On Friday 3rd March, Midwich, one of the largest employer's in Diss celebrated their employees on Employee Appreciation Day with an action packed day of fun activities as well as some surprises throughout the day.
Although Employee Appreciation Day is an annual holiday celebrated in the United States and Canada, Midwich, the UK’s leading technology company has adopted it as their own. It is a day for the company to thank their employees for their hard work and effort throughout the year.
The theme of the day at the Head Office, located in Vinces Road, Diss was all about gaming. To get the day underway Midwich employees took part in a fun gaming tournament for a chance to win Amazon vouchers, followed by gaming quizzes for a chance to win some more great prizes.
The day wrapped up with staff being set a challenge to build cardboard gaming robots.
Midwich also treated all their staff to free pizza and movies throughout the day.
Carla Shipp, Group HR Manager commented: “We always take every opportunity to celebrate our workforce at Midwich. Supporting days like Employee Appreciation Day allows us to show our appreciation for their dedication throughout the year. We’re very proud of our ‘work hard, play hard’ culture here at Midwich, which we hope contributes to why we’re a great place to work.”
Matt Mountain, Digital Campaign Associate at Midwich commented: “We had a brilliant day, lots of fun activities going on as well as a healthy dose of competition. My favourite bit had to be chilling with free pizza and a movie! Thanks Midwich!”
Midwich employ over 250 staff at their head office in Diss and a further 240+ people across The Midwich Group, spans six countries including the UK and Ireland, France, Germany, Australia and New Zealand.