The Motor Industry Staff Association (MISA) in partnership with AON, recently announced that Hanlie Strauss of Henred Fruehauf had been judged its Woman of the Year. The award recognises the vital role women play in South Africa’s motor industry.

Hanlie won a trip to the United States, where she will attend next year’s NADA Convention in New Orleans.

Speaking at the event, MISA CEO’s of Operations, Martlé Keyter, said women within the industry deserved recognition not only for the contribution they made in the workplace, but also for their influence in the communities they served.