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At the FSM Awards in London, Marie Arthur won area manager of the year, Linzi Purves won the sports, leisure and event catering award and Fleur Robilliard won the people development award.

FSM AWARDS TREBLE

 
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Three Sodexo employees won their categories in one of hospitality’s most prestigious awards ceremonies.

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SODEXO AGREES TO ACQUIRE CENTREPLATE

SODEXO AGREES TO ACQUIRE CENTREPLATE

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Sodexo has announced an agreement to acquire Centerplate into the Sports & Leisure global segment.

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Pictured at the “Embracing Diversity” career and personal branding workshop hosted by MSD Ireland and Sodexo Ireland on 23 October 2017 were Eva Gallagher, MSD, MMD, MWN, Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland, Ger Brennan, managing director MSD Ireland, Aidan Walker, client relationship director, Sodexo Ireland, Eamonn MacHale, head chef for Sodexo at MSD Ireland and Mairead McCaul, MSD, GHH, MWN.

EMBRACING DIVERSITY

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Sodexo and MSD Ireland took part in ‘Embracing Diversity, Career and Personal Branding’ event that was hosted in MSD’s Dublin office in October and saw nearly 100 attendees receive insights and guidance on how to create, build and maintain a career and personal brand. 

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20% off your Christmas wine!

20% off your Christmas wine!

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Laithwaite’s Wines is offering a 20% discount for Sodexo colleagues on Sodexo Discounts throughout December.

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Springboard trekkers

Springboard Trekkers Announced

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A fundraising expedition in Vietnam is on the horizon for two adventurous Sodexo employees selected to take part in 2018’s Springboard annual charity trek. 

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Have a safe day awards

Have a Safe Day Awards 2017

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Huge congratulations to Dave O’Brien and Alfie Kyle, who have made it to the finals of Sodexo’s global Have a Safe Day Awards. 

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United Nations’ International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December

CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES US TO ‘OPEN UP’ ABOUT INVISIBLE DISABIILITIES

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Sodexo employees are sharing their personal stories in support of the United Nations’ International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December, to help raise awareness of invisible disabilities.

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Pictured representing the companies awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark in 2017 by Business in the Community Ireland were l/r Stephen Wheeler, managing director SSE Ireland, Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland; Valerie Hedin, external communications manager EirGrid; Feargal O’Rourke, managing partner PwC, Cathleen Doohan, human resources and corporate social responsibility director Fujitsu; Dee Forbes, director-general RTÉ; Niall Browne, ceo Dawn Meats and Dave Murphy, ceo, PM Group.

WORKING RESPONSIBLY MARK AWARDED BY BITCI

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Sodexo Ireland has been awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark by Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) at its annual Sustainability Forum on 15 November at Dublin Castle.

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Star awards winners 2017

Star Awards Winners 2017

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Star performers from around the business gathered in London on 23 November as we celebrated the biggest event in the Sodexo calendar. 

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From 21 November log on to Perks at Work

SODEXO DISCOUNTS UPGRADE

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Sodexo discounts is upgrading! From Tuesday 21 November the Sodexo Discounts site will be accessible via Perks at Work. The new website link gives you access to better discounts and a bigger range.

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Schools by Sodexo

NEW IFM AND FOOD OFFER FOR STATE SCHOOLS

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There’s a new integrated facilities management offer for UK state schools taking off in 2018!

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New employee lottery launched

Your Lucky Number

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Your Lucky Number: New employee lottery launched!

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Do you have old iPods and MP3 players lying around in your drawers?

DONATE YOUR OLD IPODS TO A GREAT CAUSE

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Do you have old iPods and MP3 players lying around in your drawers?

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Sodexo and its client, University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) NHS Trust, celebrated two wins at the annual PFM awards held at The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London in November.

SODEXO SCOOPS TWO ACCOLADES AT PFM AWARDS

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Sodexo and its client, University Hospitals of North Midlands (UHNM) NHS Trust, celebrated two wins at the annual PFM awards held at The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London in November.

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New business with Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals

NHS FOUNDATION TRUST CONTRACT

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Sodexo has won a 10-year patient dining and retail services deal with Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and extended its contract with Chesterfield Royal Hospital by seven years.

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UK-based Bibby Marine Services Ltd has awarded Sodexo a two-year contract

NEW CONTRACT WITH BIBBY MARINE SERVICES

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UK-based Bibby Marine Services Ltd has awarded Sodexo a two-year contract to provide catering, housekeeping and laundry services for the new custom-designed Bibby Wavemaster 1 vessel, with the option to extend this to other vessels after a year.

