2022 Employee of the year
2022 Rookie of the year
City Motors Group
Congratulations to City Motors Group Employee of the Year winner, Ryan Gaetani! A valued member of our City Motors Group Parts team, Ryan began his journey with us as a Parts Interpreter for our Mercedes-Benz brand. He has since stepped up and out of that role, now focusing on all brands offered at our Illawarra dealerships. Ryan is extremely knowledgeable and is a great asset to our company. Congratulations on this achievement Ryan!
Congratulations to City Motors Group Rookie of the Year winner, Skye Rosina! Skye is a confident member of our Wollongong City Motors Parts team, joining the group in 2021. As a Parts Interpreter, Skye continues to build on her wealth of knowledge, offering valuable support and a great work ethic to the department. This is a just reward for Skye’s continued dedication. Congratulations on being the recipient of the Rookie of the Year award Skye!
2022 MANAGER OF THE YEAR AWARDS
City Motors Group
MANAGER OF THE YEAR
Customer Loyalty Manager
Congratulations to Wakeling Automotive’s Manager of the Year winner, Sandra Maurice! Sandra is our bubbly Customer Interaction Centre Manager (previously Business Development Centre Manager) who is based at our Wollongong City Motors site. Always up for a challenge and always the first to put her hand up to help anyone regardless of what is needed, Sandra has proven herself to be a treasured asset to our Wakeling team. She has overseen the communication with customers across all our sites, and has ensured the smooth running of our BDC, and now CIC team! Congratulations on being our 2022 Manager of the Year Sandra!
Congratulations to Wakeling Automotive’s Sales Excellence winner, Theo Stitt! Theo is our Sales Manager at Paul Wakeling Kia and has worked tremendously hard this past year as we have welcomed the Kia brand, replacing Holden in our impressive line-up. Having worked across our numerous other brands Holden, HSV and Hyundai, it’s very clear to see that Theo has a strong work ethic and is extremely determined, encouraging his team to deliver the very best. Theo has also seen success within our Hyundai brand, being awarded Hyundai’s HMCA Global Sales Champion for Australia in 2018. Congratulations Theo on being our 2022 Sales Excellence winner!
FIXED OPERATIONS EXCELLENCE
Congratulations to Wakeling Automotive’s Fixed Operations Excellence winner, Paul Davies. Paul is our Service Manager at Shellharbour City Motors. Paul began his career with the Wakeling group as a Service Advisor at our Campbelltown site and has since progressed to a Service Manager within our City Motors Group business. He is always doing everything he can to help his team continue to grow and achieve fantastic results together. Congratulations Paul on being our 2022 Fixed Operations winner!
Congratulations to Wakeling Automotive’s Administration Excellence winner, John Mansfield. John is the groups IT Manager and has been an integral part of the Wakeling Automotive team for the last 14 years. Working across all of our various companies and sites, John is the first one to put his hand up when things get tough and always persists to find solutions to difficult problems. Leading a team of only one, it shows a great deal of organisation and constant hard work to ensure every task is completed. Congratulations on your 2022 Administration Excellence award John!