Simon has been announced as a finalist in the first-ever Chef Mentor Awards.
The awards recognise chefs who have taken the time in their careers to train, mentor and develop other individuals in UK hospitality and catering.
Simon is a finalist for The Peter Hazard Award for outstanding achievement.
The Chef-Trainer at Brigade, Leon Seraphin, is also a finalist for The Rising Star Chef Mentor.
The awards ceremony will take place at Celtic Manor as part of the H&C Expo on 17 July 2018.
More information on the Hospitality and Catering website.