Penlon wins a prestigious Queen's Award… for a fourth time
Abingdon, UK Apr 21, 2010 — The Queen’s Award for Enterprise is the UK’s most prestigious award for business performance and denotes outstanding achievement by UK companies and has been bestowed on Penlon under the ‘International Trade’ category, for its continued record growth and commercial success in overseas markets. This represents the combined business of Anaesthesia Solutions, Medical Gas Pipeline Systems, Laryngoscopes, Oxygen Therapy and Suction.
This is Penlon’s fourth Queen’s Award and truly distinguishes Penlon in this sector. Previous awards were in 1968 and 1976 for Export Achievement, followed in 2002 with a Queen’s Award for Innovation for the highly acclaimed Sigma Delta Vaporizer.
Peter Leyland, CEO commented, ‘Penlon is immensely proud to receive this accolade which reflects the combined expertise and effort of everyone who has contributed to the sustained success of the business and their genuine passion in helping to raise standards of healthcare’.