Airside Citroën, Swords, Co. Dublin has been awarded the Citroën Ireland Dealer of the Year Award 2018, from a network of 23 authorised sales dealerships nationwide. The Dealership also scooped the Sales Dealer of the Year Award 2018 and were officially presented with both awards by Pat Ryan, Managing Director, Citroën Ireland at the 2018 Dealer Conference which took place at The Heritage Killenard.  

The Dealership is owned by Avanacar Limited who took over the operation in May 2017 and is run by Dealer Principal and Managing Director, Damien Smyth who brings a wealth of experience to the Brand. The experienced team prides themselves on providing excellent customer service across all departments and are on hand to talk customers through the full range of vehicles and assist with their parts and accessories requirements.


Damien Smyth, Managing Director and Dealer Principal, Airside Citroën, said, “I am delighted to accept these Awards from Citroën Ireland on behalf of all the team at Airside Citroën. We are thrilled to be announced as Citroën’s Dealership of the Year for 2018 as well as receiving the title of Sales Dealer of the Year. It is great to have all the team’s hard work acknowledged by Citroën Ireland and we look forward to 2019 which will be a very exciting year for the Brand with the 100-year anniversary and the arrival of a number of new vehicles including the highly anticipated New Citroën C5 Aircross SUV.”


Speaking about Airside Citroën, Pat Ryan, Managing Director, Citroën Ireland, commented, “I would like to warmly congratulate Damien and all the team on winning this year’s Dealer of the Year Award and Sales Dealer of the Year Award. The dealership has displayed outstanding excellence across both their sales and aftersales departments and thoroughly deserve these awards. We look forward to continuing to work with all at Airside Citroën in 2019 as we celebrate 100 years of the Citroën Brand.”


Pictured at the presentation is (l-r), Paul Tunnicliffe, Automotive Development Director, IM Group, Karl Larkin, Sales Manager, Airside Citroën, Damien Smyth, Dealer Principal, Airside Citroën and Pat Ryan, Managing Director, Citroën Ireland.