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Dispute Resolution Awards Announced

TCM will be sponsoring the 2012 Personnel Today award for `Innovation in Dispute Resolution`.
by Panos Papakostis | 29th May 2012
In 2011, the mediation experts at The TCM Group created and sponsored the inaugural award for ‘Innovation in Dispute Resolution’. The award was a high profile addition to the prestigious Personnel Today awards. We were delighted that the Minister for Employment Relations, Edward Davey MP, attended on the night to present the award. Over eight hundred HR professionals from some of the UK’s top employers attended the event and were entertained by the well-known comedian Jack Dee.

Last year’s award was presented to East Sussex County Council. The judges felt that they most clearly demonstrated innovation, creativity and commitment in this area, becoming the 2011‘Innovation in Dispute Resolution Award’ winner.

TCM is delighted to announce that we are sponsoring the 2012 Personnel Today award for Innovation in Dispute Resolution. The 2012 award is a great opportunity to celebrate the important role that mediation is playing for our many customers.

For any TCM customers who are considering applying for the award, you’ll be pleased to hear that we are available to provide support and guidance – please contact Meghan Arlinghaus on 020 7092 3182 or Lisajay Baker on 020 7092 3186 in the first instance.

You can read more about the 2012 Personnel Today Awards by clicking here.
Last year, during his speech, Mr Davey commented on the way that UK businesses can change their working culture by using mediation. Mr Davey added that he is delighted that David Liddle and the mediation experts from The TCM Group have had the foresight for creating and sponsoring this exciting new award.
David Liddle, CEO of the TCM Group commented today:
“Last year’s awards were a great night for mediation. Sharing a stage with the Rt Hon. Edward Davey MP and listening to him talking so passionately about mediation was inspiring. I am sure that this year’s Personnel Today Awards will be even better"

Notes to Editors
  • TCM is a leading provider of workplace, employment, business and consumer mediation services. They work with organisations across the UK, Europe, Asia and the Middle East to develop constructive, effective and sustainable remedies for conflicts and disputes.
  • The company trains over 1000 individuals in the art of mediation each year. This includes HR professionals, business leaders and other employees who are committed to improving the way that they resolve workplace and business disputes.
  • TCM delivers mediation services to an unrivalled list of some of the world’s leading brands, including Lloyds Banking Group, BT, The Arcadia Group, Marks & Spencer, Vodafone, HSBC and The Co-operative.
  • David Liddle, CEO of the TCM Group, regularly comments on mediation, dispute resolution and labour relations issues in the media including Sky News, BBC News 24, Daybreak, BBC Radio and various trade press.
  • TCM has created and sponsors the first UK award for Innovation in Dispute Resolution in conjunction with Personnel Today.
  • For press and media enquiries, please contact Panos Papakostis on 020 7404 3195 or E-mail: panos@thetcmgroup.com
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