Acorn Award Winner 2023

Whatley Manor’s Oliver Harris Wins Prestigious Acorn Award

Whatley Manor Hotel & Spa is delighted to share that Oliver Harris, Operations Manager, has been recognised as one of the hospitality industry’s most talented stars under 30 at this year’s Caterer, Acorn Awards. The annual awards highlight the achievements of 30 outstanding individuals, nominated by their senior team and peers for outstanding achievements and success in their field.

Sue Williams, General Manager of Whatley Manor comments “I have been fortunate to see Oliver excel in his career over time. Since joining the team in August 2021, Oliver has played a crucial role in maintaining the highest standards, evolving sustainability objectives and leading a team of some of the finest talent in hospitality.”

Oliver comments: “It is incredible to be recognised amongst some of the best young talent in the UK. I feel privileged to work with such an extraordinary team at Whatley Manor and I’m looking forward to continuing our mission to offer the finest hospitality while working towards our sustainability goals.”

Congratulations to all 30 winners, you have a great career ahead.

Read the full article on this year’s winners here  

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