This was the 7th Annual Awards celebrating the best practice in the Irish Motor Industry, acknowledging the hard work and successful achievements of SIMI members. Celebrating everything that is good about the automotive trade, the awards are open to the widest possible cross-section of the Irish motor industry.
The awards were held in the Clayton Hotel, Dublin. The SIMI Irish Motor Industry Awards are conducted in partnership with Bank Of Ireland Finance and in conjunction with the SIMI Annual Dinner. A panel of experienced Motor Industry experts judge entrants based on their application of best practice to achieve outstanding performance.
All businesses from across the motor industry are invited to enter the awards, which aim to celebrate the Industry leaders and recognise the amazing achievements made by these businesses over the past 12 months. This was our second year to be shortlisted in the category of Bodyshop of the Year, the award recognises repairer’s commitment to exceptional quality of work and business performance.
We are delighted to announce that Fitzpatrick's Garage Accident Repair Centre was crowned SIMI Bodyshop of the Year 2017, last night 16th February. A massive congratulations to everyone at Fitzpatrick's, especially our fantastic Bodyshop Team, and thank you to Olympic Silver Medalist Paul O'Donovan for sharing the evening with us.