During the unprecedented pandemic that has negatively impacted workers and employers around the globe, VHR are delighted to receive some good news: we have been shortlisted for the Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2020.
The Awards programme, held in partnership with Starling Bank, celebrate and support the most enterprising minds in Great Britain. The programme recognises companies of all sizes and sectors across the UK.
The Great British Entrepreneur Awards (GBEA) initiative has launched an impressive list of alumni, with previous winners including:
VHR was named a Finalist in the shortlisted selection of the Service Industry Entrepreneur of the Year category.
This category highlights businesses that can demonstrate the following:
VHR’s CEO and Founder Danny Brooks launched VHR in 2003 to create an ethical recruitment company that worked in partnership with clients and benefited businesses, workforces and communities. VHR has since grown to 90 employees and since 2016 almost doubled our turnover from £18million to £36million.
In the past year VHR have:
In 2018 VHR received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade. VHR were recognised as 275th of the Top 500 Recruitment Companies of 2015, climbing to 268th in 2016 and 171st in 2017.
We are particularly delighted to have received the shortlisting news during an unprecedented time for industries, business leaders and employees globally. Throughout the effects of Covid-19 we have been proud of our employees, who have maintained their commitment to excellent service and going the extra mile to help each and every client and candidate.
The GBEA shortlisting announcement follow a year of recognition for VHR, including:
We are thrilled with our GBEA shortlisting and look forward to the virtual Awards ceremony in September 2020.
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