EEF Venues' chef named 'Mentor of the Year'
Matthew Parsons, executive chef at EEF Venues’ Woodland Grange conference centre in Leamington Spa, has been named Mentor of the Year in the People 1st National Apprenticeship Awards 2015. The news was announced at the awards ceremony on Thursday 26th February at the House of Commons. Matthew was short-listed with Rhiannon Ball from the Lancaster London Hotel, and he was selected as winner because of his outstanding work in mentoring and developing young people at the AIM gold accredited Warwickshire venue. He has mentored six apprentices to date at Woodland Grange, two of whom are