Press Release

Nominations Open for New Pay and Benefits Awards

LexisNexis title to recognise excellence in pay and reward at inaugural awards ceremony

LONDON, 29 June 2011 – LexisNexis UK (, a leading provider of content-enabled workflow solutions, today announced that the first annual Pay & Benefits Awards are now accepting nominations.


These awards will recognise the vital role that payroll and benefits professionals play in running a business. The first of their kind in the U.K., these new awards will set a gold standard of excellence within the sector.

A select panel of eminent industry professionals will judge categories such as the Strathearn Award for Lifetime Achievement, Newcomer of the Year, Most Effective Payroll Giving Scheme and Product of the Year. The awards will be hosted by Pay & Benefits magazine, a leading title published by LexisNexis®, and will be presented during a black-tie dinner at 8 Northumberland, London, on 9 February 2012. Further information about the event can be found at

Kavitha Sivasubramaniam, editor of Pay & Benefits, said: “The inaugural Pay & Benefits Awards is an exciting opportunity to recognise the contribution the payroll and employee benefits industry provides to U.K. plc, the public sector and the international business community. At a time when the economy is in recovery, pay and benefits carry increased importance for many employees, making the awards a timely reminder of the significance of the payroll and benefits sector.”


About LexisNexis
LexisNexis® ( is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets. LexisNexis originally pioneered online information with its Lexis® and Nexis® services. A member of Reed Elsevier [NYSE: ENL; NYSE: RUK] (, LexisNexis serves customers in more than 100 countries with 15,000 employees worldwide.

In the UK, LexisNexis ( online legal solutions include: Lexis®PSL, Lexis®Check and Lexis®Library – named Online Product of the Year at the Legal Technology Awards. Published resources include both Butterworths and Tolley. LexisNexis provides the most comprehensive source of legal and tax commentary in the UK.

About Pay & Benefits
Pay & Benefits is a full-colour monthly magazine that provides a comprehensive and reliable news summary and a detailed analysis of the latest pay and benefits developments. Experts keep you up to date with all the relevant changes to legislation and case law, while in-depth articles help you resolve any technical difficulties with PAYE, NICs, SSP, SMP, P11D completion and much more. Pay & Benefits provides all the information industry professionals need to keep ahead of any developments and to make the right choices for their employees.

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