Security officer wins award

Kath Hodgkiss (left), receives her award from Debbie White
Kath Hodgkiss (left), receives her award from Debbie White

A WIGAN woman is riding high after winning the Security Officer of the Year at the 2012 Centre of Excellence Awards which were held at the prestigious Ascot Racecourse.

Kath Hodgkiss, a security officer for Secure by Sodexo, received her award at the company’s annual event which is held to recognise and reward top performing teams and individuals who deliver service excellence and demonstrate specialism in health and wellbeing, cleaning, security, grounds and building maintenance.

She was nominated for her customer service expertise, exceptional professionalism and total commitment in her role based at Solvay Interox.

Kath said: “I still can’t believe I won the Security Officer if the Year Award! It is great to receive the recognition from the business and from our chief executive, Debbie White. I’m already looking forward to the next event.”