Speedy Signs named New Zealand Supreme Franchisee of the Year

Westpac National Manager, Franchises & Strategic Partners, Daniel Cloete (left), Speedy Signs franchisees, Kevin & Sheryl Jones and Speedy Signs franchisors, Sarah & Grant Archibald.

The Westpac sponsored New Zealand Franchise Awards, held in Auckland on Saturday 10th November 2018 and attended by members of FANZ and their guests, is the annual showcase for outstanding performers in franchising and suppliers to the franchising sector.

Kevin & Sheryl Jones, owners of Speedy Signs New Plymouth were named as New Zealand’s top franchisees, receiving the prestigious Supreme Franchisee of the Year Award. This award recognises excellence in business processes, vision, values and culture.

According to the judges from the NZ Business Excellence Foundation, Speedy Signs New Plymouth has clearly laid-out systems in place to capture and provide accurate data to management and staff, and a very well set-up training and development programme which is designed to exceed minimum industry requirements.  They achieved significant growth, and displayed the hallmarks of a high performing franchisee earning them this year’s title of Westpac Supreme Franchisee of the Year.

Callum Floyd, Chairman of the Franchise Association of New Zealand (FANZ) says “This year’s franchise awards gala dinner was a fantastic event and we were thrilled to be able to honour many of our members who have invested a large amount of time and dedication into the awards process and their franchise businesses.”

Westpac spokesperson Daniel Cloete, says, “It is a privilege to sponsor these prestigious franchise awards, which celebrate the very best in franchising excellence. The franchise finalists and winners who have entered demonstrate what it means to achieve and adapt in today’s complex business environment, we are delighted to acknowledge their successes.”

Speedy Signs New Plymouth was also named ‘Business Services Franchisee of the Year.’

About Speedy Signs 

Speedy Signs operates a nationwide network of 25 independently owned and operated sign businesses serving over 10,000 clients. Speedy Signs design, manufacture and install a complete range of signage products. This year the group celebrates 20 years in business.

For more information visit www.speedysigns.co.nz