Bathroom suppliers, Bristan Group, has won the Excellence in Leadership and Management award at the annual Investors in People Awards 2015, the leading industry event recognising high performance in people management.

The Awards, which received over 400 entries from organisations working in a variety of sectors and locations across the globe, celebrate the best people management practices among Investors in People accredited businesses.

The Excellence in Leadership and Management category recognises investment in people to strengthen leadership capability at every level. Tamworth based Bristan Group, consisting of both the Bristan and Heritage Bathrooms brands, was shortlisted alongside Lexington, MTN Nigeria and Hanover Housing Association, amongst others.

On being presented with their Award by Rob Jones, Jeremy Ling, CEO at The Bristan Group said: "We are immensely proud to have won this award, it marks the outstanding work of all our employees. We're looking forward to continuing to work with Investors in People to maintain our high standard of people management."

Investors in People Awards judge, Rob Jones, said: "All of the submissions were very strong but for me, the distinguishing factor was Bristan Group's passion. There was a clear sense that this had transformed the way people considered the organisation. They should be extremely pleased with their achievement. This accolade demonstrates its dedication to empowering its people, which makes it a truly outperforming company. It is organisations like these that form the backbone of Investors in People."

Investors in People is a global people management standard. The standard defines what it takes to effectively lead, support and manage people for sustainable results. For more information about Investors in People please visit www.investorsinpeople.com.

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