A Leeds technology company has received national recognition for its automotive software. Mad Devs awarded IT Innovation of the Year for its iStoreDocs and iConnect platforms in the prestigious Motor Trader Awards.

The awards took place at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London and were hosted by comedian Jon Culshaw.

Commenting on the award, David Boyce, CEO said: “We are very proud to have won the IT Innovation of the Year Award. Its recognition for the hard work the team has put in. It's been an amazing journey in such a short time. I am so pleased for my partners, Adrian Favill and Mark Craven and our fantastic team at MAD Devs. As our business continues to grow rapidly, I have no doubt that this award will help supercharge our efforts.”

Mad Devs develops software solutions to help dealers operate more efficiently. Its three core platforms of iStoreDocs, iConnect and iTrackLeads help dealers meet compliance requirements, improve customer service and sell more vehicles.

The recently launched iConnect platform creates a digital garage for customers with storage for all their documentation. It will provide updates on service schedules and allow for offers to be delivered.

iConnect is developed by Mad Devs, an automotive software solutions company that was launched by industry veteran David Boyce and partners Adrian Favill and Mark Craven. The company’s open platform technology helps facilitate the digital transformation of automotive retail.

Mad Devs operates internationally from its headquarters in Leeds.