Drive Motor Retail recognises long-service stalwarts

Drive Motor Retail’s award-winning bodyshop is celebrating the long service of its Redcar team members who have a combined 132 years with the business.

The Redcar team is comprised of six highly skilled technicians who have made significant contributions to the success of Drive’s bodyshop department during their time with the company.

Paul Wood, Stephen Leach, Lee Woodall, Alan Armstrong, Stephen Towse, and Andy Covell have demonstrated unwavering loyalty and commitment, with individual tenures ranging from 11 to an impressive 32 years.

Lee Robinson, general manager, said: “Our long-standing bodyshop team deserves nothing but praise. Their loyalty is truly exceptional. The success of our bodyshop department is a direct result of their dedication, professionalism, and meticulous attention to detail.”

Bodyshop manager Armstrong has more than two decade’s worth of service alone.

Bodyshop director Jason Bond, said: “Alan is an outstanding manager with a wealth of experience. His abilities extend beyond technical skills; he embodies qualities that inspire and set a clear vision for his team. Through his unwavering commitment, he creates a sense of purpose and direction that motivates our team to achieve their goals here at Drive Motor Retail. This is evident through the loyal team who work alongside him.”