- 21 Dealers make the Platinum Award listing
- 6 Sellers get the Elite Award
- IPOP Team the prime-selling supplier team
Suzuki Helderberg in Cape Town is the 2021 Suzuki Seller of the Year.
The Helderberg staff received the coveted award at an celebration in Durban, which adopted the seller conference and the launch of the a great deal-predicted new Suzuki Baleno to media, dealers and the public.
The Vendor of the Calendar year Gala was hosted beneath the title of “Market of Excellence”. Applying this topic, dealers and the workforce at Suzuki Car South Africa mentioned ways in which they could even further strengthen on Suzuki’s higher stages of client company and profits aid, which served make it South Africa’s leading-marketing passenger car or truck brand in May well this calendar year.
“When we break an over-all product sales report or hit a large milestone like the one in May possibly this 12 months, persons normally appear at the brand 1st. But in fact, these achievements are created up of countless numbers of individual interactions concerning a vendor, a salesperson, a company adviser and a customer.
“That is why we put so much energy into our Seller of the 12 months Awards as it presents recognition to the everyday challenging perform of our 81 dealers in South and Southern Africa,” suggests Brendon Carpenter, Brand Internet marketing Manager of Suzuki Automobile South Africa.
Prior to saying the best award, Suzuki Car South Africa determined its greatest-accomplishing dealers and the extraordinary people today who outperformed their peers, even at the superior average specifications set by all dealers.
Platinum and Elite Sellers
The to start with group of dealers to be singled out is Suzuki’s Platinum Award winners. These sellers have a higher ordinary rating throughout all requirements, together with customer assistance, pieces support, new vehicle income assist and a supportive finance and coverage group.
“This yr, we have the longest at any time listing of Platinum Award winners. We applaud just about every seller that has produced the effort to set and retain these higher ranges of help and customer support,” suggests Henno Havenga, Manager of Automobile Vendor Sales at Suzuki Auto.
The pursuing dealers are Platinum Award winners: Suzuki Alberton, Suzuki Bassonia, Suzuki Boksburg, Suzuki Centurion, Suzuki Constantiaberg. Suzuki Durban, Suzuki Durban South, Suzuki Hatfield, Suzuki Kenilworth, Suzuki Klerksdorp, Suzuki Mokopane, Suzuki Nelspruit, Suzuki Northcliff, Suzuki Pinetown, Suzuki Polokwane, Suzuki Port Elizabeth, Suzuki Queenstown, Suzuki Rustenburg, Suzuki Stellenbosch, Suzuki Tygervalley and Suzuki Vredenburg,
“It is worth noting that the sellers on this coveted record are unfold throughout South Africa in huge metropolitan areas and smaller sized cities. This again proves that our significant amount of shopper services isn’t just minimal to a choose few sellers or even to big towns,” says Havenga.
Whilst the Platinum Dealers are a cut earlier mentioned the rest, there is a special team of dealers that have established an even better common. Termed the “Green Berets” of the Suzuki community, these sellers are the Elite Award winners with the highest overall performance in all service and revenue groups.
The list of Elite Sellers consists of Suzuki Bramley, Suzuki Bryanston, Suzuki Cape Town, Suzuki Helderberg, Suzuki Kyalami and Suzuki West Rand.
Best accomplishing folks
Suzuki has a special team of awards for the folks, who done the finest across the several provider categories.
This 12 months Arno Bester of Suzuki Queenstown was the Top rated Technician, Grant Saunders of Suzuki Cape City was the Leading Elements Manager, Wian Greyling of Suzuki Alberton took property the silverware as the Leading Product sales Manager and Odette Allers of Suzuki Queenstown received the award as the Assistance Manager of the Year.
Ahead of asserting the Dealers of the Calendar year, SASA recognized the groups and particular person sellers with the maximum product sales.
The top a few sellers with the highest sales quantity throughout this time period ended up Suzuki Boksburg (3rd), Suzuki Menlyn (2nd) and Suzuki Bassonia (1st), which also retains the history for the greatest revenue of any supplier in a single month.
Of the numerous dealer groups, the IPOP Group – which contains leading performers this sort of as Suzuki Bassonia and Suzuki West Rand – was the very best-providing group.
Dealers of the 12 months
Moving to the in general awards, Suzuki Car South Africa announced the prime undertaking supplier in each and every category.
Suzuki Vredenburg on the West Coast of the Western Cape was the Rural Seller of the 12 months.
Suzuki Cape Town was recognised as the Little Supplier of the Yr.
Suzuki Helderberg was declared as the Medium group Supplier of the Calendar year.
Suzuki Bramley took property the award as the Large Dealer of the 12 months.
And finally, right after a great deal apprehension, Suzuki Helderberg in Cape City was termed again to phase to take the leading honours of the all round Suzuki 2021 Vendor of the Year.
“It is a good honour to be equipped to recognise so several sellers in our awards ceremony. We applaud their tough work and perseverance, specially soon after a year of numerous disruptions and uncertainty. We are very pleased of our vendor network and search forward to welcoming new groups and unique business people to our community as we mature more,” says Havenga.