About us Latest news Sport Aberdeen show that 'Staff Matter' at Granite City business awards Sport Aberdeen show that ‘Staff Matter’ at Granite City business awards Sport Aberdeen last night celebrated yet another successful awards night at the prestigious Northern Star Business Awards 2019, being announced as winner in the ‘Staff Matter’ category. The award recognises the local charities commitment to the development and support of its employees and the culture of retention and promotion of internal talent that the charity prides itself on. Nickie Scorgie, Head of HR and Organisational Development said: “We are absolutely thrilled to have taken home the top spot in the Staff Matter category. This award is for each and every member of Team Sport Aberdeen, and I was honoured to be the recipient on their behalf. “Our staff are the heartbeat of Sport Aberdeen and because of their dedication and hard work, we, as a charity, can continue to offer so many opportunities to people across the whole city, to encourage more people to get active and reap the benefits of participating in sport and physical activity. “We are all dedicated to creating opportunities, inspiring people and changing lives through sport and physical activity.” The Northern Star Business Awards, now in their 16th year, recognise companies in the north-east for their exceptional accomplishments across a range of fields from internationalisation and innovation to people development, environmental action and customer service.