Five minutes with...

Business Manager, Laura Wilson

Laura Wilson

 
Time 304 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Business manager at Northern Ireland Hospice, Laura Wilson, was the inaugural winner of the Unsung Hero of the Year Award at the 2018 Institute of Hospitality Northern Ireland Awards for Professionalism, having been nominated by client relations manager, Suzanne Pollock. 

Full story  

 
Shaun Hollinshead and Garry Billings

Shaun Hollinshead and Garry Billings

Time 324 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Healthcare sites have introduced engagement champions across the country, to encourage better links between clients, managers and operational teams. We spoke to senior operations manager Shaun Hollinshead and porter Garry Billings – both champions at Royal Stoke Hospital – about how they work closely together to create an open and honest working environment.

Full story  

 
5 minutes with…Caroline Jarvis

Caroline Jarvis

Time 360 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Caroline Jarvis started out as a food service assistant at Santander Bradford but her inquisitive nature saw her make swift progress to the role of chef de partie. She recently completed her NVQ 2 in Food Production.

Full story  

 
Abigail Jeffreys

Abigail Jeffreys

Time 422 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Among the historic artefacts and exhibitions which trace the history of modern warfare, Abigail has recently started her career in events and hospitality.

Full story  

 
Tim Holtam

5 minutes with…

Time 470 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Tim Holtam is Sodexo’s head of services at Wythenshawe Hospital in Greater Manchester. He picked up a Star Award in November 2017 for his team’s commitment to safety. Tim tells us more about their success.

Full story  

 
Chef Mathew Shipley showered with accolades just two years into the trade

Mathew Shipley

Time 493 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Chef Mathew Shipley showered with accolades just two years into the trade

Full story  

 
Gio is passionate about food, and developing craft skills

Gio Macori, chef manager on Petrofac’s FPF1

Time 526 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Gio is passionate about food, and developing craft skills; his enthusiasm really motivates the team. His friendly Italian personality means he’s always willing to assist others, embodying our values in terms of customer service.

Full story  

 
CHEF MALCOLM EMERY

CHEF MALCOLM EMERY

Time 589 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Malcolm Emery is no ordinary chef. His glamorous career has included catering the country’s most impressive venues and events; to drop a few names: Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace, the Lord Mayor’s Banquet and Buckingham Palace’s Garden Parties.

Full story  

 
Lisa Maker, Catering Assistant

Lisa Maker

Time 651 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

How long have you worked at Truro High School for Girls?
I have worked at the school for 15 years.

Full story  

 
Tony Crosbie, general manager

Tony Crosbie

Time 674 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

The American Express (AMEX) Community Stadium, nestled in the South Downs, is home to Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club, who recently made it into the Premier League.

Full story  

 
Linda Semple-Lauchlan

Linda Semple-Lauchlan

Time 694 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

5 minutes with... Linda Semple-Lauchlan

Linda Semple-Lauchlan is a cleaning team leader at the Leonardo Helicopters site in Yeovil which builds and develops helicopters for the Ministry of Defence.

Full story  

 
5 minutes with Debbie Dean

Debbie Dean

Time 731 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spent five minutes chatting to Debbie Dean, food services assistant, Nestle Halifax, a recent winner of a regional Star of the Month award.

Full story  

 
I was 17 years of age and I was the youngest shift porter in the team.

Tommy Weldridge

Time 834 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Tommy Weldridge, hospital porter at Wythenshawe Hospital in Greater Manchester.

Full story  

 
Dorina, centre in blue, at the Security awards

We spend five minutes with Dorina Popoveniuc

Time 890 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Dorina Popoveniuc, one of six finalists in the 2016 national Women in Security Awards, run by Professional Security magazine.

Full story  

 
Emma Longmate relishes making the ordinary extraordinary.

Emma Longmate

Time 938 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Emma Longmate relishes making the ordinary extraordinary. As Sodexo’s contract director for seven schools run as part of a private finance initiative (PFI) she’s always looking for ways to exceed her clients’ expectations.

Full story  

 
5 minutes with... Mal Jones, Unilever Port Sunlight

Mal Jones

Time 967 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

I joined Unilever in 1976 at the tender age of 16, working as an office assistant in the wage department at Lever House in Port Sunlight on the Wirral.

Full story  

 
5 minutes with...Robert Taylor, employment coordinator, HMP Addiewell

Robert Taylor

Time 1010 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

Robert Taylor has played an invaluable role at HMP Addiewell since joining in September 2015.

Full story  

 
Five minutes with Tom Martin

Tom Martin

Time 1029 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Tom Martin, student experience manager, Northumbria University.

Full story  

 
Alessandra Merryweather Learning and development manager, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

Alessandra Merryweather

Time 1085 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Alessandra Merryweather learning and development manager, Stoke Mandeville Hospital

Full story  

 
Josh Corbett, Marketing manager, major events, Sports & Leisure

Josh Corbett

Time 1141 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Josh Corbett, Marketing manager, major events, Sports & Leisure.

