bodyshop announces Awards jury

The bodyshop Awards 2018 jury has been confirmed.

This year’s Awards jury consists of nine individuals, each bringing a magnitude of experience and knowledge to the panel.

The 2018 Awards jury will consist of: Earle Avann, Rainbow Bodyshops Ltd; Graeme Bennett, Devonshire Motors Ltd; Andy Beswick, Northern Accident Repair Company; Chris Brightmore, Chartwell (Derby) Ltd; Angela Henry, M&M Fix Auto; Matthew Penning, Pennings ARC; Peter Randhawa, Baldwins Repair Group; Jade Rogers, Fix Auto Weston-Super-Mare, and Jamie Smythes, Artis Accident Care

The panel will decide on all category finalists and winners on 26 July 2018.

All finalists will then be invited to the bodyshop Event and Awards 2018 which takes place on 27-28 September at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole.

Mark Hadaway, editor of bodyshop magazine, stated, ‘This event is shaping up to be our best yet. I am very excited to have gathered such a well-rounded and knowledgeable group of people for our jury panel. Good luck to all of our nominees, I know you are in safe hands with our jury.’

The bodyshop Event and Awards continues to be the highlight of the UK accident repair market calendar, featuring the industry’s only independent awards programme.