A Bristol-based firm has won big at a national awards event that celebrates family businesses.
Almeda Facilities Ltd won ‘Best Business to Work For’ and ‘Family Business of the Year’ in the South West at the National Family Business Awards.
The Awards are recognised as the most sought after when it comes to celebrating the country’s most innovative and successful family firms.
Almeda were crowned on the night alongside businesses such as Pimlico Plumbers, Creative Nature and Leekes.
Brady George, who is Managing Director at Almeda, commented: “To be recognised nationally for two awards is a colossal achievement and demonstrates that we are leading the way both in our sector and as a family business.
“We have worked tirelessly to create a business where people can build a career and work in an environment that places emphasis on health and wellbeing. Almeda is ahead of the curve in that respect and it’s particularly rewarding to have won this award – we have a talented team here and everybody has played a part in making this achievement possible.”
Brady became managing director of family-owned Almeda in 2015, taking over from his father Gary, who set up the business in 2007. The company employ over sixty people and is headquartered in Keynsham.
The National Family Business Awards, which were held in London, were previously known as the Red Ribbon Awards. The event was attended by over 400 guests.
Almeda offers a total facilities and property management solution and has an extensive list of clients that include English Heritage, Triodos Bank, UWE and the Arnolfini.