First Step Designs is a finalist for the "Young Manufacturer of the Year" award at The Manufacturer MX Awards 2019, competing with four other companies from a competitive field. This recognition comes in a year marked by robust participation, including renowned names like Aston Martin Red Bull Racing, Weetabix, and Bluetree Group. The shortlist demonstrates the diversity of the UK manufacturing sector, encompassing both smaller enterprises like MPE Ltd and industry giants like Pitney Bowes and Spirit AeroSystems. Alex Hancock, Director of First Step Designs, expressed gratitude for the nomination, emphasizing the company's unique approach to design and manufacturing. The winners will be announced on November 14th in Liverpool.
Congratulations to the finalists!
Young Manufacturer of the Year
- Francisco Neto, Adelphi Group of Companies
- Bharath Karumuri, Associated Dental Products Ltd
- Adam Taylor, First Step Designs
- Corrie Mayne, Honda UK Manufacturing
- Benjamin Briguglio, IMI Precision
- Sagar Depala, Jaguar Land Rover
- Gordon Steele, Spirit AeroSystems
- Calvin Wakeford, Tharsus