GBUK Ltd wins main accolade at Medilink Awards

GBUK Ltd has won the Outstanding Achievement Award at the prestigious Medilink Yorkshire & Humber Awards.

The black-tie event, held at Sheffield City Hall, was part of Medilink’s inaugural Winter Ball, a celebration of the achievements of the region’s leading Healthcare and Life Sciences organisations.

GBUK Ltd won the main award based on the company’s outstanding financial success, the growth of the company’s North Duffield base, ongoing product innovation and the company’s plans for future development in to international markets.

GBUK LTD Managing Director Mark Thompson collected the award from England Rugby Union legend Brian Moore. Brian gained 64 Caps and was part of an England team that won 3 Grand Slams and in 1991 was voted Whitbread Rugby World Player of the Year. Brian is now a leading sports broadcaster and author.

GBUK Ltd will now be put forward for consideration at the national Medilink UK Awards, which take place at the MedTech Innovation Expo, Ricoh Arena, Coventry, on 29 April 2015.

The company also recently won the Healthcare Manufacturer of the Year category of the Insider Made in Yorkshire Awards and go forward to the Made in UK Awards in June 2015.

Mark Thompson said: “To win this award is a tremendous achievement and caps off a fantastic year for the company.

“To be recognised by our peers from the healthcare sector is extremely gratifying and is well deserved recognition for all of the hard work, enthusiasm and expertise shown by our team.

“This is the second regional award we’ve won this year and we’re now looking forward to that success continuing over the next 12 months. We’ll be working even harder to maintain the exceptional standards we continue to set ourselves.”