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Staff clock loyalty awards at Jennings Ford dealership
Posted on 28 November 2016

Staff clock loyalty awards at Jennings Ford dealership

Two members of staff have been rewarded for a combined 45 years’ loyalty at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


It’s a family affair for latest recruit at Jennings Ford Direct
Posted on 28 November 2016

It’s a family affair for latest recruit at Jennings Ford Direct

An ambitious youngster is keeping it in the family after securing his very first full-time job at the same company and department as his father. Ian Stewart, 16, from Farringdon in Sunderland, is the latest recruit to join the busy parts department at Jennings Ford Direct on Newcastle Road in South Shields and he’s no stranger to a certain member of staff there – Ian Stewart senior – his father.


Aftersales staff accrue six decades of loyalty at motor dealer group, Jennings
Posted on 22 November 2016

Aftersales staff accrue six decades of loyalty at motor dealer group, Jennings

Two members of staff at Jennings Motor Group’s parts department in Washington, have been rewarded for a combined 60 years’ loyalty to the company. Parts advisor, Stephen Todd, from Sunderland is celebrating 35 years’ loyalty and supervisor, Norman Hunter, from Boldon, has achieved 25 years’ continued loyalty.


Jennings Ford’s latest recruit brings three decades of experience
Posted on 16 November 2016

Jennings Ford’s latest recruit brings three decades of experience

Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has further strengthened its sales team with a new addition. Former architectural surveyor, Ian McGrath, 60, from Seaton Carew in Hartlepool, has been appointed as a sales executive at the group’s Cargo Fleet Lane supersite in Middlesbrough. Ian brings with him more than 30 years’ motor industry experience, after gaining valuable knowledge working in various sales roles for a number of motor dealers across the region.


Staff clock 160 years of combined loyalty at Jennings Ford dealership
Posted on 16 November 2016

Staff clock 160 years of combined loyalty at Jennings Ford dealership

Eight members of staff at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, are celebrating achieving a combined 16 decades of loyalty with the company. It’s not just customers who are loyal to the region’s longest established motor dealer group, which operates Ford, Ford Direct, Kia, Mazda, SEAT and Mitsubishi branches, as well as two Harley-Davidson dealerships® and a SUBWAY® store.


Ryan embarks on Apprenticeship programme at Jennings Kia
Posted on 07 November 2016

Ryan embarks on Apprenticeship programme at Jennings Kia

An ambitious youngster is steering towards a career as a motor vehicle technician, after securing an Apprenticeship with Jennings Kia, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group. 18-year-old, Ryan Battista, from Denton Burn in Newcastle, has been appointed as an Apprentice motor vehicle technician at the group’s Parsons Road service department in Washington.


Jennings’ places third in Kia’s national sales league table
Posted on 03 November 2016

Jennings’ places third in Kia’s national sales league table

Three is the magic number for Jennings Kia, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, after placing third in Kia’s national sales league table at the same time when the dealership marked its third anniversary. Securing 116 sales on new retail cars throughout the month of September not only placed the Concorde Way dealership in Stockton, at the top of a regional district sales league table, but it also secured third place nationally.


Second promotion sees Chris take over as sales controller at Jennings SEAT
Posted on 02 November 2016

Second promotion sees Chris take over as sales controller at Jennings SEAT

A member of staff at Jennings SEAT, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has received a second promotion within six months. Chris Butt, 27, from Middlesbrough, has taken on the role of sales controller at the dealership’s Cargo Fleet Lane site.


Driving ambition leads to new role in car sales at Jennings Ford for Alex
Posted on 02 November 2016

Driving ambition leads to new role in car sales at Jennings Ford for Alex

Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has further strengthened its sales force with an addition to the team. Alex Marshall-Hunt, 29, originally from Newcastle, but currently living in Morpeth, Northumberland, has been appointed as a sales executive at the group’s Eslington Park dealership in Gateshead.


