Gracie Smith - 'Highly Commended Apprentice of the Year' 2019.

Russell Richardson are proud to celebrate a double success at the Barnsley & Rotherham Chamber Awards at Magna on Friday 18th October.

The Sheffield based shredding, recycling and archiving company were awarded ‘Highly Commended’ in the Workplace Wellbeing category. The award recognises the company’s commitment to providing a positive environment for their employees and provisions that will impact the health and wellbeing of staff member. 

Also, 'Highly Commended' was Russell Richardson’s marketing apprentice, Gracie Smith, who was shortlisted for the Apprentice of the Year Award. This achievement recognises the individual who has made a brilliant contribution and commitment to their workplace. 

“I am very appreciative to be awarded ‘Highly Commended Apprentice of the Year’. I am honoured that all of my hard-work and enthusiasm has been recognised”, commented Gracie Smith. “Working with such an amazing group of people at Russell Richardson motivates me to achieve my full potential; I always ensure that I complete all tasks to the best of my ability. I am overwhelmed by all of the support so far and am determined to be successful within marketing now and in the future.” 

The team had a brilliant night celebrating their achievements along with all of the other shortlisted businesses and winners from the awards ceremony.