A MARKETING manager has been named as one of the most inspiring 100 people in UK industry.

Jayne Moorby, a marketing manager for Oxley Group in Ulverston, has been named among the most inspiring 100 people in UK industry, at The Manufacturer magazine’s annual awards, in Liverpool.

Mrs Moorby was recognised in the ‘driver of cultural change’ category for her success in altering popular perceptions of manufacturing and inspiring women and young people.

She has also led Oxley’s community outreach programme, supporting over 12,000 local young people in the area with employability skills and inspiring them into aerospace and STEM careers.

As a Lancaster University alumni, Mrs Moorby is also a regular provider of projects for university students considering careers in STEM industries.