Emily steers from spa to sales
Posted on 27 October 2016

Emily steers from spa to sales

Jennings Mazda, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has further expanded its sales team with a new recruit. 20-year-old, Emily Smith, from Saltburn-by-the-Sea, has joined the group’s Cargo Fleet Lane dealership in Middlesbrough, as a sales executive.


Jill clocks two decades of loyalty with Jennings Ford
Posted on 26 October 2016

Jill clocks two decades of loyalty with Jennings Ford

A dedicated member of staff at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has received a second reward for her loyalty to the company. Jill Wilson, from Stockton, has been employed at the group’s Ford dealership on Yarm Road in Stockton for the past 20 years.


Danielle lands dream role at Jennings Kia
Posted on 26 October 2016

Danielle lands dream role at Jennings Kia

Jennings Kia, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, has appointed a new sales executive as part of an on-going recruitment drive. Danielle Quinn-Clark, 23, from Washington, has found her dream job in car sales after being recruited as a sales executive at Jennings Kia’s Parsons Road dealership.


Motor dealer group steers recruitment drive for online sales
Posted on 17 October 2016

Motor dealer group steers recruitment drive for online sales

Jennings Motor Group has further expanded its internet sales team to meet demand for online sales. 31-year-old, Jordan Scott, from Darlington, is the latest addition to the department after being appointed as an internet customer service and sales executive.


Promotion leads to managerial role in aftersales for ambitious Andrew
Posted on 12 October 2016

Promotion leads to managerial role in aftersales for ambitious Andrew

A promotion has resulted in a member of staff at Jennings Ford, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, taking on a managerial role within one of the company’s aftersales departments. Andrew Gills, 49, from Winlaton in Gateshead, has taken on the role of bodyshop manager at the group’s accident repair centre located at the company’s Eslington Park dealership.


Motor dealer staff raise a cup for Macmillan Cancer
Posted on 06 October 2016

Motor dealer staff raise a cup for Macmillan Cancer

Caring staff at Jennings Ford Direct, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, have been doing their bit for charity. Staff at the South Shields-based dealership have raised more than £200 for Macmillan Cancer after taking part in the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning for the fourth consecutive year.


Driving ambition steers Lucy towards fulfilling dream career at Jennings Kia
Posted on 06 October 2016

Driving ambition steers Lucy towards fulfilling dream career at Jennings Kia

A young Billingham woman is on track to fulfilling a lifelong ambition to become a motor vehicle technician, after securing an Apprenticeship with Jennings Kia, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


Annual golf day drives fundraising for The Emaan Foundation
Posted on 29 September 2016

Annual golf day drives fundraising for The Emaan Foundation

A local charity’s second fundraising appeal has topped the £20,000 mark. The Emaan Foundation, a registered charity set up by philanthropic local businessman Nas Khan, has raised £5052 at its annual charity golf day held recently at Teesside Golf Club, and boosted fundraising past the £20,000 mark.


Motor dealer steps in with new football strips for top of the league team
Posted on 29 September 2016

Motor dealer steps in with new football strips for top of the league team

A set of new football strips are bringing good luck to a team of ambitious youngsters, who are currently top of the league. South Shields Football Club’s under 8s ‘Blues’ team has been kitted out in new strips for the 2016/2017 season thanks to Jennings Ford Direct, part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group.


New franchise manager takes over at Jennings Mitsubishi
Posted on 23 September 2016

New franchise manager takes over at Jennings Mitsubishi

A loyal member of the management team at Jennings Motor Group has transferred to another dealership to oversee the sales department. Part of an internal restructure, Paul Beadling, 48, from Stockton, has transferred from the group’s head office in Washington, where he previously worked as group internet sales manager, to take on the role of franchise manager at the company’s Mitsubishi dealership based in Middlesbrough.


Local business partnership reaches four-decade milestone
Posted on 23 September 2016

Local business partnership reaches four-decade milestone

Two successful companies celebrating a 40-year business partnership, are looking forward to many more years of success in the future. In 1976, when one of the very first Ford Fiesta models was rolling off the production line in Valencia, Spain, Jennings Ford, now part of the multi-award winning Jennings Motor Group, was forging a new business relationship with HSBC.