IoD Scotland Director of the Year 1
Non-Executive Director 2
Emerging Director 3
Public Sector Director4
Third Sector Director 5
Workplace Innovation Director 6
Family Business Director 7
In addition to the main director categories, awards made across the six regions will see individuals honoured as Regional Directors:
Aberdeen & Grampian
Edinburgh, Lothians & the Borders
Fife & Central Scotland
Glasgow & West of Scotland
Highlands & Islands
1 IoD Scotland Director of the Year – the ultimate accolade. Depending on the number of entries, the judges may decide to give more than one award, based on turnover. Nominees will be informed
2 Non-Executive Director Award – there is no phased judging in this category. Please request the category specific form by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or download and complete the form here. Complete and return as per the instructions on the form.
3 Emerging Director Award – open to innovative leaders of new or established businesses who have operated at director level for less than five years.
4 Public Sector Director Award – for individuals who have implemented best practice (improved services to citizens, delivered significant efficiency through use of shared services or innovation) that could be transformational in building a sustainable organisation.
5 Third Sector Director Award – innovative individuals and effective communicators who have achieved organisational goals, followed through on governance initiatives and have a considered approach to risk, and who have successfully raised the profile of their organisation.
6 Workplace Innovation Director Award – this category is open to individuals who are engaging with their employees to unlock potential and who are promoting inclusive employment practices, including diversity, to deliver improved productivity and innovation.
7 Family Business Director Award – this NEW category is open to individuals in second-generation or more family businesses who have responded to the specific challenges that face directors in such well-established family firms and who have contributed to the success of the diverse, dynamic and innovative family business sector.
Read the full Awards Criteria and Guidelines.
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