Sam and Angela Maharaj's Maharaj Corporation ltd. is know  for its professionalism and excellense in business. The latest Golden Arch Award is an endorsement of this.

Hot on the heels of the announcement that Sam and Angela are to receive the prestigious Golden Arch Award for the top 1% performing franchisees globally, they were also presented with the Franchisee of the Year award.

Sam and Angela’s restaurants all have consistently high levels of customer satisfaction.
They have fantastic people practices and consistently achieve some of the highest employee engagement scores in the business. Their willingness to trial new initiatives have always stood them strong.

Sam and Angela are strong supporters of Ronald McDonald House Charities, playing a leadership role on the Auckland house board, and their efforts through their restaurants and on a personal level are tireless. Always striving to be a leader within their community, Sam and Angela recently received the Indian Newslink Business Awards – Excellence in Restaurant Trade award, and the Westfields St Luke’s Top in Category Award, truly demonstrating the amount of effort, care and time they spend building their brand.

Sam and Angela are also active in improving the overall McDonald’s business in New Zealand through participation in a number of groups including the Kiwi Leadership Team, the Best Employer Team and the Strategic Franchising team. Sam and Angela’s leadership and partnering role is further demonstrated by them making their restaurants available for new franchisee training and market trials. Congratulations Sam and Angela!

The Global Award was announced late January and they will recieve the award on 22nd April in Orlando, USA.
The Franchisee of the year award was given in March this year, in Wellington.

Sam and Angela Maharaj own and run Mc Donald franchises in Royal Oak, St Lukes, Penrose, Dressmart and Balmoral.