The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has announced the winners of its ‘Pride of the Aftermarket’ award ceremony, as it continues to celebrate the individuals and businesses who have gone above and beyond in 2021.
Taking place after this year’s virtual conference, titled ‘Aftermarket for the Future’ on 2 December, the awards were presented by the recently appointed IAAF chief executive, Mark Field.
Field commented on the hard work and achievements of the entire industry and how this was reflected in how tight the voting was throughout each category.
IAAF members were invited to nominate exceptional performances of companies throughout the past year by completing an entry form via the IAAF website.
With 30 aftermarket companies shortlisted, the aftermarket was then able to vote for their winner online throughout November, with the voting closing minutes before the conference began.
IAAF Pride of the Aftermarket 2021 winners
Car Distributor: Winner GSF Car Parts, Runner Up Motor Parts Direct (MPD)
Service Provider: Winner Autotech Recruit, Runner Up Boswell Insurance
CV Supplier: Winner Robert Bosch, Runner Up TMD Friction
CV Distributor: Winner Fleet Components, Runner Up HGV Direct
Car Supplier: Winner Schaeffler Automotive Aftermarket UK, Runner Up First Line
Outstanding Individual Achievement: Winner Steve Fisher, Apec Braking
Mark Field, IAAF chief executive, said: “Year after year we see countless aftermarket companies and individuals step up and go above and beyond to provide exceptional service throughout the supply chain.
“All of the companies shortlisted are a fantastic example of the dedication and hard work we see day in, day out, and it’s a pleasure to be able to celebrate our industry and the professionals within it at our annual awards ceremony.”