Festo sponsor Apprentice of the year award

Festo sponsor Apprentice of the year award


The PPMA Awards were held on Tuesday 25th September and bring together more than 300 industry professionals and influencers from the world of processing and packaging machinery to recognise some of the finest examples of innovation, smart manufacturing and entrepreneurship.


Festo were proud to sponsor the Apprentice of the Year award which acknowledges emerging talent within the processing and packaging, robotics and automation and industrial vision industries. The award celebrates the sector's most promising apprentice to encourage more young people to take up careers in the industry. The panel of judges examine special qualities in the winner of this award, particularly how they demonstrate their future leadership potential.


Steve Sands, Head of Product Management at Festo presented this prestigious award to Kyle Constable who has been working in Technical Sales at OAL in Peterborough.  OAL helps food manufacturers to automate.


Click here for more information on the awards.