ServiceMaster Newbury’s AGM theme was “Developing our People – Progressing our Business” was held on 23rd March, celebrating steady company growth and staff development in 2017.
Abby May, New Business Development Manager, reviewed sales growth across the business. Inga Parnell, Commercial Contracts Manager explained how the Commercial Services team continues to develop to deliver a high quality service in a competitive world. This theme was echoed by Tania Gostling, Communal Services Manager and recognition was given to the team.
Ian Leamon, Residential Services Manager highlighted the specialist work Technicians deliver to homeowners as well as support given to other departments. The Human Resources Department kept us abreast of developments in a changing world.
Andre Gottemaker Business Operations Manager introduced the new structure of Business Services Department.
Guest speaker, Mark Denton with his compelling presentation “Leadership and Teamwork in the Eye of the Storm”, shared lessons learnt as he skippered a yacht in the gruelling BT Global Challenge round the world yacht race.
The highlight of the AGM was the presentation of the prestigious Avril Bannister Award for 2017. Doreen (Jaz) Baxter was awarded the Avril Bannister Award in recognition of her leadership and commitment.