Congratulations Ian Rose – 20 Years Of Service

Congratulations Ian Rose – 20 Years Of Service

Featured Staff Profile

Congratulations Ian Rose on recently achieving 20 years of service with the Adrian Brien Automotive Group! Ian originally joined us in 1976 as a Trainee Executive, took a bit of a break and then came back to work with us again in 1994. Ian played pennant squash for 24 years and has been involved in various sporting and community groups over the years to help support his kids. You can learn more about Ian below…

Ian Rose Celebrating 20 Years. Ian is pictured here in the middle with our Service Manager Mark Whittington on the left and our Dealer Principal Andrew Brown on the right.
Ian Rose Celebrating 20 Years. Ian is pictured here in the middle with our Service Manager Mark Whittington on the left and our Dealer Principal Andrew Brown on the right.

Q: How did you get started in the automotive business?

A: I started here originally in 1976 and was hired as a Trainee Executive straight out of high school.

Q: What do you like about working for Adrian Brien Automotive?

A: The people here are great and things are always changing such as new models and different cars which keeps it interesting.

Q: Do you have any tips for someone who may be interested in getting into the business?

A: I think it’s important to demonstrate some interest and enthusiasm in cars if you want to work here.

Q: What is your primary role?

A: My official title is Reconditioning Supervisor however my job is quite diverse. For instance I co-ordinate the mechanical preparation of the used cars, I organise the after market and non genuine fitment of accessories to new cars and I help to keep track of used car warranties.

Q: Is there a charity or community group that you currently support?

A: I have been involved with a number of local sporting and community groups in the past mainly to support my kids and their involvement in those groups including the Edwardstown Junior Football Club, the Colonel Light Gardens Football Club and the Happy Valley Kindergarten.

Adrian Brien Automotive Facebook Page
Adrian Brien Automotive Facebook Page

At All Times I Have Been Treated With Extreme Courtesy

Customer Review Of Adrian Brien Chrysler By SW From Woodside
Customer Review Of Adrian Brien Chrysler By SW From Woodside

At All Times I Have Been Treated With Extreme Courtesy

Featured Customer Reviews

This month’s featured customer review is courtesy of SW from Woodside who sent us this fantastic letter:

“I am writing to you to express my appreciation of the manner in which I have always been treated at your Chrysler Dealership. In recent years I have purchased four new Chrysler cars and at all times I have been treated with extreme courtesy from your Sales Manager and through him his staff.”

– SW from Woodside.

Adrian Brien Chrysler Jeep Dodge
Adrian Brien Chrysler Jeep Dodge

Ford Ranger – Sandvik Mining And Construction

Ford Ranger – Sandvik Mining And Construction

Happy Snappy Photo Competition

Do you have a photo that you are particularly happy with?

Perhaps you have one of the very first car that you bought… or one you had when you went on a really great road trip?

Whatever it is, we’d love you to share it with us and maybe have it featured in our future eNewsletter. We’re giving away a $70 service voucher for the best photo uploaded onto our Facebook page. So find your most creative and well shot photo, or get out and about to find some inspiration to shoot then upload it to be in with a chance of winning.

Disclaimer: No explicit or offensive material to be uploaded. The photo must be yours (an original and not copyright protected by someone else). The photo may be used for future marketing and promotions.

Sandvik Mining And Construction
Sandvik Mining And Construction

This month’s photo is courtesy of Sandvik Mining And Construction.

Sandvik is a global engineering Group with more than 47,000 employees with a strong commitment to enhancing customer productivity, profitability and safety.

Their operations are based on unique expertise in materials technology, extensive knowledge about industrial processes and close customer cooperation. This combination, coupled with continuous investments in research and development (R&D), has enabled them to achieve world-leading positions in the following areas:

  • Tools and tooling systems for metal cutting as well as components in cemented carbide and other hard materials.
  • Equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries as well as various types of processing systems.
  • Products in advanced stainless steels, special alloys and titanium as well as metallic and ceramic resistance materials.

