RLC Foundation Awards Dinner – Wednesday 6 November 2019
The 5th RLC Foundation Awards Dinner took place at Dalton Barracks Officer’s Mess, Abingdon on Wednesday 6 November 2019. This event acknowledges achievements by the military, commercial and academic communities within the Foundation objectives of partnering and professional development. We had 100 people attend, the food was excellent and entertainment was provided by the Band of the Royal Logistics Corps and the Corps of Drums. The Awards Dinner was kindly hosted by Lieutenant General Sir Mark W Poffley KCB OBE, the Master General of Logistics.
The 7 Award categories, sponsors and winners were as follows:
RLC Foundation Mentoring Support Award – Sponsored by Royal Mail – Winner Mr Sion Farrell, Continuous PD Centre Manager, Food, Services Training Wing (FSTW) Worthy Down.
RLC Foundation Industry Professional Development Award – Sponsored by TVS Solutions – Winner Kuehne + Nagel
RLC Foundation Regional Partnership Award – Sponsored by DHL – Winner BDUK
The Best Professional Article in the Review Magazine Award – Sponsored by Kuehne + Nagel – Winner Lieutenant Alex Rootes – 6 Regiment RLC
RLC Foundation Thought Leadership Award – Sponsored by Wincanton – Winner World Fuel Services (WFS)
RLC Foundation Junior Initiative Award – Sponsored by Leidos – Winner Cpl Claude Keogh – 17 Port& Maritime Regiment, award collected by Major Tom Goodall & Lt Adam Stephenson – 10 The Queen’s Own Gurkha Logistic Regiment.
RLC Foundation Apprentice of the Year 2018 – Sponsored by WFS – Winner Private Sheldon Samuel – 27 Regiment