The Cabrera Medina Group received the Best Family Business in the Canary Islands Award 2018 from the Canary Islands Family Business Association, presented on Thursday night by the President of the Regional Government of the Canary Islands at the headquarters of the Regional Presidency in Santa Cruz de Tenerife. Mamerto and Ángeles Cabrera Cabrera attended the ceremony to receive the award on behalf of the Lanzarote business group.
This award thus acknowledges the work begun by Mamerto Cabrera Medina with five rental cars and a small garage located in Calle Cuba in Arrecife, and which now has a fleet of some 12,000 vehicles and creates work for around 1,500 people. This fact sums up the striking and sound growth of the Cabrera Medina business group, which celebrated its 50anniversary in 2017
The Cabrera Medina Group, has obtained the first prize for the Best Network Expansion, granted by the Canary Islands Government and the Chambers of Commerce of this region.
The awards ceremony was held in the Assembly Room of the Chamber of Commerce in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, and was chaired by the Regional Minister of Employment, Industry and Commerce of the Canary Islands Government, Jorge Rodríguez Díaz, and the President of the Chamber of Commerce of the province of Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Ignacio González Martín.
The effort put into expansion within the Canary Islands is thus honoured with the awards from the First Edition of the Regionalization Prizes.
On 27th September 2007 in the Chamber of the Lanzarote Island Government, the Cabrera Medina Group, received the 2007 Island of Lanzarote Prize, having been unanimously selected by the members of the Board made up of representatives of the seven Local Authorities on the Island of Lanzarote, the business sector and several professionals from the world of journalism.
The tourism councillor of the Lanzarote Island Government emphasised the career of the prize-winners of the Island of Lanzarote and “Distinguidos del Turismo” prizes at that edition.