Caithness Taxi Firm Jimmy's In Running For Award
16th February 2019
Local Caithness Taxi firm Jimmy's Taxis is heading south to find out if they will win the "Family Business of the Year Award" at the Scottish Taxi and Privare Hire Awards ceremony. The STPH Awards will take place in the DoubleTree by Hilton in Glasgow, on Saturday 9th March 2019.
Brian Travers for Jimmy's Taxis said,"We were delighted to be nominated and over the moon that we are in the final running for an award."
"We have tried to modernise and now have booking apps for anyone to download to their phones to make getting taxi easier and quicker."
The app can be download from the Jimmy's taxi web site
MS Society Scotland and CHAS charities will benefit from an equal share of the all the profits from the Auction and Raffle on the night of the STPH Awards.
There are awards in a number of categories with Jimmy's Taxis in the Family Business category.
Scottish Cab Company
This will be the cab company, taxi and private hire, that receives the most votes via the STPH website.
Scottish Private Hire Company
This will be the private hire company that receives the most votes via the STPH website.
Scottish Taxi Company
This will be the taxi company that receives the most votes via the STPH website.
Family Business of the Year
This award recognises the outstanding family businesses which form an essential part of Scotland's economy.
Best Customer Service
This award is focused on the people that are the heart of the booking office.
Driver of the Year
This award recognises the driver who is often an ambassador for their company, having consistently delivered excellent performance and loyalty over a long period of time.
Employee recognition is all about acknowledging the hard work and accomplishments of the individuals and teams within your organisation.
The Community Award is designed to reward local companies that do that little extra for their local communities.
With passenger vehicles a major pollution contributor, operators are having to take the green side of their business seriously. Our winners will have all shown a genuine commitment to adopting environmentally policies that have made a positive impact.
Best Uniformed Drivers
Companies that supply uniforms are often thought to be more caring for their customers and colleagues.
The STPH Award for Marketing recognises operators that make effective use of innovative or creative marketing and advertising across a range of media.
This award recognises the best website, including design, ease of use, logo, home page, use of images etc.
Lifetime Achievement Award
The Lifetime Achievement Award is awarded to a person who, during their lifetime, has made creative and outstanding contribution to the trade.