Avida recognises outstanding achievements within its dealer network every year at the Annual Dealer of the Year awards night. This year the Avida dealers from Australia and New Zealand attended the event which was held in Noosa on the Sunshine Coast of Queensland.
All Avida dealers compete strongly each year for the awards on offer, especially the honour and prestige of the coveted Motorised Dealer of the Year and the Towable Dealer of the Year awards.
Avida are pleased to announce 2016 Avida Motorised Dealer of the Year is Avida Melbourne and the 2016 Avida Towable Dealer of the Year is Avida Newcastle.
There is a large number of criteria to be awarded the Dealer of the Year awards such as outstanding sales achievement, a good mix of Avida models, achieving high customer satisfaction and the dealer's overall representation of the Avida brand.
Robert and Kim Wangman from Avida Melbourne were presented with the Motorised Dealer of the Year award and the Towable Dealer of the Year award was presented to Ron Warden and Justin Pisaruk from Avida Newcastle. Avida congratulations both dealers and their entire team for a fantastic effort.
Roberts RV World – Avida Melbourne have been selling motorhomes for 50 years and are located in Campbellfield Victoria. Avida Melbourne offer the full range of Avida Motorhomes and Campervans from their 1 acre fully carpeted showroom and also have a fully serviced workshop for all your service, parts and repair needs.
Robert Wangman, in accepting the award said "I am extremely proud to have served the Avida Manufacturer and the Avida product for nearly 5o years. I have always had tremendous passion and faith in our product and will continue to do so in the coming years”.
"I wish to thank all my clients and my team in assisting us in achieving this award” said Mr Wangman.
Australian Motor Homes and Caravans – Avida Newcastle are located at Bennetts Green NSW, just south of Newcastle and have been associated with Avida for nearly 30 years. Avida Newcastle offer Avida Motorhomes, Campervans and Caravans and also offer an extensive range of spare parts and accessories as well as carrying out repairs and maintenance.
Justin Pisaruk, in accepting the award said "I would like to thank Avida for their continual development, support and innovation in the Emerald and Topaz range which greatly assisted in us achieving this prestigious award”.
"To the staff and customers, thank you, without your support this milestone for Australian Motorhomes and Caravans – Avida Newcastle would not be possible” said Mr Pisaruk
A number of other awards were also presented at the annual Avida dealer awards night, recognising individual dealer performances in various areas of the business. The awards for this year were:
Motorised Dealer of the Year – Avida Melbourne
Towable Dealer of the Year – Avida Newcastle
Customer Satisfaction Dealer of the Year – Avida Bundaberg
Aftersales Dealer of the Year – Avida Shoalhaven
Parts and Accessories Dealer of the Year – Avida Townsville
Motorised Sales Dealer of the Year – Avida Newcastle
Towable Sales Dealer of the Year – Avida Newcastle
Dealer Staff Member of the Year – Margaret Lawler, Avida Melbourne
Avida RV Club Distinguished Service Award – Avida Gold Coast
10 years Loyalty Award – Avida Townsville
Avida would like to thank all Avida dealers for all their efforts throughout the year with special congratulations to all the award recipients for their wonderful achievements throughout the 2015/2016 financial year.
13th October 2016