Latest news from Comfort Services Group Ltd

Comfort Services Group finalist at 2018 Business Excellence Awards! 03/05/18 in Company News

Last week our directors Andy Green and Lawrence Reeves mixed with hundreds of other successful businesses and business leaders at the annual ActionCOACH Business Excellence Forum & Awards which this year took place in famous Liverpool’s Albert Dock. We were competing with many other businesses from all over the country, we saw Baroness Karren Brady of Knightsbridge CBE, Kenny Dalglish and Brad Sugars speaking amongst other renowned names. But most importantly, we made it to the finals in Best Company Culture and Best Overall Company categories!

This premium, 2-day event presented by Brad Sugars and packed with global thought leaders gives an opportunity to share the secrets of business success and bounce ideas off of like-minded entrepreneurs. 

We are very proud to make it to the finals and are looking forward to attending in 2019!

Andy Green becomes a Colchester Ambassador! 13/04/18 in Company News

The Colchester Ambassadors are business leaders who believe passionately about the opportunities that Colchester presents to inward investors and relocating businesses as well as to existing organisations within the town.

With one of the fastest growing populations and economies in the UK, Colchester has a highly educated and skilled workforce and a pro-active, forward-thinking outlook.

The Colchester Ambassadors have identified four key opportunities that together make the town an unbeatable proposition: Creating capital in Colchester; A world-class knowledge borough; Embracing the enterpreneurial spirit;  No better place to live and work.

We are delighted to announce our director Andy becoming one of the ambassadors:

JCA Tower 42 Stair Running Challenge for Shelter 09/02/18 in Company News

Our client – JCA – is raising money to support this amazing charity and Comfort Services Group are proud to be one of the sponsors by donating money to raise awareness of the cause.

Rough Sleeping is the most visible form of homelessness in London and the numbers of those sleeping rough is sadly on the rise. We have all walked past cold and lonely people sleeping in door ways on our way to work in the mornings or on the way home after a night out.

JCA are doing this challenge to raise some much needed funds to help these often vulnerable people. They are taking the stairs of Tower 42, the famous London landmark, from the street to the roof; altogether 932 Steps over 42 Floors.

Comfort supporting a Kilimanjaro climb for charity! 01/02/18 in Company News

On 24th February 2018, Gillian Bowen will be climbing Kilimanjaro in Africa in support of a fantastic charity called Wooden Spoon. The climb to the top will take 8 days and will see the group sleeping in tents on the side of the mountain in temperatures as low as -20!

The Kilimanjaro challenge was set by Women With Drive who believe in inspiring women to succeed in the automotive industry by dreaming big and achieving goals. The aim of the challenge is to prove female strength and determination to the world.

Our Project Manager Tom celebrates 10 years with Comfort! 11/12/17 in Company News

At Comfort Services Group, we like to recognise the employees who help the company grow and gain a great reputation. 

Meet Tom Hyde, the Commissioning Project Manager, who is celebrating 10 years with Comfort this month! Tom has been supervising the growing team of commissioning engineers and managing a variety of projects ensuring that the set goals and business expectations are always met 100%. Having spent a decade within the company, Tom has become a crucial part of the team. 

Here’s what Tom thinks about his time with Comfort: 

“Looking back, I remember starting as an engineer and over the years progressing to the Project Manager role. I thoroughly enjoy managing the team, helping the young apprentices gain their experience in commissioning and working with everyone involved. I hope to see a similar bit of news in 10 years time again, I honestly believe my future is with Comfort!”

Cheers Tom, happy 10 Year anniversary!