Joanna Robinson, MD at ventilation equipment supplier Mansfield Pollard has been named Business Woman of the Year at the Bradford Means Business Awards 2016.
The event, held on Saturday 11 June, highlighted the best companies, innovations and entrepreneurial individuals who have defied tough economic conditions to create thriving enterprises.
Robinson was presented with her award for leading Mansfield Pollard through a period of significant change, which has included restructuring the senior management team, promoting a stronger customer focus and investing in learning and development.
She said: “It was an honour to be announced as Business Woman of the Year at the Bradford Means Business Awards.
“I have a tremendous amount of support from the committed and hardworking team at Mansfield Pollard which has been crucial to the success of the company in recent years and which has worked with me to take the business to the next level.
“We are confident that 2016 will be even better for us and look forward to cementing our place as one of the leaders within the specialist air management sector by offering bespoke products and services that add real value to our customer’s businesses.
“Despite working in a traditional sector we have all worked hard to ensure the business remains innovative and adapts to the changing needs of our customers. We are very excited about the potential which the business has for the future.”