JCT600 chairman Jack Tordoff has been awarded the Individual Award for Excellence at the Yorkshire Post’s recent annual business awards. The award recognises a lifetime of outstanding achievement to the region’s economic success.

The family-run auto retailer recently celebrated its 70th anniversary and, from starting with a single site in Bradford, boasts 50 showrooms and employs over 2,300 staff. It’s now the largest privately owned business in the Yorkshire region.