Boland Carlow, main ŠKODA Dealers for Carlow, have been crowned ŠKODA Dealer of the Year 2017 from a network of 27 authorised sales dealerships nationwide.
The presentation was made to Dealer Principal, Ger Boland and his team, in Mount Wolseley Hotel Spa & Golf Resort, Carlow (pictured right).
Recent winners of the National ŠKODA Salesman of the Year 2017 accolade, Boland ŠKODA are no stranger to awards.
Originally appointed to the ŠKODA Network in 2012; Boland Carlow are delighted to be named the ŠKODA Dealer of the Year 2017.
At Bolands, the team strive to deliver the highest standards of customer service to ensure their customers have a positive sales and aftersales experience.
Long term employee of Bolands Oliver Brannock, the Boland ŠKODA Sales Manager, embodies the dealership’s excellent approach to customer care, taking home the accolade of ŠKODA Salesman of the Year 2017.
Speaking at the dinner, Oliver said: “We are overwhelmed.
“It is rather rewarding to know that our continued efforts are recognized by ŠKODA Ireland.
“I want to thank each and every member of our team at Boland ŠKODA sincerely for all of their tremendous work in 2017 and a big thank you to our loyal customers over the years too.
“ It is you who have helped us to achieve such strong KPI’s that ultimately resulted in us taking home this exceptional title.”
Speaking about the award, John Donegan, Brand Director, ŠKODA Ireland, said: “We are thrilled to announce Boland Carlow as the ŠKODA ‘Dealer of the Year’.
“Bolands is a consistent performer in every area of the business and each member of staff deserves tremendous credit for the hard work and effort put in”.
Bolands are very proud to represent ŠKODA in Carlow.
The ŠKODA brand and range has never been so strong or diverse. The team looks forward to 2018 with renewed confidence and what it has to bring.
2017 was another record year for ŠKODA Ireland.
Specifically, they increased market share to 6.9%, delivering over 9,000 new cars and the Aftersales business (parts and accessories sales) continued to grow to over €9.5m.
Furthermore, the customer satisfaction results continue to rank ŠKODA as one of the top performers in Europe.