Added: 05 February 2018

We are extremely proud to announce that Mercedes-Benz of Poole, Star Expert Manager, Katie Wareham has been recognised as the Leading Light for 2017 by Mercedes-Benz UK. 

Katie joined the Sandown group in 2006 as a handover specialist at Mercedes-Benz of Dorchester and then moved into a new role as a Star Expert manager at Mercedes-Benz of Poole in 2015. Katie has been an exteremly hard-working, passionate and dedicated team member at Sandown and this award is very much deserved as a recognition of her work. 

Katie was presented with her award at the Mercedes-Benz ball in January by Dermot O'Leary. Katie said "I was in total shock when Dermot O’Leary read my name out and it took me a while to compute that I had to go up on stage to meet him!!". 

Many other Sandown employees also attended the ball and were pleased to be there to celebrate this special moment with her with her. Katie further says "I’m still absolutely over the moon from winning the award, it’s definitely the highlight of my career to date with Mercedes Benz. The pride I had at representing Sandown on stage was immense and is a memory I will cherish for a very long time. We definitely have the best brand and the best teams to deliver the exceptional customer service that we strive for every day". 

From all of the team at Sandown, we want to say a huge congratulations for this achievement - Well done Katie!!