New Age Caravans are the Manufacturer of the Year at the CTIAV Hall Of Fame Industry Awards

Australia’s fastest growing Caravan & RV Manufacturer, New Age Caravans, have been named as the Caravan Industry Association of Victoria (CTIAV) Manufacturer of the Year!

In a year where New Age Caravans lead by Gabby Montagnese have collected a number of awards and accolades, the announcement made at the prestigious CTIAV Hall of Fame Industry Awards on 8th July at Crown Palladium was not un-expected by many in the room, including the team from Caravan Industry News.

AL-KO a leader and supplier to the caravan industry was jointly named as winner alongside New Age Caravans.

The award, decided upon by three independent judges recognises manufacturers for their outstanding business performance throughout the past 12 months, and takes into account a wide range of criteria including manufacturing innovation, business growth achievements, workplace health & safety initiatives and environmental & community support.

Gabby Montagnese, New Age Caravans Managing Director said ‘We are at a cross-road, we need change, governance, compliance and more controls. We need to lift confidence as a nat-gabby-angie-new-age-560x420unified industry to ensure we remain sustainable and continue to see growth. We need to be working together to do this. We need to have courage. Customers today demand more, they deserve better service, backed warranty, they align with reputable brands. As an industry this should be enforced through best practices’.

Gabby Montagnese & New Age Caravans apart from being the number two manufacturer in the country and the fastest growing have picked up a number of awards over the last 12 – 18 months including :

1.      2015 Telstra Business Women’s Awards – Vic Finalist by Telstra

2.      Young Future Leaders Award by the Caravan Industry Association of Australia

3.      Women in Industry – Excellence in Manufacturing by the Manufactures’ Monthly

4.      Manufacturer of the Year 2016 by the Caravan Trade Industry Association Victoria

which is testament to manufacturers great team and great products..

New Age Caravans position as a leader in Caravan/RV manufacturing in Australia has been confirmed by Winning the CTIAV Manufacturer of the Year Award.

When asked, ‘what will this award mean to your team back at headquarters, Ms Montagnese said ‘Our team are very passionate about the product, they know as do I that it is more than just product, it’s also about leadership, workplace culture, business-to-business relations and aspiring to improve the quality of life of our customers’.

To find out even more, and why New Age Caravans are the CTIAV Manufacturer of the Year 2016, visit their website