The Accra District sales team of Ghana’s leading bottled mineral water producer, Voltic (GH) Limited has received a gold award from the SABMiller Africa Managing Director, Mark Bowman.
Voltic is a subsidiary of SABMiller Plc and the award was in recognition of the sales team’s fantastic work exhibited through the implementation of various sales techniques which yielded significant top line growth for the business in the 2014-2015 financial year.
The award ceremony was witnessed by over 200 marketing, sales and distribution managers from 17 different African countries attending the Marketing, Sales and Distribution (MS&D) Conference held in Durban, South Africa in June 2015.
The SABMiller Africa MS&D Conference is held annually to reward and recognise excellence amongst outstanding sales teams and align country teams with the annual brands development and sales strategies to drive top line superior growth across the region.
The competition which was opened to all districts in SABMiller Africa in the complimentary beverages category, saw Uganda and Ghana shortlisted for the gold award with Ghana emerging the winner.
Commenting on the awards, David Dzomeku the District Sales Manager, Accra, noted that “Working as a team and pursuing excellence in our in-trade sales execution and distribution activities guaranteed our emergence as the gold award recipient across the region and the best district among our peers in Ghana. My team and I are in high spirits to continue to deliver great performances into the future.”
The General Manager of Voltic (GH) Limited, Phil Redman said: “Voltic will continue to outperform the market by ensuring that the business is managed efficiently, effectively and in a way that unlocks the natural entrepreneurial culture of our people. Our position as a market leader and the gold award received by our Accra sales team are confirmations of our achievement so far.”
By Times Reporter