"The process helped us take a long hard look at ourselves, understand our strengths and the areas we needed to work on. I actually believe it makes you stronger internally, it validates and rewards everyone’s creativity, innovation and hard graft."
Kris Gumbrell, CEO of Brewhouse and Kitchen
"I thought the event was even better this year. You really have transformed it and you and the team deserve all the plaudits you have won."
Kate Nicholls, UKHospitality
“The Publican Awards are our industry’s Oscars and winning an award is great recognition for the business – both internally and externally. It also helps you to really sell your company – people like to associate themselves with winners whether that’s as a customer or an employee.”
Georgina Wald, corporate communications manager with Fuller’s
“I thought all the bar areas were extremely well done, very impactful and we definitely made our presence felt. I know a lot of effort must have been put in by the teams so thank you.
We are on quite the journey in the On Trade to turn this around and events like last night are critical to how customers and the industry view us.”
Laura Salway, Commercial Director of sponsor ABInBev
"The Publican Awards continue to be the benchmark for the industry. The reason it means so much is that the assessment process is so rigorous, and a brilliant examination of your business. The shortlists are always of such a high standard."