Mason Advisory Listed in 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain Report

The IT consultancy celebrates five years in operation so this accolade adds to the celebrations. The sixth edition of the London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain report celebrates some of the fastest-growing, dynamic SMEs with companies representing over 40 sectors and spanning every country and region across the United Kingdom.

To be included in the report, companies need to show positive revenue growth over the last three years and demonstrate that they are outperforming their sector peers.

Established by Steve Watmough, Mason Advisory has a growing reputation in the United Kingdom and globally as an IT specialist, renowned for its high-quality consultants, specialist skills, and support through digital transformation projects and partnerships. It counts many well-known brands as customers, from sectors such as finance, life sciences, retail, FMCG, emergency services, health, energy, water, education, government and transport.

Earlier this year, Mason Advisory was recognised by the Financial Times as one of the fastest growing companies in Europe, and one of the leading management consultancies in the United Kingdom. It was awarded the Queen’s award for Enterprise in the international trade category, and was also recognised by Great Place to Work ® as a centre of Excellence in Wellbeing.

With offices at MediaCityUK, Salford, and London, Mason Advisory provides IT consultancy and advisory services, solving complex business challenges through the intelligent use of IT resources. Its range of advisory services includes IT strategy and transformation, sourcing, architecture, IT delivery, service management, operating model and organisational design.

The London Stock Exchange Group announced the 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain at a prestigious ceremony on 26th June at the Group’s headquarters in Paternoster Square, London.

NRC Health Awards Annual Scholarship to UNL Students

NRC Health is pleased to announce Conrad Shiu and Nathan Netz as recipients of the 2018 Rising Stars Scholarship. In partnership with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the annual scholarship celebrates, rewards, and encourages students with an interest in business development, marketing, and entrepreneurship.

Each recipient received $2000 to be applied toward their tuition and fees during the spring 2019 semester. The scholarship program began in 2011.

Conrad and Nathan will be recognised and awarded the scholarship at a dinner hosted by NRC Health on Wednesday, December 5, at Misty’s Steakhouse in downtown Lincoln. NRC leadership will attend the event along with the recipient’s guests. Conrad and Nathan’s names will be displayed on the Rising Stars Scholarship plaque located in the Sales Center for Excellence at the College of Business.

Conrad is a senior Accounting and Marketing major and a member of the CoB’s Business Honours Academy and Center for Sales Excellence. He is a Founder of Builer Advisory, the world’s first workplace consultancy run by students.

Nathan is a junior Finance and Marketing major and a member of the CoB’s Centre for Sales Excellence. He has held several leadership positions in Farmhouse Fraternity and aspires to transform his family farm by delving into a new agricultural market.

NRC actively pursues students from UNL to join the organisation as interns. For more information on internship and career opportunities, contact [email protected].

Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP Recognised by Best Lawyers® in 2018

Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP, one of the world’s largest immigration law firms, has been named “Immigration Law Firm of the Year” by Best Lawyers®.

Best Lawyers® “Law Firm of the Year” awards are country and practice area specific. They are determined based on a handful of factors, including: feedback from lawyers recognised by Best Lawyers® on individual lawyer and firm-wide work, the size and coverage of the firm in a specific practice area, historical analysis of the firm’s “Lawyer of the Year” awards in this area, and research surrounding the firm’s overall scope and areas of expertise.

Only one law firm per legal practice area receives this recognition, making the award a significant achievement. Berry Appleman & Leiden has also received a First Tier ranking in Houston, San Francisco and Washington, DC by Best Lawyers®.

The award caps a tremendous milestone year for the firm:

  • Opening of a 60-person office in mid-town Manhattan.
  • Establishing an unprecedented strategic alliance with Deloitte UK that combines the best of Deloitte’s scale, expertise and breadth outside of the United States with BAL’s unparalleled legal expertise and high quality immigration services in the United States.
  • Launching a large-scale Centre of Excellence in Richardson, Texas to support over 600 cross-functional professionals including attorneys, legal and operational staff, as well as expansions of offices in Boston, Houston, McLean, Va. and Walnut Creek, Ca.
  • Unveiling of the industry’s first mobile immigration app, enabling anytime, anywhere case management across Android and iOS devices. The app is a component of Cobalt® the firm’s innovative digital immigration platform.

About Berry Appleman & Leiden LLP

Berry Appleman & Leidenis singularly focused on meeting the immigration challenges of corporate clients around the world in ways that make immigration more strategic and enable clients to be more successful.

Established in 1980, the firm provides immigration expertise, top-notch information security and leading technology innovation like its Cobalt® digital immigration services platform.