stakeholder and Employee Forums.  All guests were welcomed with an arrival drink followed by a celebratory 3 course meal.


The night was compered by Bill Woolland – a local comedian and everyone was wowed by the fantastic close up magic provided by Ian Lavin.


Many thanks once again to all our sponsors who without their support we wouldn’t be able to hold such an event. 


Horsfield and Smith


Simply Moving and Sleeping

Ainsworth and Parkinson

Annabelles Challenge

Bury Community Network

Tutor Doctor

BrandIdol / Saftey Net

Ravel Continuing Care



The event was also a celebration of Persona’s 2nd anniversary of stepping out of the Council in October 2015.


Persona is unique because of its people – we are a people business and let’s look forward to next year.


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