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Executive Report : Hire achievers
Our Passionate Hirer Awards and the John Jennings Crosshire Award were presented to worthy winners at the start of the Executive Hire Party.
Simon Tomblin and Will Prio from Rocket Rentals in Slimbridge received the Passionate Hirer Award for Outstanding Single Depot Hire Company from Luke Mace of sponsor, Mace Industries.
Receiving Cookstown-based KDM Hire’s Passionate Hirer Award for Outstanding Multi-Depot Hire Company from Angela Spink of sponsor, Plantworx, were David Burns, Ryan McIvor, William Verner and Keith McIvor.
• The other shortlisted companies for the Awards were Wicklow Hire & Sales and Tool-Time of Bishop Auckland in the Outstanding Single Depot category, and Plantool from Daventry and Swansea-based Miles Hire in the Outstanding Multi-Depot category.
The Show’s Commercial Director Craig Donovan presented a special Award for Outstanding Customer Service to Miles Hire’s Ryan, Darren and Ashley Miles, and Tim Tilbrook.
The John Jennings Crosshire Award was presented to Iain Anderson, Joint MD of GAP Group. The trophy was handed over by our 2018 winner Dennis Gwynne, formerly Technical Director of Andrews Sykes, and EHN Editor Alan Guthrie. This Award honours an individual who embodies the same passion and commitment for our industry that John demonstrated throughout his career as a passionate hirer and as EHN’s Crosshire columnist.
Quick off the mark as always, in the week after the Show, Altrad Belle’s MD Ray Neilson and colleagures visited all our Award winners to present them with prizes including a 110V Minimix 150 electric mixer, a Warrior wheelbarrow and a 3.4kVA generator.