JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — AMALIE Motor Oil received the Vendor of the Year designation and was awarded the Vendor of the Year Trophy by The Parts House (TPH), in Jacksonville, Fla., on Jan. 17. The award is given for outstanding service.
“What a way for AMALIE to start the New Year,” said Dennis Madden, senior vice president of global marketing and sales at AMALIE. The award was presented during TPH’s annual meeting, where TPH employees were also recognized for performance. During the meeting TPH praised AMALIE’s southeast regional manager, Rick Piotrowski, and national sales manager, Kenny Holder, for product knowledge, business skills and willingness to help grow TPH’s oil business. Piotrowski and Holder offered TPH sales, technical, and promotional assistance and also worked in the field with TPH’s sales team to help grow sales in a competitive product and marketplace environment.
Headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, TPH is one of the largest premium automotive and warehouse distributors in the Southeast, with 40 locations in southeastern USA and the Caribbean. Competition for the Vendor of the Year award included national automotive parts and products manufactures. Exemplary performance, exceeding expectations and on-time delivery earned AMALIE the honor of receiving TPH’s 2014 Vendor of the Year award.