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Bronze for SMR Architects

Bronze for SMR Architects


Smalley Marsey Rispin Architects Ltd, an architectural practice based in Harrogate has achieved the prestigious Investors in People Bronze Accreditation. 

SMR are committed to using creativity and innovation to design high quality buildings with optimum functionality.

Formed in December 2014 through the demerger of Smith Smalley Architects, the SMR draws upon two decades of experience within the core residential, retail and logistics architecture sectors.

Commenting on the award, Amanda Marsey, SMR’s Managing Director, said:

"Everyone at SMR are extremely thrilled to have received the IIP Bronze Standard on our first assessment, especially as this was within the first six months of trading. Our people are the heart and soul of SMR and we have adopted a people centric management style to enhance our ongoing development, this ensures the whole team are involved in all aspects of our day to day business and growth strategy.

"We are proud of our company and it was particularly pleasing to read in the feedback report that our people see SMR as a great place to work and that they all feel valued. The award is a real testament to the commitment of the team and the collaborative nature of our business.’

Steve Burrows, Managing Director of Investors in People North of England said:

"I would like to congratulate the whole team at for SMR Architects on their fantastic achievement. We believe that good people make a great business and as a proven organisational development framework, Investors in People is designed to help organisations and their people to realise potential, enhance performance and meet goals. With their Bronze accreditation, SMR is certainly working to realise their people potential."

If you would like to find out more about Investors in People and how it can support your organisation’s ambitions, click here or come along to one of our introductory workshops.