Morson sponsors Company of the Year category at NAA Awards 2014

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This year Morson sponsored the ‘Company of the Year’ award category at the Northwest Automotive Alliance Awards.

Based in North West England, the North West Automotive Alliance (NAA) is an independent, not-for-profit company which provides a membership service combined with a project management delivery function to the automotive community. The NAA supports micro-companies through to the locally-based global vehicle manufacturers. It offers a diverse service using its established networks. This includes the provision of training, events, funding applications and strategic, business and technical advice.

Stuart Knowles, Senior Automotive Consultant at Morson, said: “Morson International was proud to sponsor the ‘Company of the Year’ award at the NAA ceremony. The North West has a rich history within the industry and has seen exceptional advancement in both technology and production. By supporting this award Morson is contributing to the recognition of the substantial performance achieved by the local OEMs and SMEs alike.”

The North West region has achieved great success in helping suppliers in the automotive sector grow into larger companies and this progress has been showcased at the North West Automotive Alliance (NAA) Awards, which took place in Cheshire on 6th November 2014, featuring keynote speaker Jerry Hardcastle OBE, Chairman of the Automotive Council Technology Group and General Manager for Innovation and Performance Projects, Nissan Motor Manufacturing (UK) Limited.

The overall event sponsor was Bentley Motors, with individual Northwest Automotive Alliance Awards being sponsored by DHL Supply Chain, Electron Technical Solutions, Festo, Industry Forum, Jaguar Land Rover, our own Morson Group and UK Trade and Investment (UKTI). The awards were presented in front of an audience of over 300 members of the North West and national automotive community.

For more information on The Northwest Automotive Alliance and the awards ceremony, please visit: www.nwalliance.com

 


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