from the vehicle parts specialists.
We are delighted to announce that we’ve been recognised as ‘Growth Story Of The Year 2019’ in this years’ Solent 250 business awards, held last night at the Ageas Bowl.
The Solent 250 recognises the top 250 companies headquartered in the Solent region, ranked by turnover.
We successfully beat out fellow finalists 23.5 Degrees, Hendy Group, Highwood Group of Companies and SHB Hire to pick up the trophy.
Marc Trent, Charles Trent Managing Director stated: “I sincerely dedicate this award to all the loyal & hard-working staff at Charles Trent that have delivered a year on year strategy that has led us to achieve such status & growth. Charles Trent were nominated alongside some extremely well-known businesses from a variety of different sectors which was also a great honour.”
The judges’ commented “Our winner had a great growth story to tell. They are a family-owned business working in a very traditional sector that has radically changed its business model to focus on core areas, which has led to significant growth (up 46% last year). Renowned in the sector for innovation and market leading customer service, they are regarded as a ‘family business with corporate processes and attitude’, completely revolutionising the sector norm.”