Guildford Firm Wins Top Marketing industry Award
Published by Jennifer Stanbridge for Space Air Solutions in Housing
ACR News Awards - Marketing Initiative of the Year
Space Airconditioning plc, based in Guildford since its foundation in 1980, won the prestigious ‘Marketing Initative of the Year Award’ at the recent ACR News Awards event, held at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel London, in March.
Space Air is the market leading distributor of Daikin air conditioning and heat pump systems in the UK. The ACR News Awards is a well-established, national competition open to all companies involved in the Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (ACR) industry. 10 different award categories pay tribute to companies that demonstrate excellence in their field with outstanding customer service and exceptional innovation.
Space Air demonstrated that it is possible to produce high quality marketing information that can be targeted to existing and huge number of potential customers, on a limited budget, by taking a few extra simple steps to extend successsful marketing communications already in place.
This suitably impressed the judging panel and resulted in the “Marketing Initiative of the Year” award being presented to Space Air.
Mike Nankivell, Space Air Marketing and Business Development Director commented. “We have embraced digital marketing and the social media as a means of increasing our visibility and generated what has become a popular series of regular e-bulletins, combined these have helped us achieve ambitious marketing objectives, despite working with reduced budgets. I am delighted that the efforts of our in-house marketing team have been acknowledged in the ACR News Awards.”
The evening was well attended with over 400 guests from across the industry, all treated to an evening of entertainment and comedy from presenter Rob Beckett, ending the evening with a charity casino.