Finalists were announced on Tuesday 18th September, and Office Friendly has been selected for consideration in several categories. With 3 nominations, Office Friendly is the most decorated business in the running and is looking forward to the ceremony, to be held in November 2018.

Office Friendly is a shortlisted nomination in the following categories:

  • Service Provider of the Year
  • Initiative of the Year – Pioneer
  • Professional of the Year – Julie Hawley

Pioneer, the new online learning platform from Office Friendly, is recognised as an innovative and interactive way for users to develop their ability and knowledge in products, the industry, and key skills for their job role.

Pioneer Logo

Julie Hawley, amongst 3 women nominated for Professional of the Year, is praised for her experience in the industry and her strong hand in the progression of Office Friendly into Business Development Specialists.

“Just to be shortlisted is a fantastic honour,” says Julie Hawley, Managing Director. “To have our hard work recognised in a variety of areas is truly special and we are very grateful.”


Julie Hawley


“Office Friendly will continue to offer superb services and support to our members regardless of whether we win or not.”

In addition to the three awards the group is shortlisted for, two Office Friendly members have picked up nominations themselves. Commercial and Citrus have both been recognised in their respective Dealer Excellence categories, and Commercial in the Sustainable Leadership Award.

The BOSS Federation is the trade association which serves the UK office supplies and services industry by providing a range of cost saving benefits and services. The BOSS Awards will take place on 29 November 2018 at the Tower Guoman Hotel, London.

For more information, visit the Boss Industry Awards website here