Outstanding performance recognised

On 25 January, Bennett Hay held their annual Guest First Awards party at Wildside at Savage Garden, on the 12th floor rooftop terrace at DoubleTree by Hilton, to celebrate the team’s successes throughout 2018.

The main event, the awards ceremony, compered by co-founders Anthony Bennett and Robin Hay was designed to recognise the outstanding individuals and teams which make up the organisation. Award winners on the night came from across the board. The recognised individuals included members from the guest services, food and wellbeing and blended services teams looking after the individual needs of their London clients from top property, media, energy and financial companies.

Guest First Awards 2019 Winners:

Guest services award – Outstanding service Dirce Iervolino
Food and Wellbeing award – Culinary Richard Webb
Food and Wellbeing award – Service Ilvija Rjabinkina
Food and Wellbeing award – Hospitality Zuzana Girovska
Blended services award – Outstanding service Helen Sau
Blended services award – Outstanding service Liliane Pereira Rosa


Bennett Hay co-founder and director Robin Hay said, “The entire Bennett Hay experience boils down to the people at the heart of the business and for us, it’s essential that we shine a spotlight on the incredible work our team has undertaken in 2018. Our clients often cite our staff as the reason they choose to work with Bennett Hay. Our awards ceremony is a great way to recognise their efforts and celebrate what has been a year of huge successes.

“Our recent growth and client wins are a result of a seriously dedicated and hardworking team who always go the extra mile and champion the Bennett Hay values: guest first, adventurous, loyal and individual.”

Claire Huish, Colleague Services Manager said, “The entire Bennett Hay experience starts with the people at the heart of the business. As such, it’s important that we take the time to celebrate successes and come together as a company in order to maintain an outstanding service culture.

“The Guest First Awards provide the perfect opportunity to shine a spotlight on the incredible experiences our team are delivering day in, day out and we look forward to another fruitful year for both our teams and the clients they serve.”

The Guest First Awards come as part of Bennett Hay’s wider colleague engagement strategy, designed to attract and retain the industry’s best talent.

Watch a short video capturing the Best service moments of 2019 here