The Anonymous Widower

Winning a Queen’s Award

Metier Management Systems, the company behind Artemis, won two Queen’s Awards for Export Achievement. I think they were in 1981 and 1982.  There is surprisingly little on the Internet and all I can find at present is this page from the London Gazette.  There isn’t even a list in Wikipedia, which shows how much we celebrate success in the UK.

I don’t even have any photos of either the presentations or the parties at Buckingham Palace, where I met the Queen.

September 24, 2010 - Posted by | Business | ,


  1. I vaguely remember there being a photo of one of the presentations in a Metier magazine of the time. I’ve probably got a copy buried somewhere.

    Comment by SpencerH | September 25, 2010 | Reply

  2. […] John, and his son, to reminisce about old times.  Now John had been with me, when I went to the Queen’s Award party at Buckingham Palace in I think, […]

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