Vertu Motors, sixth in the AM100, has rewarded its most successful managers from across the group's brands, Bristol Street Motors, Macklin Motors, Farnell Land Rover, Vertu Volkswagen and Vertu Honda, at its CEO Awards.
The winners were:
Neal Tuffs – business manager of the year, Darlington Nissan
Paul Holland – bodyshop manager of the year, Chesterfield Vauxhall
Andy Johnson – company person of the year, property director at head office, Gateshead
Tina Willis – accountant of the year based in the Nottingham and Leicester areas
Paul Walton – sales manager of the year, Peterlee Hyundai
Kieran McGarry – service manager of the year, Northampton Vauxhall
Steve O’ Donnell – parts manager of the year, Granby Ford Parts
Gavin Coles – head offfice person of the year, group aftersales at head office, Gateshead.
Robert Forrester, Vertu Motors' chief executive, said: “One of the group’s core Values is recognition of excellent performance and our annual management awards are a key part of this. Everybody nominated is at the top of their game and selecting a winner each year is becoming increasingly difficult. The award ceremony is a real celebration of great success, passion and commitment and it is a real pleasure to be part of it.”
Back (L-R) Paul Walton, Andy Johnson, Neal Tuffs, Paul Holland and Steve O' Donnell (front L-R) Gavin Coles, Tina Willis, Robert Forrester and Kieran McGarry