ROCKWOOL UK named Bridgend Business of the Year

19 September 2019

ROCKWOOL UK wins Bridgend Business of the Year Award and Manufacturer of the Year Award at the annual Bridgend Business Forum Awards, as the company celebrates 40 years in Wales.

Bridgend Business Forum Awards, Winners, ROCKWOOL UK, Darryl Matthews, Kathryn James, Trophy, Award Ceremony, Wales

Friday the 13th was lucky for ROCKWOOL UK, as we were delighted to scoop the prizes for overall Bridgend Business of the Year 2019 and Manufacturing Business of the Year at the Bridgend Business Awards.

Organised by Bridgend Business Forum and supported by Bridgend County Borough Council, the prestigious awards recognise and reward excellence across all sizes and sectors of business in the area. The ceremony was hosted by BBC TV presenter and journalist Sian Lloyd.

The awards come as ROCKWOOL UK celebrates 40 years of business in Wales this year.

Speaking after the event, UK Managing Director Darryl Matthews, said: “These awards are a celebration of the strong growth and exceptional business performance we have seen over the past few years. It is a testament to our hard working staff and I would like to thank each and every one of them. I would like to congratulate the commendable nominees and other award participants.”

“Now more than ever, non-combustible, sustainable and energy efficient insulation is integral to our building industry. ROCKWOOL is committed to meeting the growth in demand for sustainable insulation products that perform across thermal, acoustic and fire safety needs.”

“We are proud to be based in Bridgend, and we are committed to providing opportunities for other businesses through working with local suppliers during both the development of our new logistics centre and the operation of our production facility.”

Bridgend Business Forum Awards, Winners, ROCKWOOL UK, Darryl Matthews, Kathryn James, Trophy, Award Ceremony, Wales