2015 Winners

Congratulations to the 2015 Excellence in Diversity Awards winners

Excellence in Diversity Awards 2015 Winners
Diversity Champion Awards

Recognises an individual who has shown outstanding initiative to promote diversity internally and externally, making a positive difference in other’s lives through significant contributions to social justice, equality and diversity.

The winners of the 2015 Diversity Champion Awards:

Employee of the Year Award

Showcases the excellent commitment an employee has made into actively developing an inclusive workplace for fellow employees – where fairness, respect, equality, dignity, and autonomy are at the forefront of their values and promoted as part of their everyday goals and behaviour.

The winner of the 2015 Employee of the Year Award:

Damian Kitson –

Best Diversity Resource Award

Recognises an organisation that has shown outstanding dedication to supplying diversity related resources such as jobsites, diversity training programmes, e-learning and diversity marks.

The winner of the 2015 Best Diversity Resource Award:

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Outstanding Diversity Network Award

Identifies the outstanding contribution of an employee network that has tackled issues internally or externally to influence change in the field of equality and diversity.

The winner of the 2015 Outstanding Diversity Network:

HSBC Balance

Diverse Company Awards

Identifies a company that has shown outstanding contribution to harnessing diversity within their workforce, actively taking the lead to highlight the business case for diversity within their industry.

The winners of the 2015 Diverse Company Awards:

St Giles Trust
St Giles Trust

Charity Sector

The Open Uni
The Open University

Education Sector


Housing Sector


Private Sector


Public Sector

Diversity Marketing Campaign of the Year Award

Marketing has a major role in communicating the value of a product to the British public, and this award identifies an innovative marketing campaign that has challenged discrimination and reflected the diversity of the UK through radio, television or print campaigns.

The winner of the 2015 Diversity Marketing Campaign of the Year Award:

Youth Media Agency
Youth Media Agency #Presschange4youth

Head of Diversity & Inclusion Award

Highlights the excellent achievements of the Head of Diversity within a particular organisation that has shown leadership, commitment and motivation – driving the diversity agenda throughout an organisation and the wider community.

The winner of the 2015 Head of Diversity & Inclusion Award:

Sarah Churchman –

Lifetime Achiever Award

Honours an individual who has devoted a major portion of their professional life to enhancing the practice of equality and diversity, making significant, innovative, and cumulatively outstanding contributions to the cause.

The winner of the 2015 Lifetime Achiever Award:

Julie Charles

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