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Finalists announced for the 2018 UK & European Employee Engagement Awards


  • Finalists include: Barclays, Clarins, E.ON, ODEON, Oracle, Nissan, Santander, Superdrug, Visa, Unicef
  • Winners will be announced at a ceremony at Twickenham Stadium on January 24, 2019
  • Tables are on sale now
  • Learn from finalists at the Employee Engagement Conference in London - April 16, 2019

London – November 08, 2018 – The 2018 UK & Europe Employee Engagement Awards, today announces its shortlist of finalists. These are the companies that the judges believe put the employee experience at the heart of their business.

Employee Engagement Awards Top Workplaces UK & Europe 2018 Finalist
Employee Engagement Awards Top Workplaces UK & Europe 2018 Finalist

Founder Matt Manners said: “With a record number of entries this year, it shows that business leaders clearly value the difference that putting people at the heart of their organisations can make. Especially in areas such as Diversity and Inclusion, where diversity of thought can provide an instant competitive advantage if embraced.”

The winners will be announced at the awards ceremony at Twickenham Stadium on January 24, 2019.

The EE Awards not only recognises great work but wants to inspire others to follow suit. It will host a one-day conference in London on April 16, 2019. This will profile the finalists and winners from a wide range of businesses and sectors. The conference will provide practical advice to help Engagement professionals achieve better employee engagement results. You can pre-register for Super Earlybird tickets here -

The full 2018 UK & European shortlist is as follows:

1. The Employee Engagement Company of the Year

  • E.ON
  • Heathrow Airport
  • PKF Cooper Parry
  • Post Office
  • PPL
  • Shepherds Friendly Society

2. Culture & Purpose Award

  • Acceleration Partners
  • ADP
  • Away Resorts
  • Dragados UK
  • Natterbox
  • RB
  • Superdrug
  • Touchwood Shopping Centre
  • Viisi
  • Visa Europe
  • University of Lincoln

3. Innovation in Engagement Award

  • Aberdeen Standard Investments
  • Bayer AG
  • Caesars Entertainment
  • Clarins Group UK
  • Direct Line Group
  • Dreams
  • Nissan Europe
  • ODEON Cinemas Group
  • Paldis
  • RB
  • Santander UK
  • University of Lincoln

4. Diversity & Inclusion Award

  • AIB UK
  • Beyond
  • Capital One
  • NHS Business Services Authority
  • ODEON Cinemas Group
  • PPL
  • Tata Consultancy Services

5. Employee Benefits Award

  • Oracle
  • PKF Cooper Parry
  • Skyscanner
  • University of Lincoln

6. Internal Communications Award

  • Carnival UK
  • Dreams
  • HM Land Registry
  • Imagination Technologies
  • Merton Council
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Mitchells & Butlers
  • Mondi Group
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • UST Global
  • Vanquis Bank

7. Employee Wellbeing Award

  • Aster Group
  • Gateshead College
  • Microgaming
  • NHS Business Services Authority
  • Oracle
  • PKF Cooper Parry
  • PPL
  • RBS
  • Smart DCC
  • Visa Europe
  • Vita Coco

8. Social Responsibility Award

  • Barclays
  • C&A + C&A Foundation
  • Caledonian Produce
  • Generali Country Italia
  • Microgaming
  • Touchwood
  • UST Global

9. Employee Engagement SMB Company of the Year (0 - 1000 employees)

  • ADP
  • Aker BP
  • First Utility
  • PKF Cooper Parry

10. Employee Engagement Non-Profit/Charity Project of the Year Award

  • Plan International
  • Unicef

11. Employee Engagement Public Sector Project of the Year Award

  • Bank of England
  • University of Lincoln

12. Unsung Hero Award

  • Anna Krzak – Ocado
  • Fionna Cannon - Audely Group

13. Best Use of Technology Award

  • Clarins Group UK
  • Heathrow
  • Nissan Europe
  • RBS
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Travelex
  • Unicef UK
  • University of Lincoln
  • William Hill

14. Employee Engagement Consultancy of the Year Award

  • Bright Innovation
  • H&H
  • Home
  • Inpulse
  • People Lab
  • Synergy Creative

15. Employee Engagement Vendor of the Year Award

  • Clear Review
  • From Babies with Love
  • Hive HR
  • StaffConnect
  • Xexec

There are limited opportunities remaining for companies to sponsor the awards & conference. For more information please contact


The Employee Engagement Awards (EE Awards) is the first and only global, dedicated Employee Engagement Awards & conference business. We believe in inspiring and educating people to remake the way organisations think about, and engage, people to achieve their purpose.

That's why we created, and continue to improve, the Employee Engagement Awards; to provide a platform to recognise excellence in engagement that inspires action and drives the industry and the employee experience forward.

Entering and hopefully winning, The EE Awards will provide you with industry acknowledgement and an important competitive advantage to attract the best talent.

For more information on The Employee Engagement Awards:
Matt Manners
+44 (0)203 3711 877
+44 (0) 7799876473
LinkedIn Group: The Employee Engagement Awards