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                                                                             his award is for   MCS Debt Recovery’s            officer at MCS Debt
                                                                             businesses that go   success has been based on    Recovery said, ‘Thank you
                                                                        Tthe extra mile to      treating its staff as assets,   so much for this amazing
                                                                        engage their staff members   consequently the company   award. We are super excited.
                                                                        and the difference this   has a highly productive      The biggest thanks has to
                                                                        makes to the business. This   workforce.  Motivating staff   go to our staff who made
                                                                        may be through in-house   in the call centre environment   this possible, we are
                                                                        training, flexible working,   is of prime concern and MCS   so grateful.”
                                                                        personal development,   Debt Recovery retains staff by
                                                                        workplace wellbeing     offering good incentives and   The finalists are:
                                                                        activity and teambuilding.
                                                                                                delivers on what is promised.   ■   Imperial Armour
                                                                        The winner is:          On winning the award,          ■   Capitol Caterers
                                                                         MCS DEBT RECOVERY      Saskia Hill, chief executive   ■   Toyota South Africa Motors

              Everyone you
           speak to is fighting
             a battle you know
              nothing about.
           –  BE KIND ALWAYS.


           his award is for         continent and beyond.          business, such as control and   Plennegy’s information      of technology and make Plennegy
           those businesses         The Plennegy Group started its   advanced inventory management.  technology department headed the   a leader in the digital agriculture
      Tthat employ digital          digital transformation journey   The pandemic was one of the   call from the business and worked   space.
      thinking and technologies     a year before the Covid -19    biggest disruptors ever seen in   tirelessly to ensure that all staff   The finalists are:
      that have had an impact on    pandemic hit – with investments   the technology arena. Overnight   were able to work as efficiently as
      their business operations.                                                                 possible in a very difficult time.   ■   Blue Security
                                    in cloud infrastructure; virtual   employees became remote workers
                                    meetings via Microsoft Teams; a   – whether companies were   The team has embarked on several   ■   Toyota South Africa Motors
      The winner is:                new enterprise resource planning   prepared for it or not.   new projects that will catapult the   ■   Future Farmers
      PLENNEGY GROUP                                                                             Plennegy Group to the forefront
                                    (ERP) system for the Group;
                                    exploring digital automation
      Founded in 1958, the Plennegy   in processing transactions so
      Group’s roots and purpose revolve   as to free up employees’ time to
      around agriculture, with its core   focus on growing the business
      business being that of growing   or growing their knowledge;
      food and servicing those who   and exploring software solutions
      grow food, to feed and nourish the
                                    to address specific areas of the

      L-R: Heinrich Joubert, Plennegy Group Head of IT; Michael Yeadon, Plennegy Group
      Chairman and Hameed Noormahomed, Standard Bank Head Business Client Coverage,

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