We are so excited to win Vend 2015 NZ Retailer of the Year award at the Anz Newmarket Business Awards on Friday night. This was presented at the Auckland Museum and was a delightful evening.
The judges at the awards included many big names such as Rob Fyfe CEO Icebreaker and Ex CEO of Air New Zealand, Anne Norman CEO of Farmers and Pascoes chain Australasia, Geoff Ross the founder of 42 below and the CEO of Ice house Andy Hamilton.
Diane and Modes team has been absolutely overwhelmed by the congratulatory messages that have been pouring in since we received the award.
A few lovely lines from our suppliers:
“Such great news!! I am happy to share this moment of happiness with you after all your hard-work and dedication. You must be so proud. I will make sure I share this wonderful news with our team back in Barcelona and Hong Kong, so we can all take joy from this great success. We are honoured to be your major partner and we hold this partnership very proudly.” ~ Pronovias
“Congratulations!!! That is fantastic!!” ~ Debbie from Dressed Fashion Agencies
“CONGRATULATIONS DIANE!! YOU DESERVE IT BIG TIME!” ~ Pilo from Mathilde LTD
“Very impressive and well deserved. That is an amazing accomplishment” ~ Milan from Mr. K
“That is fantastic Diane – congratulations, wonderful news. Hard work pays off – well done and a real feather in the cap and a bow to your determination and courage.” Director of Rightway
“This is recognition for all the hard yards you and your beautiful staff have put in over the years. Congratulations well deserved.”