The winners of the 2019 AgriMachinery trade News Excellence awards were announced on Friday 8th March at an invitation only ceremony at Concorde at Manchester Airport.
Andy Newbold, publisher of Agri Machinery Trade News said that ‘it was a great opportunity to come together and celebrate the often unsung and overlooked heroes of the machinery supply chain who are busy going the extra mile to keep UK Agriculture farming’.
This years winners were chosen from a very strong field of nominations from their peers in the industry. ‘Its high praise indeed when a customer or a supplier makes a nomination, and this years winners deserve the recognition of these awards’ Andy continued.
The Manufacturers Excellence Award (Sales/Technical Support) winner – L-R Steve Offland, Teagle Limited receiving the award from Mike Whiting from sponsors Newmac Limited
The Manufacturer Excellence Award (Parts / Service Support) winners L-R Will Davies and Ben Blackford of Mzuri Limited receiving the award from Andy Newbold of AgriMachinery Trade.
The Manufacturer Excellence Award (Training Support) winner L-R Andrew Dunne of Claas UK receiving the award from Amanda Latham of De Lacey Executive
The Importer Excellence Award (Sales, Technical and Training Support) winner L-R Alan Dennis of AMIA Agri Market Insight and Access, with Jennifer Dennis, Clifford Dennis and Mike Whiting from the awards sponsors Newmac Limited
Dealer Sales Manager of the Year winner – Jim Nash of Hallmark Tractors
Dealer Service Manager of the Year winner – Paul Roegele of Randells Agriculture Limited
Dealer Parts Manager of the Year winner – Medwyn Hughes of RVW Pugh Ltd , Churchstoke branch.
Used Machinery Dealer of the Year winner – L-R Arwel Evans of Arwels Agri Services with Alex Tailby from the awards sponsors Autotrader.farm
Digital Retailer of the Year winner L-R Gavin Pell of Chandlers Limited with Alex Tailby from the awards sponsors Autotrader.farm
The Blue Ribbon award for Outstanding Contribution to Agricultural Machinery winner – Martin Lole of Mzuri, who sadly could not attend the awards L-R Paul Hemingway (IAgrE president elect) Will Davies, Ben Blackford, Dani Bond and Rose Llewellyn of Mzuri Limited and Alastair Taylor (CEO) of the awards sponsors the Institution of Agricultural Engineers (IAgrE)