A GLASWEGIAN based business is celebrating after scooping a prestigious local government award.
Alliance Scotland collected an innovation award at the prestigious Scotland Excel Supplier Excellence Awards, held at the Radisson Blu in Glasgow on 11 May. Around 380 guests from across the public and private sectors attended the glittering ceremony hosted by broadcaster, Dougie Vipond.
The award was in recognition for Innovation in a large business. The Supplier Excellence Awards is the only award programme dedicated to the role of suppliers in public procurement, and celebrates the economic, social and environmental benefits delivered for communities through Scotland Excel contracts.
Kieran Brennan, the general manager of Alliance Scotland said: “I am so proud of the Alliance Scotland team for all the work they do every day and want to thank Scotland Excel for recognising the hard work they do to ensure we meet the needs of our customers every day.”
Scotland Excel’s Chief Executive, Julie Welsh said: “We are delighted to recognise the vital role of businesses that go the extra mile when providing goods and services through our contracts.”
“It’s right and fitting that companies such as Alliance Scotland, which demonstrate excellence when supporting the delivery of public services, are applauded for their achievements. The standard of entries for this year’s awards was higher than ever. On behalf of Scotland Excel, I’d like to congratulate Alliance Scotland on their well-deserved success.”
Scotland Excel is the centre of procurement expertise for local government in Scotland. The Supplier Excellence Awards are open to more than 1000 suppliers participating in their national framework.