Toyota's successful authorized dealer and service Toyota Plaza Aktoy has added new awards to the awards it has been awarded within the 3 years it has been operating. Toyota Plaza Aktoy, which has been serving in Istanbul Avcılar since 2018, won the second prize in the “Best Employers of Turkey” competition organized by Great Place To Work this year, and is also in the Regional and Special Awards Competition “Production Category” by Great Place To Work. was awarded the first prize.
Toyota Plaza Aktoy also achieved a great success in the performance evaluation of Toyota dealers in 2020, by receiving 3 awards: 'Outstanding Achievement Award', 'Customer Satisfaction Sales Award' and 'Customer Satisfaction After Sales Award'.
“We aimed for the best when we set out”
Making a statement after the award ceremony organized online by the Great Place to Work Institute, which has determined the Best Employers worldwide for more than 30 years, Küçükoğlu Holding Human Resources and Retail Group President Yahya Erçetin stated that project-based studies brought success and said, “We are trying to update the corporate culture and adopt it to the employees. We launched it 2 years ago. The aim of this project; Our aim was to provide a working environment with happy employees by placing a 'culture of reliability, respect, fairness, team spirit and pride' in our companies.
We set out by aiming for the best; At the point we have reached now, these works have been crowned with 2 awards that we have been deemed worthy by Great Place To Work. These awards increase our motivation even more. I heartily congratulate all my colleagues who contributed to the award of the awards, and I would like to thank our customers for choosing us.” he said.
Stating that Toyota Plaza Aktoy is one of the affiliates of Küçükoğlu Holding, Erçetin stated that Küçükoğlu Holding, whose foundations were laid in Istanbul in 1985, operates in the automotive, construction and retail sectors and said, “A total of 110 thousand in Istanbul, Bursa Kocaeli, Adapazarı and Koper city of Slovenia. We operate in square meters. We provide employment to 600 people in our subsidiaries. The parts produced in our Toksan, Ak-Pres, Akteknik and Ak Automotive companies are used in the most prestigious automobiles of the world. Our companies directly export more than 50 percent of their production.” said.
Küçükoğlu Holding Human Resources and Retail Group President Yahya Erçetin added that they have been working with an “Industrial Psychologist” for about 1,5 years within the holding, and said:
“The work-life balance of all our working friends is another issue that we care about. With our “Open Door Days” practice, where everything from work-life balance to their education can be discussed and we apply one day with an appointment, we support our employees with their psychological problems they encounter in their business and social life. This practice, which our employees looked at with shyness at first, is among our most accepted practices. In addition, we have developed our Human Resources policies throughout the holding in this direction and have started the “Flexible Working Hours” practice for our office employees. Our employees can work in this model within the legal framework and taking into account customer requests. Our aim here is for our employees to spend more productive time with their families, and for parents to create time to take care of their spouses and children.”