Industry celebrates at G23 Awards

Omid Djalili
Omid Djalili

The winners of the G23 Awards were announced on Friday night, 24 November, at a black-tie gala evening at the London Hilton on Park Lane.

Hosted by actor and comedian Omid Djalili, the awards recognised and celebrated the very best of the UK glass & glazing industry.

With 14 categories that were fiercely contested, the huge audience of over 700 saw the following winners pick up the coveted trophies with Everglade Windows and Kubu Smart both celebrating a double award win.

Winners list at G23 Awards
Training & Development Initiative of the Year      Sternfenster

Promotional Campaign of the Year                     Deceuninck

Unsung Hero Award                                          Peter Eatough, VEKA

Customer Care Initiative of the Year                   Everglade Windows

Component Supplier of the Year                        Kubu Smart

Rising Star Award                                             Ben Hartshorn, Sheerline

Commercial Project of the Year                          The Residence Collection and HWL, Old Beech Farm Development

Sustainability Initiative of the Year                      Saint-Gobain Glass and Morley Glass

Machinery Supplier Award                                 Haffner

New Product of the Year                                                Kubu Floating Window Sensor, Kubu Smart

Best Business Initiative of the Year                     Epwin Window Systems

Installer of the Year                                           Clearview Home Improvements

Glass Company of the Year                               ESG Group

Fabricator of the Year                                        Everglade Windows

FENSA Installation of the Year                           Murfet UPVC Windows

Tony Higgin, the event organiser said: “What a night! Many congratulations to this year’s winners of the G23 Awards. The quality and quantity of entries was truly outstanding, and this year’s winners fully deserve this recognition for the innovation and professionalism they have shown in the industry.”

The G Award champagne reception was sponsored by Emplas and Thermoseal Group. Category Sponsors for the event included: AluK GB, BM Group, Deceuninck, Doorco, Epwin Window Systems, FENSA, GGF, Saint-Gobain, Sheerline, UAP and Veka.

Other sponsors included Pilkington for the table centres, Carl F Groupco as trophy sponsor, Listers for the table plan, Eurocell for the winners’ interviews and Forel for the 360° photobooth. The guests enjoyed a fun casino sponsored by VBH (UK) and after show entertainment.