Connect Yorkshire members and EIRs were amongst the winners at the 2021 Northern Leadership Awards
The winners of the 2021 Northern Leadership Awards were announced at an awards ceremony attended by business leaders and professionals from across the region.
Around 300 people attended the awards night held in The Midland, Manchester, which recognised those individuals and organisations that have shown resilience, innovation, and strength over the past 18 months.
Below are the Connect Yorkshire members and EIRs that won their respective categories. Conecgratulations to you all:
Young Leader: Harry Bliss Champion Health
Public and Third Sector Leader: Kate Hainsworth, Leeds Community Foundation
Top 50 City Region Leader Sheffield: Chris Rea CBE DL, AESSEAL
Leader of the Year: Chris Rea CBE DL, AESSEAL
Shelina Begum, North West editor of TheBusinessDesk.com said: “The past 18 months has seen businesses face numerous challenges from the pandemic to Brexit to a growing skills gap and even the recent fuel crisis.
“Business leaders have had to respond to these challenges through sheer determination, strength, shared purpose, innovation, collaboration and resilience.
“Our shortlist and winners showcased the best of the regions leaders who were able to demonstrate those qualities that not only shone through, were inspiring as well as empowering.
“We were proud to celebrate with them and it was great to see so many leaders from across the North come together for our awards evening.”