DSL Battery Awards Night 2014, the annual gathering for sales agents of the battery division of Douglas & Sons (Pvt.) Ltd was held at Eastin Hotel in Bangkok Thailand with the participation of DSL’s prominent battery dealers along with their families, on 5th November 2014.
DSL together with its suppliers Panasonic Corporation, Global Battery Co. Ltd Korea, PT Astra, Indonesia and GS Yuasa International Ltd, Japan hosted DSL Battery Awards Night 2014 to award and reward their dealers for their loyalty and hard work enabling DSL to sustain the “Leadership” status in the imported battery segment in Sri Lanka for the past 26 years.
His Excellency, General S.H.S. Kottegoda, Sri Lanka’s Ambassador in Thailand patronized the event as the Chief Guest. The variety of dances added more vibrancy to the colorful evening and was witnessed by distinguished guests from DSL’s principal suppliers and other respected business partners.
The chairman of Douglas & Sons (Pvt.) Ltd, Mr. Saroj Perera delivering his welcome address said that despite trying business environments, DSL has successfully faced challenges with improved performance and retained its market leadership position. Adding further he commented saying “To fulfill our customer’s anticipation of new technologies in the field of Batteries, we have had to transform ourselves to be more and more innovative.”
The highlight of the evening was the giving away of awards to dealers for their remarkable achievements in promoting DSL battery brands in Sri Lanka. Some 100 awards were awarded for various categories. The Dealer of the Year Bronze Award was awarded to Jayasanka Oil Stores Kottegoda, Dealer of the Year Silver Award was awarded to New Wijaya Motors Galle, and Dealer of the Year Gold Award was awarded to Sandagiri Battery & Tire Works – Kiribathgoda.
DSL congratulates all the award winners and thanks every one of them for their cooperation and commitment.