Drive Retail Group rounded of the year in style in Bristol last week, with a black tie gala. The event saw over 50 team members recognised for their achievements in the group’s ‘OverDrive’ awards, which recognised employees for various accomplishments. 250 guests from across the business were present for the evening, which was hosted at the Harbour Hotel.
One of the undoubted highlights of the past 12 months, was the award of the coveted ‘Vauxhall Opel European Dealer Group of 2019’ at a ceremony in Croatia in November. With the group also claiming the ‘Vauxhall Quality Group of the year’ at the recent dealer event at in Brighton.
The black tie gala was hosted by Group Operations Director, Rob Keenan and Finance Director, Stuart Harrison.
Rob commented: “It was fantastic to be able to get so many of the team together to recognise the amazing achievements of the past 12 months. Everyone has worked really hard to meet our targets and push Drive on and we are all looking forward to some very exciting plans for 2020.”
The event was also attended by Business Partners from all areas of the business. Stuart, added:
“As a company we understand how important it is that we partner with the right businesses to create a culture of reciprocal growth. It was brilliant to see many of these valued partners in attendance last week and we look forward to working with them over the coming year and beyond to meet both of our objectives.”