Young Business Person of the Year Award Winner

Barley Associates pride themselves in providing a wide range of services from matching employers with fresh, talented people who are eager to start or progress their careers to funded training programmes covering health and safety, business administration and retail.

This drive and commitment to help provide a top quality bespoke service to other companies led to their Managing Director, John Barley being nominated for an award.

Chad Young Business Award winner John Barley

John was nominated for the ‘Young Business Person of the Year’ award via the Chad newspaper’s annual business awards. The category encourages nominations from any business, team or organisation who feel they have a young person aged between 16 – 30 years, who has excelled in their field during 2014.

The judging panel included successful local businessmen and a representative of the Chamber of Commerce and John eventually came out as the winner. Since then, based on this success, John has been shortlisted for the City Region awards which celebrate the importance of business in the region’s fast-growing economy.