Excellence in service recognised

2017 WINNERS: Cessnock Leagues Club CEO Paul Cousins with category winners Rachael McGee, Kim Munro, Dylan Craft, Jordyn Threlfo, Liz Joyes and Bruce Wilson (representing Cessnock District Health Benefits Fund).
2017 WINNERS: Cessnock Leagues Club CEO Paul Cousins with category winners Rachael McGee, Kim Munro, Dylan Craft, Jordyn Threlfo, Liz Joyes and Bruce Wilson (representing Cessnock District Health Benefits Fund).

The 2018 Customer Service Awards will be held at Cessnock Leagues Club on November 9.

WELL-DESERVED: Cessnock Leagues Club CEO Paul Cousins congratulations 2017 Overall winner Jordyn Threlfo at last year's awards. Picture: Krystal Sellars

WELL-DESERVED: Cessnock Leagues Club CEO Paul Cousins congratulations 2017 Overall winner Jordyn Threlfo at last year's awards. Picture: Krystal Sellars

The annual night  brings glitz and glamour as it celebrates excellent customer service delivered  in the Cessnock LGA in 2018.

It’s an opportunity for business to come together and provides public recognition for all  involved.

HOOPLA: Circus Avalon provided interactive entertainment at the 2017 Cessnock Customer Service Awards. Picture: Krystal Sellars

HOOPLA: Circus Avalon provided interactive entertainment at the 2017 Cessnock Customer Service Awards. Picture: Krystal Sellars

“There have been over 1000 nominations for local employees going above and beyond, representing a 40 per cent increase in business participation which is wonderful to see,” Cessnock Chamber of Commerce president Clint Eckert said.

A  winner and runner-up will be announced in the following categories:

  • Hospitality
  • Retails
  • Community Services
  • Professional
  • Trade
  • Team
  • Business Owner

An overall winner will also be announced on the night.

‘The Chamber of Commerce is excited to be the very first function in the newly renovated function centre at Cessnock Leagues Club with their brand new kitchen facility,” Mr Eckert said.

“We would like to thank Cessnock Leagues Club for again being the major sponsors of CSA 2018.

“We extend that thanks to awards night Sponsor Cessnock City Council and category sponsors  Balloon Worx, Matthew Evan Podiatry and Sport Services, TAFE NSW, Sternbeck's Real Estate, Newcastle Permanent and Cessnock Print Place.”

Tickets are available for $75 per head which includes a night of entertainment,  three-course dinner and dancing.