- Telefónica Tech has been nominated in two categories for its ongoing work with their charity partners.
The first successful category nomination is for Charity Partnership: Community Impact. This recognises a successful partnership with Off the Fence: Gateway Women’s Centre. The second nomination is in the Talent: Outstanding Employee category. This singles out an individual in a company who has made an exceptional contribution to charity with the support of his or her employer. This year's nominee is Rhys Dickinson, Account Manager at Telefónica Tech.
The award has more than 20 categories, recognising the achievements of partnerships and individual teams. The winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on May 19th.
Mark Gorton, Managing Director UK&I: “I’m incredibly proud of this achievement. Bringing people together through their life experiences, showing others that anything is possible, no matter what they have been through. Rhys is a natural, inspirational leader and is an extremely valued member of my team. I’m looking forward to celebrating the great work we do for our charities.”
Martin Hess, Chairman, UK&I added, “Our team has made a real impact to our chosen charities, it’s an important part of our company’s culture. Being shortlisted for the Community Impact Award for our charity partner Off The Fence is a testament of how hard the team have worked in the last year. It’s going to be a special awards ceremony.”
The Business Charity Awards recognise and reward the partnerships between outstanding corporate and not-for-profit organisations and celebrate their achievements.