Chess, one of the UK’s leading providers of business voice & data solutions, in celebration of the recent London 2012 games have hosted their very own ‘Chess Olympics’. Each team within the business represented one of the competing nations throughout the 4 week long contest. Events included table tennis, archery, javelin and egg and spoon races.
Andrew Green, Head of Performance at Chess stated “Our belief is simple, happy people make happy customers and creating a vibrant, energetic culture with fun events such as the Chess Olympics helps to make this a reality. We’ve a great team at Chess and we’re proud that our people have voted us one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For each of the last 3 years.”
The games brought forward clear sporting superstars including Sales Manager Jon Henshall, who collected a gold and two silver medals, and ebillz Customer Service Member Richard Court who swept the board with gold’s in archery, table tennis and the egg and spoon.