Womble Bond Dickinson (WBD) sponsors the CIPD Awards which will take place at the Marriot Gosforth Park Hotel in Newcastle on Thursday 21 June.
The awards are delivered by the CIPD North East of England Branch in association with the Journal. WBD are one of many sponsors of the awards which celebrate the best in HR and people management in the North East of England.
James Wilders, Partner in the Employment team, will be presenting the Excellence in Employability and Diversity award on the night. The award being presented by James reflects WBD extremely well as the firm strives to create a diverse and inclusive culture to attract and retain the very best people.
Paula Dillon, Board Member and Partner comments:
"As head of Diversity & Inclusion I want to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to reach their full potential, and encourage one another to achieve our goals with courage, determination and enthusiasm. Our Diversity and Inclusion Group as well as our Board agree priorities annually to make sure that WBD remains a supportive workplace, that acknowledges and celebrates difference, and ensure that our people are happiest being their real selves."
Further information on the firm's recent Diversity & Inclusion activities can be found here.