Vikki Jackson-Smith, managing director of J&B Recycling
Independent recycling company, J&B Recycling, has been crowned 'Recycling Firm of the Year' by the international Corporate LiveWire Innovation & Excellence Awards 2018.
After being awarded the 'Most Outstanding in Recycling Solutions' for the previous two years, J&B Recycling has now been recognised and awarded Recycling Firm of the Year, due to its on-going investment and community-based initiatives.
Vikki Jackson-Smith, managing director of J&B Recycling, said: “We’re incredibly proud to have been named 2018’s Recycling Firm of the Year by Corporate LiveWire, and it’s fantastic to be officially recognised for our achievements in 2017. Going forward we will continue to live up to our title, by providing the very best waste management service for all of our customers.”
The awards aim to recognise businesses that are transforming their trade, and setting trends in innovation and improvement throughout their respective industries.
Category winners are invited to an awards ceremony in London where they will be recognised for their overall performance.
A spokesperson from the Corporate LiveWire Awards, said: "Throughout 2017 J&B Recycling has really stood out to our readers and our judges. We are delighted to award them Recycling Firm of the Year and look forward to working with the team in 2018.”
Vikki added: “Through strategically planning investment in improving our quality service, technology and staff training we have built on the momentum of our previous award wins to become a leader in the North East recycling industry.”
The awards were judged by an independent panel that use its collective experience across a range of industries to showcase the most outstanding companies in the UK within a variety of sectors.
The 2018 judging panel featured individuals from high profile firms such as Capita, Prelude and Dealmarket.