Ray Taylor, Operations Director for Aramark Northern Europe, has been shortlisted in the FM Professional of the Year category, as part of the 2019 Facilities Management Awards.
The awards celebrate the achievements of professionals, teams and organisations within the facilities management (FM) sector. The awards recognise those that have made a positive contribution to the knowledge, practical application and communication of strategies to improve the sustainable performance of their premises, while adding to the core value of their clients’ business.
The winners will be announced at the six annual FM Awards gala ceremony on Wednesday, January 31st. An independent panel of judges, representing the FM industry, will determine the award winners.
Stuart McIntosh, Head of AWS Ireland, said: “We are immensely proud of Ray for receiving this nomination. Aramark is committed to providing all of our customers with the best possible offering and service. We are constantly striving for excellence. Ray embodies this by constantly seeking new and innovative approaches to delivering for our customers alongside an ability to be reassuring and persuasive for both customers and colleagues.”
Shane Flynn, Managing Director, Food Services & Facilities Management, said: “The Facilities Management Awards is the premier awards programme for benchmarking excellence within Ireland’s FM sector and I am delighted that Aramark has been recognised and Ray Taylor has been shortlisted for FM Professional of the Year.”
“Ray is a rare FM professional who spans all aspects of FM from technical services to catering. He develops deep client relationships and always delivers on his promises. He is a very popular leader with his team, colleagues and demonstrates loyalty, commitment and trust in all his interactions.”