The Professional Clothing Industry Association Worldwide (PCIAW®) is extremely proud to announce that Simon Hunter (Founding Board Director of PCIAW® and CEO of Hunter Apparel Solutions Limited) has been selected to receive the Member of the British Empire (M.B.E) Award during the course of 2020.
Awarded to Simon specifically for ‘Services to Business and the Economy’, Simon’s achievements within Hunter Apparel Solutions Limited are proof of his capability and commitment to bettering the professional clothing industry he works within.
Hunter Apparel Solutions Limited are a multi-award winning, family-run professional clothing company, with Simon as the third generation of the Hunter family to run the business.
Hunter Apparel Solutions Limited specialise in ‘Tech for Good’ solutions for its niche market place. As the leading software technology pioneer in the professional clothing sector and with clients that include the London Fire Brigade, Avanti and Telefonica, it is demonstrably clear why Simon was chosen for this prestigious honour.
Hunter Apparel Solutions Limited have been in business since 1936 and is a highly successful provider of valued-added service software technology, in house designed bespoke technical apparel/PPE and a specialist cleaning and decontamination services provider.
Simon is also one of the founding board directors of the PCIAW® and the association and its team are hugely proud of this remarkable achievement. Simon’s tireless commitment to bettering the industry he works for is undeniable, with consistent international travel not only for the benefit of his own business but for the benefit of the association also.
This award offers the PCIAW® the great joy of having one of its board director’s recognised and celebrated for their commitment and long-standing hard work ethic.
Simon will attend an award ceremony at Buckingham Palace later in 2020, where he will officially receive his M.B.E medal which can be worn at official functions in the future.
On receipt of his listing in the national media for his M.B.E, Simon stated ‘This is a huge honour for me personally, my family and the wider Hunter business. I feel very fortunate to have received this recognition and feel truly inspired by it.’
The PCIAW® wishes to offer Simon the warmest congratulations on such an honoured achievement that has inspired us all.