North of England Excellence (NoEE)
North of England Excellence (NoEE) is a not for profit membership organisation working to improve the competitiveness and productivity of the northern economy by inspiring supporting and recognising excellence
We train organisations to use the EFQM Excellence Model to assess all aspects of business performance and develop continuous improvement programmes –organisations need to continually adapt to remain competitive and stay ahead of the competition
We help businesses enhance quality and reduce costs by
Inspiring Excellence – The Inspiring Excellence Programme – best practice visits and conferences, sharing best practice, case studies, advice, benchmarking groups, and networking opportunities
Supporting Excellence -The Supporting Excellence Programme – training courses and workshops including use of the EFQM Model, Lean and Six Sigma; the Excellence Toolkits- developing in house skills in self-assessment and continuous improvement ; Champions of Excellence
Recognising Excellence – the North of England Excellence Awards dating back to 1995 – we offer our main awards including an assessment against the EFQM model, and 8 Special Category Awards; independent accreditation through Marques of Excellence and internationally recognised accreditation through EFQM Recognised for Excellence including C2E and R4E
Membership – we offer joint membership if NoEE and the British Quality Foundation (BQF) – the national body for excellence and quality. Members receive substantial discounts on both NoEE and BQF products and services and membership packages start at as little as £295p.a +VAT
Merseyrail is Business of Year a second time
Merseyrail has become the first company to win the Business of the Year title for a second time. The rail operator, which has transformed its business over the past ten years, also won two other awards at the 2014 North of England Excellence Awards ceremony.
See the winners newsletter for the full story and list of winners.
You can also download photos from the event
For more information contact Suzanne House -firstname.lastname@example.org 01925 715242
International Business Centre