To learn more please check out Sandvik’s website… http://www.sandvik.com/

Adrian Brien Ford
Adrian Brien Ford

Gas Appliances Plus Mammoth Winter Lottery

Gas Appliances Plus Mammoth Winter Lottery 1
Gas Appliances Plus Mammoth Winter Lottery 1

Gas Appliances Plus Mammoth Winter Lottery

Buy Local

Gas Appliances Plus is a local family based business located in Unley and Morphett Vale.

Adrian Brien Hyundai as part of our “Live Local, Work Local, Buy Local” initiative has provided Gas Appliances Plus with a new Hyundai i20 which you could win simply by making a purchase from Gas Appliances Plus over the value of $1,000.

To enter the Gas Appliances Plus Mammoth Winter Lottery simply purchase any appliance from Gas Appliances Plus over the value of $1,000 and fill out an entry ticket.

First prize a Hyundai i20 or $10,000 cash.
First prize is a new Hyundai i20 or $10,000 cash.

First Prize is a new Hyundai i20 or $10,000 cash.

Second Prize is the cost of an appliance up to $2,000.

Third Prize is a $1,000 travel voucher (there will be two second runner up prizes drawn).

The competition ends Tuesday the 30th of September 2014 and the winners will be drawn on Sunday the 5th of October 2014.

Please see in-store for terms and conditions.

Unley
161 Unley Road
Unley SA 5061.
Phone: (08) 8271 0366.
Fax: (08) 8373 0618.
Showroom Opening Hours:-
Monday-Friday: 8.30am-5pm.
Saturday: 9am-4pm.
Sunday: 12noon-4pm.
Public Holidays: They trade on some public holidays, please call the showroom to confirm.

Morphett Vale
Unit 1 / 105 Main South Road
Morphett Vale SA 5162.
Phone: (08) 8384 4844.
Fax: (08) 8373 0618.
Showroom Opening Hours:-
Monday-Friday: 9am-5pm.
Saturday: 9am-4pm.
Sunday: 11.30am-2.30pm
Public Holidays: They trade on some public holidays, please call the showroom to confirm.

Adrian Brien Hyundai
Adrian Brien Hyundai

Win Big In The Deaf Can:Do Winter Wonderland Lottery!

Win Big In The Deaf Can:Do Winter Wonderland Lottery!
Win Big In The Deaf Can:Do Winter Wonderland Lottery!

Win Big In The Deaf Can:Do Winter Wonderland Lottery! 

Featured Not-For-Profit

Which prize takes your fancy?

Is it the trip to the European Christmas markets?

Or would you prefer a brand new smart TV and entertainment package?

Or maybe a Myer shopping spree?

There’s also a year’s supply of Haigh’s chocolates up for grabs.

Plus a dozen bottles of wine each month for a year to be won!

Support Deaf people right here in SA – grab 3 tickets for $30 for your chance to win! Call (08) 8298 0900 or buy online by clicking here… http://www.deafcando.com.au/HowCanIHelp/Lottery.aspx

Winter Wonderland Lottery

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Get into the Christmas spirit by jetting off to the beautiful European Christmas markets of Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Switzerland on a nine day Winter Wonderland tour. PLUS enjoy a $3,000 Myer gift card and $4,000 cash. Prize valued at $22,000 thanks to Flight Centre Glenelg and Myer.

2nd Prize

Enjoy winter evenings in with your new smart TV and entertainment package from Myer PLUS a year’s supply of Haigh’s chocolate! Prize valued at $8,005 thanks to Myer and Haigh’s.

3rd Prize

Become a wine connoisseur with a mixed dozen of premium wines delivered to your door each month for a year. Prize valued at $3,900.

Click here to buy your lucky tickets! http://www.deafcando.com.au/HowCanIHelp/Lottery.aspx.

Adrian Brien Hyundai
Adrian Brien Hyundai