Peter and Sonya Jackson accepting the award for Medium Business of the Year.
One of the big winners at the Electra Business Awards 2018 was local firm Peter Jackson Plumbing, based in Paraparaumu.
It was the second time on to the winners podium for Peter and Sonya Jackson, having won the Small Business Award back in 2012.
Since then Peter Jackson Plumbing has continued to thrive, this year winning the Medium Business of the Year for Kapiti and Horowhenua.
In making the award the judges said, "The judges congratulate Peter and Sonya for the sustained growth of their business over the last 20 years and acknowledge the strong role they have played in the life of their community. They commend them for the values they have embedded into the business and the extent to which this is exemplified by their team."
Sonya Jackson says "We are very proud of the whole Peter Jackson Plumbing Team for winning the Electra Excellence Award - Medium Business of the Year 2018. Thank you to all our customers who continually support us and all the trades who work along side us.
Founded in 1998 by Owner/Operator Peter Jackson and his wife Sonya, Peter Jackson Plumbing provides exceptional and reliable service to the Kapiti Coast from Plimmerton to Otaki.
From a one-man van, the business has grown significantly to seven vans with six plumbers, three apprentices and three full time office staff located in new offices on Kapiti Rd.
Peter has over 40 years experience in the industry and is a certifying Master Plumber, Gasfitter and Drainlayer.
Peter Jackson Plumbing, previous winners of an Electra Excellence Award in 2012, also won 'NZ Master Plumber of the Year 2016,' and continues to be recognised for its reliable, prompt and respectful service.