Congratulations Freeman Phil Jones, managing director of Brother UK, who has been awarded an MBE in recognition of his services to business.
Phil, who has been at the Manchester-headquartered information, communication and technology company for over 20 years, is one of the most prominent business leaders in the region.
His appointment as MBE was announced on Friday, 10 June in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list.
Phil said: “To be recognised by Her Majesty the Queen is wonderful. I’m passionate about business as a force for good in people’s lives and in our local communities. This is why I spend time sharing any knowledge gained and encouraging other entrepreneurs and business people. Helping other businesses helps Brother UK too. We work hard to ensure that we take on the very best practice that we learn from others.”