APMP UK Award Winners 2011 

Every year the APMP UK recognises the organisations, teams and individuals who have shone in the last 12 months.  We're delighted to announce the following winners of our prestigious awards.  Winners were announced at the APMP UK Conference dinner on 19th October at the Belfry Hotel near Oxford.

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Outstanding Newcomer

Outstanding Newcomer (individual). 
Sponsored by rogenSi - to recognise a new recruit to the profession within 
the past 18 months who has made a significant contribution or impact to their organisation. 

Winner - Tasha McErlane of Siemens Enterprise Communications

Innovation Award

thorslundgreenhowinnovation2011Innovation Award (individual, team or organisation). Sponsored by Ricoh – to recognise a new way of making a positive impact to successful bid and proposal management.

Winner - Bombardier Transportation


People Development Award

People Development Award (organisation).  Sponsored by Bid Solutions – to recognise an organisation which has furthered the capability and/or impact of their bid teams to the success of the business.

Winner - Logica

Writing Award

Writing Award (individual or team).  Sponsored by Qvidian – to recognise excellent use of the English language – clarity, brevity and impact.

Winner - Lee Haywood of John Sisk & Son

Bid & Proposal Management Excellence

Bid & Proposal Management Excellence (individual or team). 
Sponsored by Shipley - to recognised outstanding achievements.

Winner - Kristin Thorslund of Bombardier Transportation

Vendor Award for Excellence

Vendor Award for Excellence (vendor organisation).  Sponsored by DHL – to recognise a bid or proposal vendor organisation which has delivered a product or service that has contributed to significant bid or proposal success to a client.

Winner - Bid Management Services


  • The APMP UK Board would like to invite you to submit questions to the Chair, for discussion at our Board Workshops which take place throughout the year.  Please see this link for the dates.  Please email your questions to chair@apmpuk.co.uk

    Opportunity to submit questions to the Board

  • The APMP UK Chapter is pleased to welcome Jon Darby as its new Chapter Chair.

    Jon has over 20 years of business winning experience in the ICT, defence, police, rail and logistics markets with a track record of winning multi £m bids in the public and private sectors. Jon is experienced at leading opportunities through all stages of the bid campaign and has led global bid teams from Italy, Germany, Netherlands to the US. Jon is a certified proposal professional and has served on the APMP UK board as Marketing & PR Director and COO since 2012.

    FINAL PRESS RELEASE 18th January 2018 Appointment of new UK Chapter Chair

  • The APMP UK Chapter is pleased to announce the election of Jon Darby as its new Chief Operating Officer for 2017, following which he will succeed Amanda Nuttall as CEO following completion of her term in January 2018. 


    FINAL PRESS RELEASE 5TH OCTOBER 2017: Appointment of new Chief Operating Officer

  • There's just three months to go until our 15th APMP UK Conference in October, and to celebrate, here's our Top 3 reasons why you should attend:


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