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Citroen and DS Automobiles Ireland has named Denis & Mary Ryan Automobile Sales, in Bishopstown, Co Cork, as its Dealer of the Year for 2017. The presentation took place at the company's annual Dealer Conference at the Mullingar Park Hotel. The Cork business was recognised out of a network of 19 authorised dealerships nationwide.
Denis Ryan, said, "On behalf of Mary, all the team and myself, I am thrilled to accept this award for Dealer of the Year 2017 from Citroen & DS Ireland. each of of the team are passionate about providing the highest level of service to our customers, and I would like to thank our customers for their loyal support over the years. We are very proud to represent Citroen in Cork; as a brand with a rich heritage and an award-winning range of automobiles today; the future looks bright with more launches to look forward to in 2018."
Presenting the award, Chris Graham, Managing Director, Citroen & DS Ireland, said: "I would like to warmly congratulate Mary, Denis and all their team on winning this year's Dealer of the Year Award. The dealership has displayed outstanding excellence across both their sales and aftersales departments. As true advocates for the Citroen brand, the longevity of service of Denis and Mary Ryan is a testament to their confidence in the quality of the Citroën vehicles they have sold over the years. We look forward to working with Denis and Mary to build on their success in 2018."
Denis & Mary Ryan Automobile Sales is the country's longest-serving Citroen dealer, having first been appointed to the network in 1991. The dealership plays a leading role in the local community, as sponsors of Schull and Goleen Social Centres, and the Fastnet Film Festival. Both Denis and Mary have worked for more than 25 years at the dealership, and their son, Donnacha has joined them to ensure the future of the family business remains strong.