DC Thomson, the owner of the Press and Journal, is delighted to present the cHeRries Awards, which recognise excellence in the fields of human resources, training and recruitment in the north-east of Scotland. Now entering its ninth year, the 2016 ceremony will be held on June 2 and will be managed by the in-house events team at DC Thomson Publishing. The annual event features nine categories and attracts an audience of more than 500. This year’s ceremony will be held at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre and will provide a fantastic platform for showcasing the best HR professionals and practices across the region. The awards scheme was launched in 2008 and has grown year-on-year. The DC Thomson Publishing portfolio of events includes The Press and Journal Energy Ball, The Courier Business Awards, Evening Express Local Retailer Awards and the Evening Telegraph Community Spirit Awards.