David MacQueen received the Kooltech Award for his contribution to the industry at the Scottish IOR Dinner in Glasgow.
Independent distributor MacQueen Air Conditioning was set up in Glasgow in 1980 and played a key role in helping Daikin’s growth in the UK. David MacQueen later served as a director of Daikin UK before leaving in 2008.
Turner (Dundee) apprentice John Thompson, a student at Glasgow Kelvin College, was named Apprentice of the Year.
More than 350 guests attended the event at Glasgow's Crowne Plaza, which was hosted by former Pop Idol winner Michelle McManus.,
From left, Liam Noble, lecturer; Anne Porter, Head of Faculty of Engineering, Construction & Science; James Richardson, Fujitsu; Stephen Connor, lecturer; Stephen Gill, President IOR; Martyn Ives, Fujitsu Technical Manager; Alan Maguire, lecturer; John McGregor, Curriculum Manager; and Kevin Muldoon, lecturer