GO Awards

YPO recognised for public procurement excellence

YPO shortlisted in two categories at the National GO Excellence in Public Procurement Awards

By YPO

YPO is delighted to have been nominated as finalists in two categories at the National Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards 2014/15.

Alongside partner organisations, YPO has been shortlisted in the Team of the Year Award (Local Government and Consortia) and Collaborative Procurement Initiative of the Year Award categories.

Simon Hill, Managing Director – YPO said: “The nominations are a fantastic recognition of progress with regard to our procurement activities. We are delighted to achieve finalist status alongside our collaborative partners and look forward to the ceremony on 19 March.”

Grahame Steed, Lead Judge, National GO Awards 2014/15 said: “This year’s submissions demonstrated the incredible breadth and depth of activity, innovation and commitment across the sector. The judging panel were impressed by the desire of all shapes and sizes of organisation to make positive change to their approach to procurement.”

The National GO Awards 2014/15 will be held on 19 March at the Hilton Metropole Hotel, Birmingham. The full list of National GO Awards 2014/15 finalists can be found on the awards website.