Franchisee Awards

Celebrating Columbus Coffee Franchisee Success

November 2012 saw the whole of the Columbus business come together in Auckland for a two day conference to look at where the future and 2013 is taking us; and to celebrate the successes of 2012, the opening of the 50th Columbus Coffee café, which opened recently in Christchurch and 10 years as New Zealand’s leading premium franchise café group.

We had a lot to celebrate with in 2012 with 15 awards for merit across the brand and 3 Supreme Award winners; many congratulations to our winning franchisees who are:

2012 Supreme Award Winners

For outstanding performance in delivering the Columbus Coffee experience.

Supreme Franchisee Award
Ian and Trudi Brassfield,
Columbus Coffee Nelson

Ian and Trudi Brassfield of Columbus Coffee Nelson receive the Supreme Franchisee Award.

Supreme New Franchisee Award
Jane and Murray Merai,
Columbus Coffee Glen Eden


Ian and Trudi Brassfield of Columbus Coffee Nelson receive the Supreme Franchisee Award.

Supreme MEGA Franchisee Award
Korby, Brendon and Nicole Hall,
Columbus Coffee MEGA Kapiti


Korby Hall of Columbus Coffee MEGA Kapiti receives the Supreme MEGA Franchisee Award for Korby, Brendon and Nicole Hall.

Nathan Bonney
(General Manager Business Development)
For 10 years of passion and dedication to the Columbus Coffee brand


Nathan Bonney for 10 years of passionate service and dedication to the brand.

2012 Merit Award Winners

Columbus Coffee Air NZ Building (Ryan Clarke)
For community service, passion for coffee, sales growth.

Columbus Coffee Ashburton
For commitment to the brand across all touch points.

Columbus Coffee Botany
For outstanding customer service and brand ambassadorship.

Columbus Coffee Ellerslie
For outstanding system application, local café and community engagement.

Columbus Coffee Glen Innes
For in-brand performance and business development.

Columbus Coffee Glen Eden
For outstanding brand engagement, success in business development.

Columbus Coffee Nelson
For being outstanding brand ambassadors and exemplary system application.

Columbus Coffee Riccarton
For excellence in food ranging and presentation.

Columbus Coffee Smales Farm
For commitment to training.

Columbus at Mega Awards

Columbus Coffee MEGA Albany
For store performance and commitment to training.

Columbus Coffee MEGA Greymouth
For exceptional community service.

Columbus Coffee MEGA Kapiti
For outstanding business performance and brand presentation.

Columbus Coffee MEGA Masterton
For focus on business development and system application.

Columbus Coffee MEGA Napier
For sales growth and performance, brand ambassadorship.

Columbus Coffee MEGA Te Awamutu
For local store marketing and community engagement.

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