Zero to Hero
Avon Rubber, parent company of Avon Protection and Defence, announced that they had won 'International Company Turnaround’ for 2010. The Award was organised by the Institute for Turnaround and saw them beat off strong international competition from the likes of General Motors. Avon Rubbers CEO, Peter Slabbert, even named the Protection division as one of the reasons they won. Beers all round.