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Delifresh range

CUTTING 86m CALORIES WITH NEW SANDWICH RANGE

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Sodexo has introduced a new sandwich range which will cut 86 million calories a year to consumers.

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Picture shows health and safety advisor for Schools & Universities, Ciaran Butler, and health and safety head for Sodexo in Ireland, Marie Katherine Mayers, with the award.

Ireland safety award reflects huge focus over two years

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The progress made in Sodexo’s safety performance record in Ireland has received external recognition from the National Irish Safety Organisation (NISO).

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Sodexo makes veg pledge

GIVE PEAS A CHANCE

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Sodexo has joined major supermarkets, food-on-the-go chains and manufacturers to commit to increasing the amount of vegetables we use in our meals.

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GENDER PAY GAP REPORT

GENDER PAY GAP REPORT

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Sodexo has published its UK gender pay gap to become an early adopter of new Government legislation. Under new regulations, organisations with more than 250 employees are required to publish gender pay gap data by April 2018.

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Sodexo has retained the catering contract at Birbeck College.

BIRKBECK COLLEGE

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Sodexo has retained the catering contract at Birbeck College.

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Costco voucher

JOIN COSTCO

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Our benefits team is constantly working behind the scenes to negotiate great offers to add to the hundreds already available to all employees via Sodexo Discounts. So we’re excited to announce a brand new offer for you …

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Celebrate Diwali with us

The festival of lights

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It’s a time for firework displays, family feasts and fun with loved ones – and millions of people across the world will be celebrating Diwali later this month. Here’s the low down on this key event in the Hindu calendar. And if you’re celebrating, why not post some pictures to the Sodexo Facebook page?

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Springfield hospital

NEW CONTRACT FOR HEALTHCARE

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South West London and St George’s Mental Health NHS Trust has appointed Sodexo as its new soft services provider.

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This year, marks the thirty year anniversary of Black History Month with thousands of events happening around the UK.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH

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This year, marks the thirty year anniversary of Black History Month with thousands of events happening around the UK. 

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Jonathan Grififiths (pictured right) won £100 in Say Shopping Vouchers

321 Zero competition winner announced

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Jonathan Grififiths won £100 in Say Shopping Vouchers after being picked as the winner in Sodexo’s safety 321 Zero competition.

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Sodexo Ireland’s Veronica Palacios crowned champ

2017 Barista of the Year

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Veronica Palacios, a barista for Sodexo at the An Post staff restaurant at the GPO in Dublin, was crowned the 2017 UK and Ireland Barista of the Year at the Sodexo Salon Culinaire in Ascot Racecourse.

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Salon Culinaire Best in Show winner Phil Clark admitted to being ‘over the moon’ after he bounced back brilliantly from a bad performance in last year’s event to come out top in 2017.

PHIL CLARK IS BEST IN SHOW

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Salon Culinaire Best in Show winner Phil Clark admitted to being ‘over the moon’ after he bounced back brilliantly from a bad performance in last year’s event to come out top in 2017.

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Istvan ‘Steve’ Jonas

Glasgow chef is apprentice of the year

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Istvan ‘Steve’ Jonas, 29, was thrilled to be named as Sodexo’s apprentice chef of the year at last week’s Salon Culinaire.

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Sodexo pulled out all the stops

SALON CULINAIRE 2017

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Sodexo people pulled out all the stops for this year’s Salon Culinaire at Ascot Racecourse, making it one of the best events yet. We’ll be bringing you competitor stories, all the pictures and some great videos in the coming days. Check back soon!

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This sacred festival Sharad Navratri is a nine-day long fiesta

CELEBRATE NAVRATRI

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The Navratri Hindu festival began last week, running this year from Thursday 21 September until this Saturday, 30 September.

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Congratulations to the 11 graduates: Kristian Trend, Alison Harper, Deborah Thomas, John Kidney, Joyce Simpson, Jan Janssen, Kathleen Murray, Kathryn Morgan, Nick Galloway, Gerry Furlong and Samantha Kinloch.

EMPLOYEES HONOURED FOR COMPLETING IFM PROGRAMME

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Huge congratulations go out to a second group of employees who’ve successfully complete Sodexo’s British Institute of Facilities Management (BIFM) accredited training programme.

