• Pinnacle receives award for supporting armed forces

        • Cardiff-based, the Pinnacle Group, has a received Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) ‘Silver Award’ from the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for its support of the armed forces community.

          Pinnacle received the award along with 18 other Welsh employers, including local authorities and private sector employers, ranging from micro-employers to small and medium-sized enterprises based in Wales.

          Clive Hamilton, CEO of the Pinnacle Group, will be formally presented with a certificate at the 2018 Armed Forces in Wales and ERS Silver Awards Ceremony in Cardiff, in November.

          The Rt Hon Tobias Ellwood MP, Minister for Defence Personnel and Veterans said, “I am delighted to congratulate the recipients of this year’s Employer Recognition Scheme Silver awards. A Silver award recognises the fantastic efforts of employers throughout the UK who have both elevated their commitments under the Armed Forces Covenant and provided actual benefit to the armed forces community.

          “The winners should all be proud of the life-changing impact and fresh opportunities they are providing to our reservists, veterans, wounded, injured and sick and their families. We’ve seen a record number of winners this year, which shows that the armed forces family talent pool is also providing tangible business benefit.”

          The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme recognises those who demonstrate or advocate support to the armed forces community and align their values with the Armed Forces Covenant, a pledge from the nation that those who serve or who have served and their families, are treated fairly.

          Silver award winners must meet varied criteria, such as; employ at least one individual from the armed forces community, actively ensure that their workforce is aware of their positive policies, demonstrate support to mobilisations of reservists and provide at least five days additional leave for training.

        • Stay up to date - Click here and register for FREE Channel Info online membership and enjoy unlimited access to a host of benefits including the exclusive members area of the website, downloadable business tools, current and back issues archive, priority breaking news alerts, weekly e news summary and the Channel Info app

        • Related Articles

        • Nemo & Office Club unveil sector specific targeted marketing

          Nemo & Office Club unveil sector specific targeted marketing

          Wednesday 17th Feb 2021
          Dealer groups Nemo and Office Club are helping members to seek out opportunities in the marketplace with a series of direct marketing tools that help dealers to demonstrate their expertise as a supplier to specific business sectors. The Direct Marke...Read More...
          SYNAXON UK adds Northamber to EGIS online channel stock and pricing portal

          SYNAXON UK adds Northamber to EGIS online channel stock and pricing portal

          Monday 15th Feb 2021
          SYNAXON UK, the channel services group, has announced that the full portfolio of products stocked by leading distributor Northamber, has been added to its EGIS stock availability and pricing platform. Northamber is the latest in a string of addition...Read More...
          Integra and Planet Mark launch Carbon Clinics

          Integra and Planet Mark launch Carbon Clinics

          Wednesday 10th Feb 2021
          Sustainability is still high on the agenda for Integra and its members. In partnership with Planet Mark, Integra has recently launched free Carbon Clinics to further support members when it comes to adopting and implementing a sustainability strategy...Read More...
                • About Us

                  Channel Info is the leading source of business news and information for the office dealer and reseller market. Our multi-platform approach delivers relevant, engaging and focussed content via our main printed magazine, supplements, website, digital editions, apps, newsletters and bespoke communications with an unrivalled reach across the industry. A highly trusted and respected brand for many years, the team behind Channel Info has over 60 years experience collectively in the office products, furniture, equipment and technology markets Channel Info continues to develop and adapt in order to meet the changing information needs of its readers.

                  For our latest Media packs and more details on our range of services click here

                • View Latest Issue