UK Final IoD Director of the Year Awards

Lea Glover by Lea Glover
Author: Lea Glover Date: 02/11/2015

Northern Ireland SME Director of the Year, Jeremy Biggerstaff, is Highly Commended in the UK Final IoD Director of the Year Awards. 

The UK National Director of the Year Awards 2015 was held at the prestigious Lancaster London Hotel on 23rd October to recognise directors at the forefront of leadership excellence. Open to directors across the business spectrum, the prestigious Director of the Year Awards led by the Institute of Directors, gathered a selection of winners from the regional IoD Director of the Year Awards held throughout the UK, and determined through a comprehensive judging process, the best in their field.

Jeremy Biggerstaff, Managing Director of Flint Studios based in Belfast, Northern Ireland was highly commended in the SME Director of the Year category, open to directors of companies with an annual turnover of under £10million. Jeremy was named SME Director of the Year at IoD Northern Ireland First Trust Bank Awards in 2014. As a winner of the regional awards, he entered and was shortlisted for the national IoD Director of the Year Awards.

Established in 2011, Flint Studios is enjoying phenomenal growth in a number of markets and now employs 20 members of staff, supported by a board of directors and an external non-executive chairman. In short space of time, Flint Studios has flourished into a full-service web solutions provider in the UK and Ireland, with double digital revenue and profit growth year on year.

Jeremy said: “Flint Studios is on a clear path, successfully working towards core business growth and investment, development of product offering, geographical expansion and building partnerships with complementary suppliers.”

He continues “I am delighted to be highly commended in the UK finals of the IoD Awards. Congratulations to all the Director of the Year Winners. It fantastic endorsement of the high standards of corporate governance and innovative leadership from some of the country’s finest companies and most inspiring directors.”