Apprentice of the Year

The 'Apprentice of the Year' is an award that was launched in Dunbia (Sawley) following the tragic death of one of their Butchery Academy apprentices in 2012. In memory of Adam Madden his parents launched the 'Apprentice of the Year' award.

In 2012 the 'Adam Madden Apprentice of the Year' award at Dunbia Sawley was won by Jamie Denson.

In 2013 Dunbia (Ballymena) launched an 'Apprentice of the Year' award and it was won by Mark Reid.