The 1:1 Diet by Cambridge Weightplan is the winner of the UK EO Awards Employee Owned Business of the Year 2019. The award celebrates an established employee owned business that can demonstrate how its employee ownership status/culture drives its excellent all-round business performance.
The 1:1 Diet by Cambridge Weight Plan's reaction:
Chris McDermott, Managing Director, said: “So this kind of means everything to us and we really wanted to win it. We wanted to show all our stakeholders in Corby that we are doing something really special. We are holding it on their behalf really. We felt if we were able to win this against the list of employee owned businesses who were shortlisted in the awards, then we must be really achieving.”
Read The 1:1 Diet by Cambridge Weight Plan's Award Win Story
The judges of the UK Employee Ownership Awards, sponsored by Baxendale, noted The 1:1 Diet by Cambridge Weight Plan as an excellent all-round performer. The business achieved financial freedom in 2018, which saw the already successful business push forward with investment in product development, brand and factory space. Their employee owners have seen the benefit of their continued success with greater reward via increased pension, profit share, dividend and salary. Read more of their story here