On the recommendation of the Prime Minister, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II has today on her Birthday honoured Kestrel Liner Agencies with the UK’s most prestigious award for business performance bestowing the highly coveted Queen’s award for Enterprise International trade 2010.
“The Award is for Continuous Achievement in International Trade, resulting in substantial overseas earnings with growth and commercial success, (more than doubling of export earnings) sustained over not less than six years, with extremely high export percentages through a robust marketing plan against strong international competition to levels which are outstanding for the services concerned and the size of the applicant’s operations. “ Quote – the Queen’s Awards Office.
In response Andy Thorne, Chairman said,
“The Awards are only granted to business units that maintain the highest standards of propriety and we feel that the Award echoes all the sentiments that Kestrel values in terms of Quality of Service. I am absolutely thrilled to receive this award on behalf of everyone at Kestrel who has worked so hard to achieve these very high standards.
To our Suppliers, Principals, Customers and of course The Prime Minister and Her Majesty’s Office thank you for making this momentous occasion possible .”