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Pictured left to right: Dennis McCarroll, baker, Ulster Independent Clinic, Belfast; Dan Cruickshank, head chef, St Andrews College, Dublin; Niall Byrne, head chef, Astellas, Killorglin; Adam Stewart, chef de partie, Allstate, Belfast; Mark Tindale, head chef, Almac, Craigavon; David Fountain, executive chef, PayPal, Dublin and Dundalk and Nicky Reid, executive chef, Almac, Craigavon, 2017 Chef of the Year.

SODEXO IRELAND INNOVATION EXHIBITION AND SALON CULINAIRE

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The stunning setting of the Cliff at Lyons estate in Co. Kildare was a fitting backdrop to the successful Sodexo Ireland Innovation Exhibition, supplier showcase and Salon Culinaire on 7 September.

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Sodexo has announced the acquisition of leading London contract caterer, The Good Eating Company.

THE GOOD EATING COMPANY JOINS SODEXO

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Sodexo has announced the acquisition of leading London contract caterer, The Good Eating Company.

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Lea Eastman-Thomson

Salon champion’s success

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Lea Eastman-Thomson was encouraged to get into culinary competitions by Steve Wylie, his first head chef at Sodexo.

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Eid Ul Adha

Capturing the spirit of Eid Ul-Adha

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Eid ul-Adha (meaning ‘Feast of the Sacrifice’) is being celebrated this year from 1 August to 4 September, and it’s a magical time when Healthcare business development manager Sajna comes together with family to feast, spend quality time with her loved ones and provide her ‘Qurbani’ (sacrifice) of sheep or cow for the less fortunate. This year her Qurbani will feed the poor in Bangladesh.

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The hunt for Sodexo’s best chef has begun!

Are You Our Chef Of The Year 2018?

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This year’s challenge to find Sodexo’s Chef of the Year has begun, with heats soon taking place across the UK and Ireland.

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Call for entries

Salon Culinaire 2017

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This year’s Salon Culinaire returns to Ascot Racecourse on 27 September with guest judges, chef demonstrations, a supplier exhibition, a street food market, as well as new and exciting categories to enter.

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Sodexo has been given the highest badge of honour from the Ministry of Defence for its commitment and support to the UK armed forces community

Sodexo awarded gold from Ministry of Defence

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Sodexo has been given the highest badge of honour from the Ministry of Defence for its commitment and support to the UK armed forces community.

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l/r Manisha Beeharry, FSA, Central Bank, Spencer Dock; Douglas Parmigiani, FSA, Davy; Niltanielle Bispo, FSA, Central Bank, North Wall Quay; Colin Byrne, chef manager, Central Bank, North Wall Quay, Ana Paula, FSA, Central Bank, North Wall Quay, Sigitas Zubrickas, catering manager, Central Bank, Spencer Dock, Aisha Keshinro, FSA, Central Bank, Spencer Dock and Audrius Ruzgus, supervisor, Guinness Storehouse.

Sodexo supports 2017 GAZE Film Festival in Dublin

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Sodexo was delighted to support the gala opening night of the 25th anniversary of the GAZE Film Festival, sponsored by Accenture, on Thursday 3 August in the Lighthouse Cinema in Dublin at which the world premiere of The 34th – the Story of Marriage Equality in Ireland was screened. 

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Jane Farrell is first female trade association chair

Jane Farrell is first female trade association chair

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The new head of security at Sodexo has become the first female chair of the International Professional Security Association (IPSA) in its 59-year history.

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Business win with the DWP

Business win with the DWP

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Sodexo has secured a contract with the Department of Work & Pensions (DWP) to provide an integrated asset and estates management service.

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Did you know that 8.4 million people in the UK are struggling to afford to eat?

Summer Volunteering

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Did you know that 8.4 million people in the UK are struggling to afford to eat?

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Remembering Srebrenica podcast

Remembering Srebrenica podcast

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Marking Srebrenica Memorial Day (11 July).

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Margot Slattery (left) with Sandra Ondraschek-Norris and senior director, Catalyst Europe.

Women in Tech

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Sodexo Ireland teamed up with global non-profit organisation Catalyst on Tuesday 11 July in Dublin, for the ‘Disrupt the Default-Closing the Gender Gap for Women in Tech event.

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17-year-old apprentice chef, Katie Cooper

FutureChef winner enjoys Henley first prize

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The 17-year-old apprentice chef who won Springboard’s FutureChef 2017 competition spent a day with the Sodexo team at Henley Royal Regatta as part of her first prize.

