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22nd November 2016

NEPO 40th Anniversary Awards

As part of its 40th Anniversary celebrations held in November 2016, NEPO presented a number of colleagues with awards to recognise their contribution to collaborative procurement in the region.
The award winners are listed below:
  • Innovation in Collaborative Procurement (sponsored by Proactis) – NEPO Professional Services Team
  • Contribution to Social Value (sponsored by Interserve) – Graham Kelly (Sunderland Council), Karen Carter (NEPO) and Jamie Thomas (Durham Council)
  • Excellent Contract Management (sponsored by NEPRO Ltd) – NEPO Energy Team
  • Collaborative Procurement Rising Star (sponsored by npower) – Adam Smith (NEPO)
  • Supporting Our Supplier (sponsored by Esh) – NEPO Systems Team
  • Spoke Lead (sponsored by De Poel) – Darlington Council (for Highways Surfacing) and Newcastle Council (for NE12)
  • Behind the Scenes (sponsored by Corona) – Ged Underwood (NEPO)
  • Long Term Contribution to Collaborative Procurement (presented by North East England Chamber of Commerce) – Andrea Tickner (Gateshead Council)
NEPO would like to congratulate all of the winners as well as those colleagues who were nominated for awards. Thanks also to the sponsors for their support in presenting the awards. You can read more about the 40th Anniversary celebrations here.
NEPO 40th Anniversary Award Winners and Sponsors