Bright Horizons Simone Carter wins prestigious Award
Date: 02 Dec 2015
Bright Horizons Senior Divisional Operations Director Simone Carter wins prestigious Nursery Operations/Regional Director of the Year Award at the 2015 National Nursery Management Today (NMT) Awards.
The National NMT Awards are the sector’s premier annual event, recognising the excellent practice, innovation and success of those within the Early Years sector. The awards ceremony took place on Saturday 28 November 2015 at the Hilton London Metropole.
Simone, who as part of her role leads more than 50 nurseries, was chosen to receive the award due to her tireless commitment to creating and spearheading a culture of excellence and continuous improvement across her division. Simone’s division has gone from strength to strength, welcoming new families and colleagues as the organisation has grown, which furthermore highlights her passion for each and every colleague, family and child.
In addition to Simone’s award Bright Horizons had been shortlisted in the Nursery Website of the Year and Nursery Apprentice of the Year categories.
Lydia Green, General Manager at Bright Horizons, said, “Simone is an exceptional Operations Director who has made a significant impact across our nurseries. Those she works with talk highly of her passion and commitment to ensuring that the nurseries she leads are the best they can be for our children and families.”
Simone, who was clearly delighted at winning such a special award, said, "I am absolutely thrilled to win this award, I was shocked to be shortlisted but to win is absolutely incredible. I would like to thank everyone at Bright Horizons who has helped me throughout my journey in childcare!"