Best Practice Awards 2015

The Winners of the Trade Association Best Practice Awards 2015 have been Announced!

The prestigious Trade Association Forum (TAF) Best Practice Awards and Dinner 2015 was held on Thursday 9th July 2015 at the Shakespear UnderGlobe in London to coincide with the Forum's first Annual General Meeting and the Annual Conference.  The Awards recognise, reward and promote best practice amongst Trade Association in the UK and are a chance for TAF members to showcase their hard work and achievements during the last twelve to eighteen months. 


The Trade Association Forum is delighted to announce the winners of the 2015 Best Practice Awards as follows:

BIS Sector Representation

Winner

The Association for Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed

Highly Commended: The British Insurance Brokers' Association

Commercial Initiative Award

Winner

British Home Enhancement Trade Association

Conference of the Year

Winner

Fork Lift Truck Association

Corporate Social Responsibility Award

Winner

British Coatings Federation

Digital Campaign of the Year

Winner

British Woodworking Federation

Event of the Year

Winner

The Association for Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed

Exhibition of the Year

Winner

Manufacturing Technologies Association

Highly Commended: The National Caravan Council

Magazine of the Year

Winner

National Association of Funeral Directors

Membership Success of the Year

Winner

Builders Merchants Federation

Highly Commended: National Hairdressers' Federation

NCFE Skills Development Award

Winner

Builders Merchants Federation

Publication of the Year

Winner

CEDIA UK

Highly Commended: National Hairdressers' Federation

Social Media Award

Winner

National Hairdressers' Federation

Website of the Year

Winner

International Cotton Association

The Special Award Winners are as follows

Outstanding Contribution Award

Alan Slater, MBE, National Association of Funeral Directors

UKAS Leadership Award

Stephen Vickers, British Association of Removers

Trade Association of the Year

The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed

Many of the winning entries will be featured in the Forum’s TA Best Practice Exchange which will be held in London on Thursday, 5th November 2015.

TAF would like to give a huge thank you to the sponsors for the Best Practice Awards 2015: Headline sponsors, UKAS and additional sponsors; The Department of Business, Innovation and Skills, Borough IT, bsi, Croner, Dubai Convention and Events Bureau, e-mango and NCFE.