Catalyst IT a York-based, IT solutions business, romped over the finish line at the 2017 Press Business Awards on Thursday 23 November, winning The Employer of the Year Award.
In their 27th year, and held at York Racecourse, the awards attracted scores of entries and Catalyst IT was shortlisted alongside prestigious companies Autohorn Fleet Services and The Partners Group. Overall the evening celebrated businesses of all sizes and across all sectors. Entries to the awards provide a great indication of the state of the regional economy and the confidence amongst businesses within it.
Commenting on the win, Mark Godliman, Managing Director at Catalyst IT said, “The key to us achieving our operating plan is the team that we have in place. Our people define the values which are the cornerstones of the business and a strong positive culture glues us together. I know that every member of the team was genuinely thrilled simply to be nominated and we are over the moon to have won this award amongst such strong competition. It is superb recognition of all that is truly great about working for Catalyst IT.”
Mike Cawthorn, Sales and Marketing Director, also commented, “This is a great achievement for all the Catalyst team and shows our commitment to continuously improving our working environment. Our core values are firmly embedded and show in our work with clients and through our fundraising events for charities such as Martin House Children’s Hospice and St Leonards Hospice. Undoubtedly Catalyst IT is a fantastic and fun place to work and learn.”Watch the video.