Forget Harlem... It's the Stoke Shuffle!


Trentham Lakes dealership, Stoke Audi, next door neighbour to Stoke City has avoided the transfer market and gone for promotion from within, with two sales team members winning promotion

Chris Casey, 32, began his career as a Technician at Crewe Audi, which is also part of the family owned and run Swansway Motor Group; he then worked his way up from Trainee Sales Executive, doing a whole variety of sales roles across Swansway at Crewe Audi, Crewe Volkswagen and at Swansway Chester.

He then took on the role of Used Car Sales Manager at Stoke Audi and has proved to excellent in this role leading to his promotion to New Car Sales Manager at the Trentham Lakes centre.

A delighted Chris commented, “I started out as a Technician and when I got the buzz for Sales and the opportunity to give it a go, I never expected to make it this point. I’ve had a lot of support along the way from many people in the group, so I want to say thank to them. I can’t wait to get stuck into this job; the size of our centre means it’s a real challenge, but one I’m looking forward to”.

As Chris moved out of his Used Car Sales Manager role, Richard Dixon, 36, stepped up to fill it. Richard has also been promoted from within, he was a Sales Executive in the Stoke Audi team and is delighted with his move to management; Richard commented, “This is a great opportunity for me to step into management with the support of a great team around me”.