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We’ve been named finalists in 2019 Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service

24 Jan, 2019 by Lyba Nasir


Shepherds Friendly is pleased to announce its shortlist in three categories in the 13th annual Stevie ® Awards for Sales and Customer Service.

Categories that we have been named finalist for are; ‘Award for Innovation in Customer Service – Financial Services Industries’, ‘Customer Service Success – Financial Services Industries’ and ‘Collaboration Solution’ for our collaborative Junior ISAs.

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business development team - Laura

21 Jan, 2019

Our business development team goes from strength to strength


We would like to announce and congratulate Laura Hassall in her new role as a Business Development Consultant, as part of our expanding intermediary team here at the Society. 

Laura, joined us in January 2018 and quickly proved her worth in a sales support role. She successfully progressed to a position as business development associate and has now been appointed to a full role within the team.

UK Customer Satisfaction Awards 2019

26 Nov, 2018

Shortlisted for the UK Customer Satisfaction Awards 2019


We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted in the UK Customer Satisfaction Awards 2019, for Best Customer Experience Award category.

The UK Customer Satisfaction Awards, organised by the Institute of Customer Service, recognise organisations and individuals that have implemented successful customer service strategies.

UK & European Employee Engagement Awards

14 Nov, 2018

Finalists for the UK & European Employee Engagement Awards


Shepherds Friendly is thrilled to announce its selection as a finalist for yet another award. This time it is the UK and European Employee Engagement Awards, where we have been selected as finalists for the ‘Employee Engagement Company of the Year’ category.

The Employee Engagement Awards are dedicated to recognising excellence in engagement that inspires action and drives the industry and the employee experience forward.

Stockport Business Awards

19 Oct, 2018

Highly Commended Business of the Year – Stockport Business Awards


We are please to announce we have won the Highly Commended award in the Business of the Year (over £5 million) category at the Stockport Business Awards, which took place at the Stockport Town Hall last week.

The Stockport Business Awards, organised and run by Clarke Nicklin who are also based in Cheadle, celebrate business excellence within the Stockport Borough, in Manchester, with the hope of creating a business community in the area.

British Bank Awards 2019

05 Dec, 2018

Vote for us in the British Bank Awards 2019


We’re delighted to share the news that we’ve been nominated in the British Bank Awards 2019!

We have been selected for the ‘Best Savings Provider’ category, however, to make it to the finalist stage we need your help by voting for us. The vote takes less than two minutes, and to thank you for your time and participation you will also be entered into a prize draw to win a £1,000 cash prize (T&Cs apply), by Smart Money People, the awards organisers.

Budget 2018

31 Oct, 2018

Summary of the Autumn Budget 2018


On Monday 29th October 2018, Philip Hammond delivered the Budget 2018, his third one as chancellor. His 72-minute speech started with him highlighting the hard work done by British people is paying off, heralding an end to the era of austerity.

Below are some of the key points that were brought to light at the Budget 2018.

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