The LEEA Awards 2019 will take place during LiftEx in a celebration of the Lifting Equipment industry’s achievements
LEEA is excited to announce that this year’s LEEA Awards will be hosted by TV presenter Rachel Riley, the resident numbers expert on Channel 4’s long-running quiz show Countdown.
Following the fantastic success of the inaugural event in 2018, the prestigious LEEA Awards will return to Milton Keynes on 13th November to reward the association’s members and their employees who have made significant contributions to lifting standards in the industry. LEEA has confirmed that Rachel Riley will be this year’s celebrity speaker. ‘We are absolutely delighted that Rachel will be joining us at our Awards ceremony to celebrate our industry’s achievements’ said Ross Moloney, CEO of LEEA. As well as being part of the Countdown team, the Oxford Maths graduate is a regular panellist on the Channel 4 comedy show '8 Out of 10 Cats', has featured on Channel 5’s 'Gadget Show', as well as Sky Sports 'Friday Night Football' and 'Fantasy Football Club', has put her brainpower to the test on 'Celebrity Mastermind', and taken part in 'Strictly Come Dancing'.
The 2nd LEEA Awards play a vital role in promoting the gold standard offered by LEEA members, and they are also crucial in terms of the industry’s sustainability by promoting the impressive work performed by the association’s members and encouraging new recruits.
The Awards include 8 categories:
- Apprentice of the Year
- Innovative Product of the Year
- Manager of the Year
- Safety Award
- Sustainable Solution of the Year
- Unsung Hero
- Customer Service
- Kevin Holmes Award