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Fleet Manager of the Year Award Win

Fleet Manager of the Year Award Win

Jo Hammonds from Mears Group has been named ‘Fleet Manager of Year’ at the prestigious Fleet News Awards.The award waspresented at a ceremony attended by 1,400 people at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel.Jo is in charge of Mears’ 5,000 plus-strong fleet, which includes 3,600 light commercial vehicles and around 750 company cars. Light commercial vehicles are essential to our business, as the leading social housingrepairs and maintenance provider in the UK and a major presence in the homecare and support market.On receiving his award, Jo said: “I am surprised and delighted to have won this prestigious award. We have a great team that works very hard to ensure that our vehicles are compliant and road-worthy. This award is a testament to my team’s hard work, and I am very happy that our efforts have been recognised.”Stephen Briers, Fleet News editor -in-chief, said: "We were delighted to welcome the transport minister John Hayes to present some awards, an acknowledgment of the importance of the fleet sector to Government.“The event is the highlight of the year in the fleet calendar and a wonderful way for us to recognise and honour all the dedication and innovation that makes fleet such an inspiring place to work."

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