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'Network of the Year' and 'Personality of the Year' finalist 2019

September 2019


Russell Bedford has been selected as finalists in two categories in this year’s International Accounting Bulletin Digital Accountancy Awards: ‘Network of the Year’ and ‘Personality of the Year’.

Nominees for ‘Network of the Year’ had to demonstrate the execution of profitable growth strategies and be recognised by the industry as a reputable brand that consistently delivers high quality professional services. The winner will have excelled in a number of key strategic and operational areas over the past 12 months and be compliant with the IFAC definition of a network.

This year, Russell Bedford received its first ever nomination for ‘Personality of the Year’. In line with the criteria for the award, Russell Bedford is a passionate ambassador for addressing the issues that are affecting the profession and has a vested interest in working through the challenges that affect its members. Through a vibrant and positively fresh personality, opening dialogue on key issues and maintaining a progressive and solution-based attitude, the network is kept firmly on the path of continuous development.

Speaking about the nominations, Russell Bedford CEO, Stephen Hamlet, said: “It’s an honour to be nominated for the second year running for ‘Network of the Year’, and picking up a second nomination is the icing on the cake. We are indeed a network that is full of enthusiastic and talented individuals and it is their hard work, motivation and dedication that continue to support the network’s growth and development.”

He added: “Our people and our collective efforts have once again gained recognition from the IAB. I am delighted!”

The Russell Bedford team will attend the Digital Accountancy Forum and Awards taking place at the iconic Waldorf Hilton Hotel, London on Thursday, 3 October 2019.