Local plumbing company Franklin Plumbing and Gas have received a top award at the Master Plumbers Association of Queensland’s 2023 Plumbing and Gas Awards.
Company Director, John Franklin, was awarded the coveted RWC Business Person of the Year award at the awards ceremony held at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Judges said Franklin, at the helm of Franklin Plumbing and Gas, embodies the essence of an industry luminary who recognises the necessity of adapting to dynamic business landscapes.
“John’s astute understanding revolves around the pivotal need to remain attuned to industry advancements, emerging trends, and the latest plumbing technologies.”
“His commitment is further evident through his strategic investments in cutting-edge tools and equipment, a pivotal aspect in fostering the growth and evolution of FPG.”
“John’s focus extends to cultivating a team marked by expertise and knowledge, ensuring unparalleled service delivery.”
“His emphasis on deciphering customer preferences to enhance their overall experience underscores his dedication to excellence.”
John’s commitment to the local community was also recognised by the judging panel who said his engagement with the local community is a testament to his commitment.
“Through school sponsorships, community events, and fostering company camaraderie through a touch football team, John’s ethos is rooted in embracing novel challenges and perpetually expanding his skill set.”
John and his team are thrilled with the award.
“I would like to thank my team and the local community,” said John.
“Without such a great team I definitely would not be where I am today.”
“I would also like to thank the community for their support, which has been essential to our success.
“Our customers and the wider community have encouraged and supported our business and we are very grateful for that.”