Full story  

 
Jill Lawrence, office services helpdesk coordinator, Energy & Resources

Jill Lawrence

Time 1184 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Jill Lawrence, office services helpdesk coordinator, Energy & Resources

Full story  

 
Tiffany Hung, contract manager for Horticultural Services, South East

Tiffany Hung

Time 1233 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Tiffany Hung, contract manager for Horticultural Services, South East

Full story  

 
We spend five minutes with Beryl Zarb, catering assistant, Queen’s Hospital Romford

Beryl Zarb

Time 1267 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Beryl Zarb, catering assistant, Queen’s Hospital Romford, 36 years working in hospital catering.

Full story  

 
We spend five minutes with Jack Martin, the Reservations and Reception Agent at Bateaux London.

Jack Martin

Time 1302 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Jack Martin, the Reservations and Reception Agent at Bateaux London.

Full story  

 
Five minutes with Beth Tennison, chef, Saltend Chemicals Park, Hull

Beth Tennison

Time 1339 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Beth Tennison, chef, Saltend Chemicals Park, Hull.

Full story  

 
Five minutes with Jon Andrews, deputy estates manager at Stoke Mandeville Hospital

Jon Andrews

Time 1352 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Jon Andrews, deputy estates manager at Stoke Mandeville Hospital.

Full story  

 
Clare Bradnam, sales manager, Bradford University School of Management and Law (Heaton Mount).

Clare Bradnam

Time 1371 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Clare Bradnam, sales manager, Bradford University School of Management and Law (Heaton Mount).

Full story  

 
Brian Edmed, kitchen porter, Junior Ranks Dining Centre at Battlesbury Barracks, Warminster, Wiltshire

Brian Edmed

Time 1387 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Brian Edmed, kitchen porter, Junior Ranks Dining Centre at Battlesbury Barracks, Warminster, Wiltshire.

Full story  

 
Richard Grundy, security supervisor at Unilever, Leeds

Richard Grundy

Time 1408 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Richard Grundy, security supervisor at Unilever, Leeds

Full story  

 
We spend five minutes with Aoife Keohane, technical laboratory support at GSK, Cork.

Aoife Keohane

Time 1421 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Aoife Keohane, technical laboratory support at GSK, Cork.

Full story  

 
Image Alt Text

Dave Huntley

Time 1436 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Dave Huntley, horticultural instructor at HMP Northumberland.

Full story  

 
Image Alt Text

Pauline Craig

Time 1500 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Pauline Craig, operations manager at Hamilton Park Racecourse in Glasgow.

Full story  

 
Nathan Farrer

Nathan Farrer

Time 1500 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Nathan Farrer, cleaner at Cawdor Barracks, Brawdy.

Full story  

 
Image Alt Text

Lynsey Herkes

Time 1500 days ago Comments 1 comment
 

We spend five minutes with Lynsey Herkes, lounge manager at the Emirates Lounge, Glasgow Airport.

Full story  

 
Image Alt Text

Lynn Jux

Time 1500 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Lynn Jux, receptionist at Toyota, Burgh Heath.

Full story  

 
Charmaine Kennedy

Charmaine Kennedy

Time 1500 days ago Comments 0 comments
 

We spend five minutes with Charmaine Kennedy, retail supervisor at Central Manchester University Hospitals.

Full story  

 
SHOW MORE

News

TT50 2019
 

The Times Top 50 Employers for Women 2019

Sodexo has been named as one of The Times Top 50 Employers for Women for the sixth consecutive year!

 
#WasteLESSWeek
 

Spilling the beans on waste

The Stryker Belfast team lifts the lid on winning the 2018 WasteLESS Week trophy

 
Sodexo Integrator team
 

Industry recognition for Sodexo Integrator team

The Sodexo Integrator solution has been recognised for innovation at this year’s British Safety Industry Federation (BSIF) Awards

 
British Ex-Forces in Business Awards 2019
 

Supporting the front-line

Congratulations to Michael and Jamie who have been shortlisted for awards at the 2019 British Ex-Forces in Business Awards!

 
Sodexo Employee Benefits
 

Your benefits

This week, we are celebrating Sodexo Discounts' sixth birthday - see how much you can save!

 
The King’s Hospital School’s
 

Stars in the making!

Sodexo catering team features on Irish television celebrating The King’s Hospital School’s 350th anniversary

 
Stop Hunger Awards 2019
 

A time to reflect, recognise and celebrate!

Last night (19 March), the Sodexo Foundation Dinner celebrated Stop Hunger by fund raising £174,000 and recognising those who inspire others - #StopHungerAwards

 
Celine
 

Celine has the power!

Huge congratulations to Celine Lutzu who has been awarded with the Freedom of the City of London - one of the oldest traditional ceremonies in the world

 
#IWD2019
 

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Find out what Sodexo is doing to celebrate #IWD2019 taking place on 8 March