Chair Carl Haggerty wins Leadership Excellence award

Congratulations to LocalGov Digital steering group chair Carl Haggerty who has been announced as the winner of the Leadership Excellence category in the Guardian Public Services Awards 2013.

Carl, Digital Communications Manager (strategic lead) at Devon County Council, was shortlisted and won the award following a public vote.

After collecting his award at a ceremony in London Carl said: “I’m so proud to be representing local government and all those who work tirelessly to improve people’s lives.

“We all do amazing work and we should all find the courage to stand up for those people and communities we serve.

“Thank you to all who voted for me.”