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Setting new targets for 2025

Creating a Better Tomorrow plan

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Corporate responsibility is at the heart of how we do business, and delivering on our commitments is part of our Ambition 2025 corporate strategy. That’s why we’re pleased to be able to share with you Better Tomorrow 2025 – the next stage of our corporate responsibility journey.

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New catering contract with Clifton College

New catering contract with Clifton College

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Sodexo has been awarded the contract to provide catering and hospitality services at Clifton College, Bristol, one of the UK’s leading independent, co-educational public boarding schools.

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Sodexo Chef of the Year joins Michelin-starred Pascal Aussignac

David gets insect cooking bug

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David Hussey joined Michelin-starred chef Pascal Aussignac at a Taste of London event, showcasing insects as a food of the future.

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Check out the new scheme and you could win £50!

New Cycle to Work provider

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Hundreds of Sodexo people have already taken advantage of our fantastic Cycle to Work benefit, and we’ve now teamed up with a new provider to try and encourage even more of you to sign up. What’s more, we’re celebrating by offering two £50 Say Shopping vouchers to anyone who checks out the scheme online during July*, via the Reward Hub.  

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Well done to the whole team!

Trinity Square named ‘Newcastle Student Hall of the Year’

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Northumbria University’s student accommodation, Trinity Square, has won the ‘Newcastle Student Hall of the Year’ at the recent North East Student Housing Awards.

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At the FSM Awards in London, Marie Arthur won area manager of the year, Linzi Purves won the sports, leisure and event catering award and Fleur Robilliard won the people development award.
 

FSM AWARDS TREBLE

Three Sodexo employees won their categories in one of hospitality’s most prestigious awards ceremonies.

 
SODEXO AGREES TO ACQUIRE CENTREPLATE
 

SODEXO AGREES TO ACQUIRE CENTREPLATE

Sodexo has announced an agreement to acquire Centerplate into the Sports & Leisure global segment.

 
Pictured at the “Embracing Diversity” career and personal branding workshop hosted by MSD Ireland and Sodexo Ireland on 23 October 2017 were Eva Gallagher, MSD, MMD, MWN, Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland, Ger Brennan, managing director MSD Ireland, Aidan Walker, client relationship director, Sodexo Ireland, Eamonn MacHale, head chef for Sodexo at MSD Ireland and Mairead McCaul, MSD, GHH, MWN.
 

EMBRACING DIVERSITY

Sodexo and MSD Ireland took part in ‘Embracing Diversity, Career and Personal Branding’ event that was hosted in MSD’s Dublin office in October and saw nearly 100 attendees receive insights and guidance on how to create, build and maintain a career and personal brand. 

 
20% off your Christmas wine!
 

20% off your Christmas wine!

Laithwaite’s Wines is offering a 20% discount for Sodexo colleagues on Sodexo Discounts throughout December.

 
Springboard trekkers
 

Springboard Trekkers Announced

A fundraising expedition in Vietnam is on the horizon for two adventurous Sodexo employees selected to take part in 2018’s Springboard annual charity trek. 

 
Have a safe day awards
 

Have a Safe Day Awards 2017

Huge congratulations to Dave O’Brien and Alfie Kyle, who have made it to the finals of Sodexo’s global Have a Safe Day Awards. 

 
United Nations’ International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December
 

CAMPAIGN ENCOURAGES US TO ‘OPEN UP’ ABOUT INVISIBLE DISABIILITIES

Sodexo employees are sharing their personal stories in support of the United Nations’ International Day for Persons with Disabilities on 3 December, to help raise awareness of invisible disabilities.

 
Pictured representing the companies awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark in 2017 by Business in the Community Ireland were l/r Stephen Wheeler, managing director SSE Ireland, Margot Slattery, country president, Sodexo Ireland; Valerie Hedin, external communications manager EirGrid; Feargal O’Rourke, managing partner PwC, Cathleen Doohan, human resources and corporate social responsibility director Fujitsu; Dee Forbes, director-general RTÉ; Niall Browne, ceo Dawn Meats and Dave Murphy, ceo, PM Group.
 

WORKING RESPONSIBLY MARK AWARDED BY BITCI

Sodexo Ireland has been awarded the Business Working Responsibly Mark by Business in the Community Ireland (BITCI) at its annual Sustainability Forum on 15 November at Dublin Castle.

 
Star awards winners 2017
 

Star Awards Winners 2017

Star performers from around the business gathered in London on 23 November as we celebrated the biggest event in the Sodexo calendar. 

 
 
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