Dorset Business Awards reveal official auto partner

The Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry has revealed Sandown Mercedes-Benz in Poole has joined the list of distinguished sponsors at this year’s Dorset Business Awards.

Dorset’s biggest celebration of business achievement is due to take place tomorrow, with more than 700 guests are expected to attend the Awards Gala Dinner at the Bournemouth International Centre (BIC) on Thursday, November 23.  The breakfast team of the south’s leading radio station, Wave 105, is hosting the awards this year and Sandown Mercedes-Benz will be showcasing two cars in the Windsor Hall during the awards.

With retailers in Dorset, Sandown Group represents the prestigious Mercedes-Benz and smart Car ranges, with a number of well-equipped dealerships across the south coast.  Alongside the top-of-the-range brand new cars, Sandown also has a vast range of quality used cars available, maintained to impeccable standards. Expert servicing and repairs is another service which the group is proud of, ensuring its customers’ cars run smoothly for years to come.

Stuart Head, group head of fleet at Sandown Group, said: “Sponsoring the Dorset Business Awards is a fantastic opportunity for the Sandown Group to really show our support to the Dorset Chamber of Commerce and other local businesses. Dorset has a great depth of business opportunities and we are delighted to be able to work with inspiring people. We wish all the finalists the best of luck.”

Stuart Dixon,head of marketing and communications and organiser of the awards from Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry, added: “One of the things that we are most proud of about the awards is the variety of sectors that are represented through the wide reach of entrees we have received and also our esteemed sponsors. It is therefore important for us to have representatives present and involved with the awards and we are delighted to have the team at Sandown Mercedes-Benz join in with the celebrations and support the awards.”

Organised by the Dorset Chamber of Commerce and Industry and in association with the Daily Echo and Dorset Echo, and backed by the south’s leading radio station Wave 105, the awards evening will begin with a drinks reception sponsored by Innovative Hire. This is followed by an exquisite three-course dinner before the awards presentation begins. Nuffield Health Bournemouth Hospital will be the entertainment sponsor for the evening.