The top 100 small businesses in North Carolina were announced at an awards ceremony on June 24th, 2010.
Tracy Myers, owner of Frank Myers Auto Maxx, was "surprised to have been named the number one small business in North Carolina."
Winston-Salem, NC (1888PressRelease) June 26, 2010 - Frank Myers Auto Maxx, a cutting-edge used car dealership in North Carolina, has been recognized as the number one small business for 2009-2010 by Business Leader magazine, a leading business publication focused on the companies, leaders and trends in the North Carolina business community.
Frank Myers Auto Maxx was honored before a capacity crowd on June 24th at a trio of awards dinners held simultaneously in Raleigh, Greensboro and Charlotte, NC. The hugely successful independent auto dealerships, owned by Certified Master Dealer Tracy Myers, realized an astonishing 1-year growth of 22% and a 5-year growth of a whopping 133%.
"We're honored to have been named the number one small business in North Carolina," says Tracy Myers. "We have received a lot of recognition over the years and won many awards, but being named the best in the entire state of North Carolina stands out because of the selection criteria. We are passionate about our business and to be recognized for excelling in these areas is a tribute to our people and the services they deliver to our clients every day. I'd like to thank them and Business Leader for this honor."
The 2009-2010 winners were ranked based on high customer satisfaction scores, business achievement, community involvement, profit (both gross and net) and company growth. They were the only auto dealership chosen from thousands of entries and 412 finalists. The rankings and profiles of the companies will appear in an upcoming issue of Triad Business Leader magazine. In 2009, Frank Myers Auto Maxx placed #30.
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About Frank Myers Auto Maxx:
The original Frank Myers Store was started more than 83 years ago by Frank Myers, the Great-Grandfather of the current owner Tracy Myers and the Grandfather of the previous owner, Franklin Myers. Tracy has spent the past 15+ years trying to change the landscape of the car business and the bruised reputation of car salespeople all over the country. Tracy was one of the first 100 Certified Master Dealers in the Nation, a NIADA Eagle Award Winner and was the youngest recipient ever to be honored with the highest available distinction in the used car industry...the National Quality Dealer award. Frank Myers Auto Maxx was recently recognized as one of the Top 28 Independent Automotive Retailers in the United States by Auto Dealer Monthly Magazine, one of the Top 10 Internet Auto Retailers in the Nation & one of the Top 3 dealerships to work for in the country by The Dealer Business Journal. Tracy is also the Co-Creator of the famous "Everybody Rides" program and author of the best selling book "Car Buying Secrets Exposed: The Dirty Little Secrets of a Used Car Dealer", available at Amazon.com and better bookstores. He is a Christian Business Owner whose goal is to run his business "By the Book".