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Recognition for University manager


Amanda Shipley Catering and Retail Operations ManagerAmanda Shipley has been with the University for just over three years and has been committed to making positive changes.

She has been shortlisted for the Colleges and Universities Business Officers (CUBO) Business Manager of the Year Award, due to be announced in July and voted for by members.

In addition, Amanda has just finished her MBA and was runner up in the Rosebowl Award from the Chartered Management Institute.

Under Amanda’s management, catering outlets have received several awards and opportunities for student work experience have increased.

She said: “I am really delighted to have received any recognition but I have a strong team who are committed to improving student experience.”

Emma Furnival, Assistant Director of Hospitality and Accommodation Services at the University, said: “I couldn’t be more thrilled for Amanda. She has made tremendous strides in improving the student experience, catering offer, retail offer and guest satisfaction.”


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Date Issued: Tuesday May 27, 2014

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