Sailun join NTDA Tyre Industry Awards as new sponsor

The NTDA is delighted to welcome Sailun as the newest addition to the already impressive list of organisations giving their backing to the Association’s 86th Annual Dinner and Tyre Industry Awards 2015.

Sailun is this year’s sponsor of the Tyre Industry Awards Ceremony hosted by England and British Lions rugby legend, Austin Healey.

NTDA Director Stefan Hay said: “With more than 600 of the tyre industry’s elite attending, 51 finalists across the 8 main awards categories waiting for the winners to be announced and a charity raffle to support BEN taking place, the annual dinner promises to be both entertaining and exciting. We are extremely pleased to have Sailun on board as a new sponsor and welcome its support in making the evening the industry’s key social networking event.”

In response, Martin West, MD of Sailun Jinyu (Europe) said: “In association with our Sailun truck tyre distributor for the UK, Kirkby Tyres, we are delighted to be sponsoring and engaging with the NTDA and especially the NTDA Tyre Industry Awards Ceremony.  Sailun recognise the excellent work and representation generated by the NTDA on behalf of tyre distributors and tyre dealers in the UK.  Sailun also wishes to incrementally raise the profile of the tyre industry and to raise conformity to quality standards in all associated aspects of tyre distribution and retailing.  Throughout its 85-year existence, the NTDA has been at the forefront of raising key issues related to the quality, safety and professionalism of tyre retailing.  With similar beliefs and goals, Sailun Tyres are delighted to be associated with such an organisation.”

The official line-up of sponsors for the 1st of October is:

NTDA 86th Annual Dinner: Continental Tyre Group, Tyre Industry Awards Ceremony: Sailun,  NTDA Tyre Industry Conference, Evening Drinks Reception and REACT Roadside Technician of the Year Award : Zenises, Tyre Manufacturer of the Year Award: BlueSky Pensions, Tyre Wholesaler of the Year Award: Goodyear Dunlop, Tyre and Aftermarket Equipment Supplier of the Year Award: Maritime Cargo Services, Industry Marketing Campaign of the Year Award: Singex, Truck and Agricultural Tyre Supplier of the Year Award: Apollo Vredestein, Tyre Retail Centre of the Year Award: Pirelli, Staff Training and Development Initiative Award: and NTDA National Chairman’s Award for Outstanding Contribution to the Tyre Industry: Nankang