Fast-growing motor firm shortlisted for prestigious award

A start-up motor firm has been shortlisted for a prestigious regional award.

 The Car Buying Group, which formed in 2014, has been shortlisted in the Yorkshire Post's award as Young Business of the Year. 

The shortlisting sees the Wakefield and Bradford -based national firm recognised for their fast growth since forming just two years ago. 

The Car Buying Group CEO, Tom Marley, founded the business in 2014. Since establishment the company has grown exponentially with the recruitment of over 10 new staff in the last 12 months and significant investment from long-standing motor giant Greenhous Group.

The shortlisting sees the firm beat off competition from hundreds of applicants to make it to the final three. 

The Car Buying Group have ambitious plans to gain further market share in the car buying marketplace and enhance customer service of automotive sales through their trained and dedicated team. There are also further plans to expand their digital offering to other aspects of the motor trade and double the workforce in the next 12 months.

An award ceremony will be held at the Royal Armories Leeds. 

Founder of The Car Buying Group, Tom Marley says:

“It is fantastic news to hear that our business has been recognised in the Yorkshire Post's Excellence in Business Awards.

“The shortlisting comes as a great reward for all the members of the team who work so hard in making our business the success it is today. We are very much looking forward to attending the award ceremony in November.’