At this year’s ceda conference, our co-founder and Director Peter Galliford was awarded a prestigious accolade – a ceda Legacy Honours.
This Honour was presented to 7 outstanding individuals who have; played a role in creating a tangible legacy that has made a considerable positive difference, enriched lives, served with dedication, passion and commitment and have cast an indelible history within our and their Industry.
This is the highest possible honour presented by ceda to an individual involved with the commercial Foodservice and Hospitality Design, Equipment and Service Industry.
As well as co-founding Mechline 30 years ago and leading the company from humble beginnings to the medium sized enterprise it stands today, Peter is somewhat a vault of knowledge and information, and is the industry go to person for advice and guidance.
Peter has given of his time and expertise to many working groups on; hygiene, safety, water savings, food waste and laws and regulations, all of which have spawned guidance documents and codes of practice used widely across the industry.
Peter’s visionary perception, calm assured management style and open-door policy have made Peter very loved and respected leader – both at Mechline and in the wider industry!
On receiving his award Peter commented: “I’m so very proud and honoured. This wouldn’t be possible without my beautiful, giving wife or my colleagues within Mechline that make it all possible. For all the personal ambition, it’s so important that for all of us we had a great team around us, most especially at home.”
Congratulations Peter and the other deserving recipients.