Ken Kay, The Kay Group (UK)

Awards host Myleene Klass, and Ramsay MacDonald, Gulf retail director (far left), present Ken Kay with the Special Recognition Award, as voted for in an online vote by the readers of Forecourt Trader.

After 45 years, Ken Kay continues to invest his profits heavily into the petroleum retailing sector with a string of innovative new-to-industry locations with four more programmed. He has just opened Irlam Gateway with the UK’s first Greggs Drive-Thru. Despite approaches in the current climate, Ken has no intentions of retiring.