Posted on Mar 15th, 2021 by Natalie
There was cause for celebration this month as Tech Returners brought home its' second award in as many months.
CEO Beckie Taylor was crowned Transformational Leader at the Northern Power Women Awards, which highlights the achievements of women working to accelerate gender diversity, whilst Tech Coach and Software Developer Ellie Judge won Technology Professional Of The Year at the Made in Manchester Awards which took place in February celebrating the region's young talent.
The win for Judge was made even sweeter as she took the title from Tech Returners Co-Founder and CTO James Heggs, making it the second year in a row the accolade has been won by the organisation. Talent Partner Bobby Blaney was also shortlisted in the HR & Recruitmemt category for the awards.
The Northern Power Women Awards which took place on International Women's Day saw a slew of female talent from across the region recognised with a record breaking 1,482 nominations for the awards.
Beckie adds the award to a growing list including shortlisting in the Women in IT Awards 2017 Advocate of the Year and Voted one of the Top 30 Women In Tech for Greater Manchester 2018, named one of Computer Weekly’s Most Influential Women in Tech 2019 and 2020 and one of the 2020 Women in Software Changemakers List.