March 2017 - Members Voice Awards 2016: Most Popular Award Winners:

Announcement - pa-assist Member's Voice Awards - be sure to get involved!  


Our first announcements and presentations of Member's Voice Award winners began at Office* Show 2017, at Olympia London on 1st March 2017.

Many thanks to all our members who have supported the 2016 awards, as we reached new records with almost 16,500 votes cast.

Since the inception of the MVAs in 2014, our member's feedback has now topped 32,000.

Both PA Life and Today's PA respectively collected their third year of respective category Awards.

Congratulations to one and all!

Hat-trick Winners:


PA Life Team 


Paul Pennant of Today's PA

Further Office* Show announcements


Lindsay Taylor, Author A-Z Pearls of Wisdom


 Amanda Johnson of VACT - VA Trainer


Members Voice Awards 2016 – Most Popular Award Winners and Shortlists (in alphabetical order)

Best Recruitment Consultants and Specialists for the PA:
Angela Mortimer *** Most Popular 2016***
Office Angels

Best Training Course Providers for the PA:
Adept Executive Consulting
Hemsley Fraser
Pitman Training
Todays PA *** Most Popular 2016***
Your Excellency

Best Virtual Assistant Training Course Providers:
The VA Course for UK VAs (SVA)
The VA Handbook
Virtual Assistant Coaching & Training Company *** Most Popular 2016***
Virtual Miss Friday

Best Books for a PA:
A to Z Pearls of Wisdom for Executive PAs - Lindsay Taylor *** Most Popular 2016***
How to be a PA - Maria Fuller
Successful Minute Taking and Writing - Heather Baker
Taking control of your Inbox - Monica Seeley
The Definitive Executive Assistant and Managerial Handbook - Sue France

Best Periodical Publications for the PA:
Executive PA Magazine
Executive Secretary
PA Life *** Most Popular 2016***

Best On-line Forums for PA:
LinkedIn - Executive/Personal Assistants
LinkedIn - Executive Secretary
LinkedIn - Global PA Association
LinkedIn - PAs, EAs, VAs and Senior Administrators *** Most Popular 2016***
LinkedIn - Personal-Assistant-Tips

Best Apps for the PA:
BBC News
Google Maps *** Most Popular 2016***
Trip Advisor

Best Venue Finding Services for the PA:
Absolute Venues
Conference Care
Event Pro UK
Exec Space
Venue Finder *** Most Popular 2016***

Best Travel Management Companies for the PA:
Business Travel Direct
Carlson Wagonlit Travel *** Most Popular 2016***
CTI - Corporate Travel International
HRG – Hogg Robinson Group
Portman Travel