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IRMS Awards - Past Winners
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IRMS Awards - Past Winners

Each year the IRMS recognises excellence in the field of information management with our prestigious Industry Awards. These highly sought-after awards are presented at a glittering ceremony following our Gala Dinner, the centrepiece of our annual Conference.

Below are the names of previous winners of each of our awards.

Professional of the Year Award

2020: TBA
Tim Turner
Sarah Graham
2017: David Paris
(Runners-up: Madi McAllister)
2016: Michael Read
(Runners-up: Alex Fitzgerald, Barry Moult, Jamie McDonald)
2015: Vicky Beddall
2014: Michele Noad
(Runner-up: Jane Proffitt)
2013: Claire Johnson
2012: Jenny Godfrey
2011: Roger Poole
2010: Gordon Hobbs
2009: Cerys Ledger
(Runner-up: Ava Wieclawska)
2008: Heather Jack
2007: Ken Glasgow
2006: Jamie Burton
2005: Dr Julie McLeod
2004: (no award)
2003: (no award)
2002: Alistair Tough
2001: Clotilde Wang
2000: Philip Jones
1999: Carl Newton
1998: Richard Bennett
1997: Bob McLean
1996: Jean Samuel

Team of the Year Award

2020: TBA
Information & Records Management Service, Houses of Parliament
Leicester City Council Information Governance & Risk Team
2017: Fife Council Archive and Records Store Project Team
2016: Warwickshire County Council 
(Runners-up: Chelmsford City Council, London Borough of Barnet)
2015: British Land plc
(Runner-up: Cyngor Caerphilly Council)
2014: Belfast Health and Social Care Trust RM & DP Team
2013: National Archives of Scotland PR(S)A Implementation Team
2012: WASPI Implementation Team
2011: Somerset County Council
2010: Staffordshire County Council
2009: Network Rail
(Runners-up: Camden Children, Schools and Families Records Team, Diageo, Wirral Council)
2008: European Central Bank Records Management Specialists
(Runner-up: Unilever Archives and Records Management)
2007: Scottish Executive
(Runners-up: University of Dundee Centre for Archive & Information Studies,
Falkirk Council Corporate Records Team, National Library of Wales Digital Preservation Team)

2006: Cairn Energy plc
2005: University of Edinburgh
2004: Deutsche Bank Central Business Records Team

Lifetime Achievement Award

2020: TBA
Julia Jones
2018: Denise Lynd
Marc Fresco
2016: Roger Poole  
2015: Claire Graham
John Wilson & Collin Crooks
2013: Sue Garland
2012: Susan Healy
2011: Christopher Johnson
2010: Alison North
2009: Elizabeth Barber
2008: Mike Steemson
2007: Richard Blake
2006: Dr Anne Thurston

Alison North Award for New Professionals

2020: TBA
Alison Forsey
Penny Wright and Ruth Azzam
Jaana Pinnick
(Runners-up: Fiona Firth)
2016: Abigail Wharne
(Runners-up: Sunny Seregen, Katherine O'Keeffe)
2015: Vanessa Platt
(Runners-up: Sian Angharad Morgan, Joe Chapman)
2014: Jonathan Ellis
2013: Bilal Ghafoor & Hannah Burling
(Runners-up: Sarah Palmer, Dr Maryam Borumand)
2012: Scott Sammons
2011: Deirdre Allison
2010: Alison Barnard

Bulletin Author of the Year

2020: TBA
Rowenna Fielding
Andrew Harvey 
Ralph T O'Brien
2016: Alan Bell

Innovation of the Year

2020: TBA
FOI Request Services, Hackney Council & MySociety
Information Governance Support DPO Service for Schools, Essex County Council 
 The re-imagined digital preservation handbook by the Digital Preservation Coalition

Supplier of the Year

2020: TBA
MeLearning Ltd
Egress Secure Email 
Crown Records Management
(Runners-up: Webfooted Designs Ltd)

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