Unley Road Association Press Release, 8 September 2016

Nomination Period Open for Inaugural Unley Road Small Business & Pride of Workmanship Awards 2016

The Unley Road Association and Unley Rotary Club have joined forces to present the inaugural Unley Road Small Business & Pride of Workmanship Awards. Established in 1975, these prestigious awards allow customers and business owners to recognise people who work in those businesses and who give outstanding service in the local community.

Over the next two weeks, until 19 September, everyone is invited and encouraged to fill out a short form nominating their favourite Unley Road employee. All nominators will go into the draw to win a $250 cash prize. Nomination forms are available from every Unley Road business, and also online at www.onlyunleyroad.com.au

“We have over 450 businesses on Unley Road, the majority of which are small, family-run businesses. The Unley Road Small Business & Pride of Workmanship Awards will celebrate the hard work, diversity and tenacity of our local businesses.” Said James Morris, Chairman of the Unley Road Association.

“These Awards will highlight the unsung success stories Unley Road including high-end retail, health and fitness, professional services, and world-class creative.” Said James Morris.

“The Unley Rotary Club believes in the idea of service as a basis of a worthy enterprise, and are pleased to host the 2016 Unley Road Small Business & Pride of Workmanship Awards.” Said Jerry Casburn, Rotary Club of Unley.

“This is an opportunity for all South Australians to formally recognise outstanding employees who go above and beyond with their customer service. We encourage everyone to take the time to recognise and nominate the people and the businesses who make up the Unley Road precinct.” Said Jerry Casburn.

The event is sponsored by local online marketing business Open4Bizness Australia, who will provide the Small Business winner with a marketing prize worth $2000. The winners of this inaugural award will be announced at the Unley Road Association’s October “UR Together” networking event at the Unley Town Hall.

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Media Contacts

Jerry Casburn, Rotary Club of Unley 0407 646 396

Rose-Linh Le, Unley Road Association, unleyroad@gmail.com

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