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InterTradeIreland recognised as an Investor In People

Published on 24th September 2018

InterTradeIreland, the all-island Trade and Business Development Body has been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management.

InterTradeIreland, based in Newry, employs around 40 staff and helps small businesses across the island explore new cross-border markets, develop new products, processes and services and become investor ready.  To date over 36,000 small businesses have been supported by InterTradeIreland to identify and develop all-island trade and innovation opportunities.

Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning the Standard is the Investors in People framework, reflecting the latest workplace trends, essential skills and effective structures required to outperform in any industry. Investors in People enables organisations to benchmark against the best in the business on an international scale.

Paul Devoy, Head of Investors in People, said: “We’d like to congratulate InterTradeIreland, Investors in People accreditation is the sign of a great employer, an outperforming place to work and a clear commitment to success. InterTradeIreland should be extremely proud of their achievement.”

Commenting on the award, Aidan Gough, Designate Officer, InterTradeIreland said: “We are delighted to have secured this achievement and I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the staff for their contribution and dedication which has resulted in this award.’’

For more information about Investors in People please visit www.investorsinpeople.com

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