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Welcome to the 2017 awards

The SCEPTRE Awards recognise the best practice and the best people in the shopping centre industry.

They are the pre-eminent accolades in the shopping centre industry, putting the spotlight on management teams, retailers and suppliers that demonstrate real excellence.


Following the sell-out success of last year’s event, tickets to the SCEPTRE Awards 2017 are in demand!

Held in London on the evening of Tuesday 20 June.

Your ticket includes:
Champagne reception
Top quality three course meal
A range of high quality entertainment that will precede and follow the awards
Networking bar open into the ‘wee small hours’!

Single ticket: £255 + VAT
Table of 10: £2100 + VAT
Table of 12: £2500 + VAT

Download the booking form: PDF or MS Word

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The shortlist for this year’s SCEPTRE Awards has been unveiled following the successful completion of the first phase of judging.

All shortlisted entrants have been notified direct by email.

All winners will be unveiled at the awards ceremony at The Dorchester, London on Tuesday 20 June.

The SCEPTRE Grand Prize is awarded to the managing agent/owner operator that has achieved the highest aggregate scores in the shortlisting & judges ranking.

 If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact SCEPTRE Awards events team | 0141 222 5383.

Marketing Manager of the Year

  • Christine Macdonald, intu Braehead
  • Dierdre King Swords, Pavilions Shopping Centre
  • Jason Pye, Workman Retail
  • Jennifer Beavis, The Galleries Shopping Centre Washington,
  • Phil Maclean, The Valley Shopping Centre
  • Sarah Rawlings, High Chelmer Shopping Centre
Commercialisation Innovation of the Year

  • Appear Here X Westfield: the INAYAH pop-uP
  • centre:mk
  • intu (PLAYMOBIL)
  • intu (POP! by MACKNEY)
  • Templars Square Shopping Centre
  • Westquay Southampton
Retail Liaison Award

  • Festival Place
  • Gloucester Quays Designer Outlet
  • intu Trafford Centre
  • London Designer Outlet
  • Stratford Centre
  • The Bridges
Operations Manager of the Year

  • Jack Payne, Highcross
  • Lee Holland, The Glades
  • Paul Lucas, intu Braehead
  • Peter Jones, The Gracechurch Centre
  • Samantha Crowden, Woolshops
  • Tim Stone, intu Eldon Square
Young Achiever of the Year

  • Christine Dolan, Quayside Shopping Centre
  • Hannah Skerrett, The Grafton Centre
  • Martin Burgess, intu Merry Hill
  • Michael Dennison, Manchester Arndale
  • Neil Eley, Cwmbran Shopping Centre
  • Nikki Tansey, intu Trafford Centre
  • Paul James, The Valley
Short Term Retailer of the Year

  • The INAYAH pop-up, Appear Here X Westfield
  • Pollyfields, Bluewater Shopping Centre
  • Havaianas, Cabot Circus
  • Mountain Salts, CastleCourt Shopping Centre
  • Argos, Centre:mk
  • Mobros, Highcross          
Energy Management Award

  • CastleCourt
  • Charlestown Shopping Centre
  • intu Chapelfield
  • Middleton Grange Shopping Centre
  • The Galleries Shopping Centre
  • Touchwood Solihull
 Waste Management Award

  • Canary Wharf Management Limited
  • Crystal Peaks Shopping Mall & Retail Park
  • Intu Trafford Centre
  • Ropewalk Shopping Centre
  • The Hildreds Centre
  • Westfield Europe
 Security Team of the Year

  • Centrale Shopping Centre
  • Gunwharf Quays Premium Retail Outlet
  • Manchester Arndale
  • St David’s Dewi Saint Cardiff
  • The Water Gardens
  • Westfield London Shopping Centre
Customer Service Team of the Year

  • Bluewater Shopping Centre
  • Gunwharf Quays
  • Hillstreet Shopping Centre
  • intu Derby
  • intu Eldon Square
  • Lisnagelvin Shopping Centre
 All Ireland Manager of the Year

  • Ian Hunter, Pavilions Shopping Centre
  • John Jones, Kennedy Centre
  • Kevin Doyle, Laois Shopping Centre
  • Marion Acreman, MacDonagh Junction
  • Michelle Greeves, Victoria Square
  • Peter Dolan, Scotch Hall Shopping Centre
Manager of the Year (Small Centre)

  • Charles Barratt, Merlin’s walk
  • Charlotte Jarrett, Clifton Down Shopping Centre
  • Jean Sharples, Atlantic Village Shopping Centre
  • Paul Smith, Bramley Shopping Centre
  • Peter Ruscoe, Sovereign Shopping Centre
Manager of the Year (Medium Centre)

  • Daniel Kitchen, Swan Centre
  • Kevin Lockwood, Shrewsbury Shopping Centres
  • Nicola Cormell, Lower Precinct Shopping Centre
  • Nikki Wilson Cook, Market Place Bolton
  • Owen Acland, Templars Square Shopping Centre
  • Shelley Peppard, intu Milton Keynes
  • Tony Wilkes, Ropewalk Shopping Centre                              
Manager of the Year (Large Centre)

  • Ian McLelland, East Kilbride Shopping Centre
  • Liam Smith, Fort Kinnaird
  • Robert Hallworth, Middlebrook
  • David McNee, The Galleries Shopping Centre & Retail Park
  • David Maddison, Trinity Leeds
  • Cormac Hamilton, Trinity Walk



