Clipper Executive Chairman, Steve Parkin was awarded Chairman of the Year at the recent Broadwalk Services Awards. Having founded Clipper in 1992, he has grown the business from a one-man-band into an innovative and industry-leading logistics solutions provider.
Speaking about the win, Steve Parkin said: “I’m incredibly honoured to have been named Chairman of the Year at this year’s Broadwalk Services Awards. For over two decades, I’ve worked hard to position Clipper as an industry leader, placing us as the go-to for specialist retail and high-value logistics services and solutions. It’s fantastic to have these efforts recognised.”
“Clipper has lived by the ‘Logistics Evolved’ mentality, and the business has helped professionalise our industry, working in a highly collaborative and consultative way has helped forge strong relationships with some of the UK and Europe’s most respected retailers. Solutions such as Boomerang®, and our returns proposition, and Clicklink, created in a joint venture alongside The John Lewis Partnership, help to show our difference and industry-leading position.”
Over the years, Clipper has enjoyed many successes, from a wave of high-profile contract wins, to a successful stock-market floatation and numerous award wins for their range of services, taking the business from strength to strength.