Awards for staff who have attained from five to over thirty-five years of consecutive service with Aanco and Made for Trade.
Made for Trade, a thriving business in its 40th year, is proud to recognise the exceptional dedication of its long-standing staff. Over the past decade, this company has experienced remarkable growth and expansion, now operating across three major factory sites, including the Korniche bi-fold door fabrication facility at Wynyard. With the increase in staff numbers, Made for Trade has become a significant employer in the region.
Amidst their numerous reasons for celebration, Made for Trade takes great pride in the loyalty and commitment of its employees, many of whom have been with the company for several years. These remarkable individuals have reached impressive milestones, with some surpassing 30 years of service with the Northeast manufacturing business. In fact, a remarkable group of five employees collectively boasts an astounding 140 years of service with the award-winning company.
Amy Pout, Richie Bezance, Brenda Webster, Frank Donaghy, and Kevin Southall are the famous five, whose unwavering dedication and remarkable achievements have made a significant impact on Made for Trade. Amy has devoted an impressive 21 years to the company, while Richie has reached the remarkable milestone of 20 years. Brenda’s dedication spans an incredible 33 years, only a couple of years behind Frank’s 35 years of service. Last but certainly not least, Kevin Southall is celebrating an astonishing 37 years with Made for Trade.
In recognition of their remarkable service, Made for Trade’s founder, Richard Gaunt, and his son, Managing Director Bradley Gaunt, recently hosted an event to honour these long-standing staff members. Each employee was presented with well-deserved awards and certificates, acknowledging their unwavering commitment and outstanding contributions to the company.
Made for Trade’s Long Service Awards truly exemplify the professional and dedicated culture that has propelled this company’s success over the past four decades. As this business continues to grow and prosper, it remains committed to recognising and celebrating the invaluable contributions of its exceptional staff members.