On Monday 25 July the Young Stationers held their annual dinner at Stationers' Hall and Dr Simon Heffer was their guest speaker. A great time was had by all and during the course of the evening the name of the winner of the YS prize was announced. Members may be aware that there was a superb shortlist as follows:-
Dr Alice Curry – founder of Lantana Publishing, specialising in children’s books produced by members of the black, Asian and minority ethnic communities.
Anthony Cond – Managing Director of Liverpool University Press, increasing annual production over ten-fold during his tenure, all the while maintaining consistent profitability.
Ian Buckley – Managing Director of Prima Software, producers of award winning software for the Office Products industry, and where he took the lead in launching their cloud-based platform.
John MacPherson – co-founder and director of Bright Red Publishing, producing educational resources for the Scottish school sector.
And the winner was Ian Buckley of Prima Software. We send Ian our congratulations.
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