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The Ardonagh Group shines a light on brightest talent

12 April, 2018 |Ardonagh Group | Awards

On Wednesday 11 April, 250 colleagues across The Ardonagh Group came together to crown the winners of our first ever employee recognition programme, The Spotlight Awards.

It was quite the party at London’s iconic Natural History Museum, with the awards celebrating the excellence, performance and dedication of our best and brightest colleagues across this family of businesses.

From over 450 nominations in December 2017, we whittled it down to 52 finalists across ten categories and can now reveal the winners for 2018:

Community Spirit

Laura Wood, Paul Greenwood and Kev Nicholson – Carole Nash


Zanele Sibanda – Towergate Health and Protection


Direct Group’s Training Team

Judges Choice

Hayley Robertson – Ardonagh Group Corporate Affairs

Leader of the Year

Laura Stace – Towergate Retail

Outstanding Service

Sarah Jones – Towergate Retail


Lyn Wardale – Paymentshield

Rising Star – Highly Commended

Kirsty Wainwright-Noble – Towergate Advisory

Rising Star

Mark Brannon – Towergate Advisory

Sales Person of the Year

Sunny Kalcutt – Chase Templeton

Technical Brilliance

David Wilson – Direct Group

Team of the Year – Highly Commended

Fusion Sports and Leisure – Geo Underwriting

Team of the Year

Partnerships and Household team – Autonet

Congratulations to our winners, finalists and nominees for this year’s awards.

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