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Richard Irvin Success at HR Network Scotland Awards

Posted: 15th November 2016

Richard Irvin Energy Solution’s Director, Kim Woolner was crowned as HR Director of the Year at the HR Network Scotland Awards in Glasgow on 10th November.


The award was made in recognition of Kim’s hard work and dedication throughout the year including the integration of the HR Strategy into the wider Business Strategy, the development of Career Maps for Trades and her work on Apprentice Development.


Willie MacLean, Richard Irvin’s CEO said: ‘Kim has been a valued member of our Senior Management Team for the last three years and her passion for employee development is infectious.  She has been instrumental in transforming Richard Irvin into the modern, forward thinking, employee centered organization it is today.’


Kim’s success was part of hat trick of nominations for Richard Irvin Energy Solutions at this year’s HR Scotland Awards.


Rachel Forbes was a finalist in the HR Assistant/Officer of the Year category, and the company made it through to the final three in the Best Workplace of the Year category.


For more information on Richard Irvin Energy Solutions visit our website on



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