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Winner 2017

Gavin Sherratt of Mashbo

Gavin Sherratt Gavin Sherratt

The judges said

Going the extra mile, Gavin has built a great team around him and is doing a lot for the Liverpool city region. There is strong evidence of a supportive work environment.

Shortlist 2017

  • Darryl Adie, Ampersand
  • Gavin Sherratt, Mashbo
  • Jon Keefe, KMP Digitata
  • Jon Woodall, Space 48
  • Sarat Pediredla, hedgehog lab


A nomination in this category should be for any individual, working in the digital, creative or tech industries who has been instrumental in creating a supportive work environment and a commitment to the wellbeing of their team through positive leadership. Nominations should demonstrate how exceptional leadership has resulted in a well-motivated, integrated and efficient team and/or has improved staff retention and development. The judges may choose to award more than one winner in this category. Nominations for this category can be made by a third party.