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OB Shortlisted for Prestigious Investors in People Awards 2017

Posted By: Rob Watson
OB Shortlisted for Prestigious Investors in People Awards 2017

London, UK – Outstanding Branding, a global leader in promotional merchandise and branded product solutions, has been named as a leader in people management practice globally, having been shortlisted in the Best Newcomer Category in the annual Investors in People Awards.

The Inventors in People Awards celebrate the best organisations who put their people at the forefront of business decision making. Winners are announced at a spectacular awards ceremony and dinner at Old Billingsgate, London, on 23 November 2017. Finalists represent the best of the best worldwide.

The 12 Awards categories recognise the organisations that have achieved the highest standards. There are a range of Awards categories, focusing on the main elements of what it means to be an Investor in People, from Excellence in Leadership and Management to Excellence in Social Responsibility to Leader of the Year and Best Newcomer. The Awards provide the opportunity to benchmark against high performing organisations globally.

“It is a privilege to be shortlisted for this award; a clear indication of the dedication and hard work the team has invested in the business,” says Sarah Penn, CEO of #teamOB. “ At Outstanding Branding, we are constantly challenging ourselves with the question: what makes us Outstanding? Each member of the team uses these values in every step of their client, internal and social interactions as well as their decision making processes.”

Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “Once again we have been overwhelmed by the number and calibre of entries received for the Investors in People Awards. It’s fantastic to see so many organisations nominated for outperforming in their sector, demonstrating great people management practice and a commitment to staff development.”


Outstanding Branding has over 8 years’ experience in supplying promotional merchandise, corporate giveaways, and branded clothing to a variety of different businesses throughout the UK, EMEA, North America & APAC. Whether you’re a quaint, little tea shop or a global financier, our team will be able to talk you through exactly what promotional merchandise you need!

At Outstanding Branding, our team is our most important asset. Every member of our team is motivated by an immense pride and commitment to a set of beliefs & values which shape our business and everything that we do for our customers. We have been proud BPMA (British Promotional Merchandise Association) Charter members since the status was introduced in 2011, and all our employees are trained to the highest BPMA standards. Additionally, we are members of ASI and PPAI in the US.

Investors in People is the Standard for people management. The international Standard defines what it takes to lead, support and manage people well for sustainable results. Investors in People works with thousands of top businesses across the world, from Allianz Insurance, McDonald’s restaurants, to Brompton Bikes. With a community of 11,000 organisations across 75 countries, successful accreditation against the Standard is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to sustained success.

Based on a tried and tested framework and a rigorous process of assessment, organisations that meet the Investors in People Standard proudly display their accreditation to the world because they understand that it’s people that make the difference.

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