Press Release – Quest Serviced Apartments
The franchise director of Quest Albany in Auckland has been named South Pacific Quest Franchisee of the Year at the companys annual awards recently. The awards recognise and celebrate the franchises and franchise directors who have demonstrated an outstanding …31 October 2013
Quest Albany takes top spot at Quest Franchisee Awards
The franchise director of Quest Albany in Auckland has been named South Pacific Quest Franchisee of the Year at the company’s annual awards recently.
The awards recognise and celebrate the franchises and franchise directors who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the Quest brand, serviced apartment industry and guest service. Finalists and the winner are chosen from more than 32 properties across New Zealand and Fiji.
Quest Albany Franchise Director, Jim Park, opened the property in 2011 and says he is extremely honoured to win the award.
“Having my own business and the reputation Quest has in the accommodation sector as an outstanding franchise is what attracted me to the business,” says Jim.
“Quest is constantly striving for business excellence and ways to improve the experience for our customers. To be a part of this journey, and to be recognised for it, is a fantastic honour.”
Quest Serviced Apartments New Zealand & Fiji CEO Stephen Mansfield, says the group has enjoyed a successful year thanks to the hard work and commitment of Quest’s franchisees and employees.
“Our annual awards formally recognise the best of the best in business leadership across the Quest network and also the future leaders of the Quest Group,” says Stephen.
“Since opening two years ago, Quest Albany has performed strongly with Jim demonstrating excellent staff management and leadership. Our award winners and extended network should be very proud of their achievements this year,” he says.
Established in Australia in 1988, Quest has over 150 properties in Australasia. Quest began operations in New Zealand in 1998 and the company prides itself on a local focus and local ownership in each of its regions. Quest delivers value for money serviced apartment accommodation and services to primarily meet the needs of the New Zealand corporate and business traveller. Quest recently opened two new operations in Auckland – Quest Highbrook and Quest on Beaumont. New openings are also planned for Christchurch, Wellington, Nelson and Whangarei.