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GIS Celebrates Second Queen’s Award for Enterprise Success

19th July 2018
Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, Mrs Julie Spence OBE QPM, visited Global Inkjet Systems (GIS) at its headquarters on Friday 13th July to present the company with its second Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

GIS, a leading technology provider to OEMs and system builders in the inkjet industry, received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2018 for International Trade, in recognition of its outstanding growth in overseas markets from 2015 to 2017. GIS received its first Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade in 2013.

After an in-depth tour of the GIS premises, including a live demonstration of its latest innovative direct-to-shape printing technology, the Lord-Lieutenant gave an inspiring speech to assembled GIS staff and guests. The Lord-Lieutenant was accompanied by her Deputy, Chris Parkhouse and the High Sheriff of Cambridgeshire, Dr Andy Harter CBE.

The event was a special occasion for all who attended, and Nick Geddes, CEO of GIS, commented: “This Queen’s Award is for all the GIS team, collectively recognising every individual’s contribution.”

GIS also used the occasion to commemorate the contribution made by Jim Brotton, co-founder of GIS, who died in February 2017. A memorial bench has been installed in the grounds of St. John’s Innovation Park, close to GIS headquarters.

About the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise
The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise recognise outstanding achievements by UK companies in International Trade, Innovation and Sustainable Development. They are widely acknowledged to be the UK’s most prestigious award for Business Performance.

GIS Celebrates Second Queen’s Award for Enterprise Success

19th July 2018
Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, Mrs Julie Spence OBE QPM, visited Global Inkjet Systems (GIS) at its headquarters on Friday 13th July to present the company with its second Queen’s Award for Enterprise.

GIS Wins Second Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade

21st April 2018
GIS, the leading technology provider to OEMs and system builders in the inkjet industry worldwide, has been awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise 2018 for International Trade, in recognition of the company’s outstanding growth in overseas markets from 2015 to 2017.

ESMA General Assembly 2018 with new ideas beneficial for members and the industry

22nd March 2018
This year’s General Assembly of ESMA, European Specialist Printing Manufacturers Association, took place on the 9th of March 2018 in Dublin, Ireland. Representatives of screen and digital printing supplier companies elected Debbie Thorp from Global Inkjet Systems as the association’s new Chair and confirmed their commitment for ESMA’s upcoming educational activities.

GIS Appoints New Head of Customer Experience

7th March 2018
GIS is pleased to confirm the appointment of Laura Able in the newly created position of Head of Customer Experience, thereby strengthening the company’s continued approach of collaboration and partnerships in the industrial inkjet sector.
 
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