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SCEPTRE Grand Prix

Winner: intu
Highly commended: Hammerson
Highly commended: JLL

Commercialisation Innovation of the Year

Winner: Bullring
Highly commended: Horsefair shopping centre
Highly commended: Westquay

Retail Liaison Management Award

Winner: Joseph Jagger, Bentall Centre
Highly commended: Daniel Errington-Barnes, intu Eldon Square
Highly commended: Rachel Moss, Festival Place shopping centre

Manager of the Year – Small Centre

Winner: Mike Sorhaindo, Sailmakers shopping centre
Highly commended: Sue Patel, Meadows shopping centre
Highly commended: Richard Hurst, White River Place

Manager of the Year – Medium Centre

Winner: Marie Gribben, Mill Gate shopping centre
Highly commended: Rubie Charalambous, The Exchange
Highly commended: Graham Mountford, Broad Street Mall

Manager of the Year – Large Centre

Winner: Liam Smith, Fort Kinnaird
Highly commended: Karl Clawley, Runcorn shopping centre
Highly commended: Michaela Moore, Bullring

All Ireland Manager of the Year

Winner: Justin Young, Mahon Point
Highly commended: Ian Hunter, The Pavilions shopping centre
Highly commended: Marion Acreman, MacDonagh Junction shopping centre

Marketing Manager of the Year

Winner: Anna Chrystal, Golden Square shopping centre
Highly commended: Niamh Crowley, Eden shopping centre
Highly commended: Phil Maclean, The Valley

Operations Manager of the Year

Winner: Zoe Inman, intu Trafford Centre
Highly commended: Rob Moses, The Galleries shopping centre
Highly commended: Morag Dennis, Overgate

Young Achiever of the Year       

Winner: William Macaskill, intu Braehead
Highly commended: Ryan Marshall, intu Chapelfield
Highly commended: Tom Brice, centre:mk

Short Term Retailer of the Year

Winner: Made in Nottingham, intu Broadmarsh, Nottingham
Highly commended: Shoe Embassy, Westfield London
Highly commended: World Vision, Westfield London

Energy Management Award

Winner: Queensgate Centre
Highly commended: Westfield Europe (London & Stratford)
Highly commended: Bluewater, Kent

Waste Management Award

Winner: Westfield Europe (London & Stratford)
Highly commended: Mermaid Quay
Highly commended: St Stephen’s shopping centre

Security Team of the Year

Winner: CastleCourt shopping centre
Highly commended: The Galleries shopping centre
Highly commended: Cwmbran shopping centre

Customer Service Team of the Year

Winner: The Howgate shopping centre
Highly commended: Bluewater
Highly commended: Gunwharf Quays


SCEPTRE Grand Prix

Winner: intu
Highly commended: CBRE
Highly commended: JLL

Commercialisation Innovation of the Year

Winner: Bullring
Highly commended: Bluewater
Highly commended: Royal Victoria Place

Retail Liaison Management Award

Winner: Mark Lemon, St David’s
Highly commended: Mark Bruce, Meadowhall
Highly commended: John Green, The Bridges

Manager of the Year – Small Centre

Winner: Rikki Teml, Clifton Down Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Shelley Filippi, Church Walk Caterham
Highly commended: Pete Barber, Northfield Shopping Centre

Manager of the Year – Medium Centre

Winner: Claire Suggitt, Princes Quay Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Mike Clarke, Teeside Shopping Park
Highly commended: Mark Haynes, County Mall Shopping Centre

Manager of the Year – Large Centre

Winner: Ian Cox, Golden Square Shopping Centre
Highly commended: James Bailey, White Rose Shopping
Highly commended: Liam Smith, Fort Kinnaird

All Ireland Manager of the Year

Winner: Ingrid Ryan, Whitewater Shopping Centre
Highly commended: John Jones, Kennedy Centre
Highly commended: Ian Hunter, The Pavilions Shopping Centre

Marketing Manager of the Year

Winner: Sarah Smith, Princes Quay Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Caroline Aikman, intu Trafford Centre
Highly commended: Niamh Crowley, Eden Shopping Centre

Operations Manager of the Year

Winner: Jo Bates, intu Chapelfield
Highly commended: Peter Aitken, Wellgate Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Doug Lebeau, Telford Shopping Centre

Young Achiever of the Year       

Winner: Chloe O’Donnell, Idlewells Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Laura Briers, Queensgate Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Lauren Sapsed, Grand Arcade

Short Term Retailer of the Year

Winner: Petit Miracle Hub, West 12 Shopping Centre
Highly commended: Flutterbyes at Christmas, Bluewater
Highly commended: Made in Nottingham, intu Broadmarsh

Energy Management Award

Winner: Manchester Arndale
Highly commended: Intu Group
Highly commended: Mercury Mall

Waste Management Award

Winner: Clyde Shopping Centre
Highly commended: The Meadows Shopping Centre
Highly commended: St Stephen’s Shopping Centre

Security Team of the Year

Winner: Meadowhall, Sheffield
Highly commended: Westfield London
Highly commended: Cwmbran Shopping Centre

Customer Service Team of the Year

Winner: Whiteley Shopping Centre
Highly commended: intu Group
Highly commended: Silverburn


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