May 20, 2022

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Lookers celebrates the return of its annual Excellence Awards

Lookers celebrates the return of its annual Excellence Awards

Lookers has celebrated the return of its once-a-year Excellence Awards.

This is the initially Lookers awards ceremony to get put considering that 2019.

The Manchester-headquartered automotive group offered a document 21 classification awards, marking particular person contributions in a variety of company parts including product sales, management, consumer assistance, business enterprise guidance, finance and innovation.

Hosted by motorsport  journalist and broadcaster Amanda Stretton, just about every location was represented and winners had been picked out based mostly on customer gratification rankings, functionality amounts and their overall contribution to the group of additional than 6,500 employees.

Mark Raban, Main Govt Officer at Lookers, explained: “The Lookers Excellence Awards are 1 of our group’s most significant functions. Delivering us with a substantial prospect to clearly show all our staff that hard do the job, commitment and dedication to their teams and their prospects are highly valued, they are also an essential component of our tradition of assistance, collaboration and our concentration on remaining the best that we can be.

“I’m delighted by the success and by the prosperity of expertise we have at Lookers who continually impress me with their awareness, aim and travel to be successful. It was my complete privilege to spend time with all our amazing groups and to enjoy an exceptional celebration with everybody in just one of Europe’s finest towns.”

Among the leading winners was Lookers Kia Stockport technician Andy Cross who secured the coveted Lookers Daily life award for his remarkable 50-year contribution and assistance to the group. Cross joined Lookers as an apprentice mechanic in 1972.

Presenting the award, Lookers’ Chief Working Officer, Duncan McPhee, stated: “Andy’s affect on the workshop crew and department achievement is outstanding. Often delivering regularly good results, he leads by case in point and positively influences the total group in a lot of methods.

“A foremost function product with a wonderful function ethic, dedication to top quality and to always ‘doing the proper thing’, Andy’s welcoming, approachable way and willingness to guide is an inspiration for everybody and we’re thrilled to have him on our crew.”

A further noteworthy winner was Craig Yuill, Product sales Manager at Lookers’ Taggart Motor Team division in Glasgow who acquired the Above & Further than award for his assistance and dedication.