Ed Howard of Ed Howard Lincoln-Mercury in Sarasota, Fla., receives a 25-year award for Lincoln and Mercury from Catrina Albrecht, Lincoln Mercury's zone manager.
John Hern, left, and Rick Hern of Courtesy Ford in Poulsbo, Wash., received a 25-year award for Ford from Ford Motor Co. The Herns, who also received a 25-year award from Ford Motor Credit Co., have another Ford store in Port Townsend, Wash.
Mike Kevil, left, of Kevil Chevrolet in Budd Lake, N.J., receives a 25-year award for Chevrolet from Bill Fleck, Chevrolet's New Jersey zone manager.
The members of the Georgia Automobile Dealers Association elected officers. Pictured, from left, are Frank Rozier of Rozier Ford-Lincoln in Statesboro, secretary-treasurer; Steve Middlebrooks of Heyward Allen Motor Co. in Athens, chairman-elect; Walter Lewis of J.C. Lewis Motor Co. in Savannah, chairman; Danny Griffin of Griffin Ford-Lincoln-Mercury in Tifton, immediate past chairman; and Bill Morie, the association's president.
Jim Shepherd of Shepherd Lincoln-Mercury in Richmond, Mich., receives a 50-year award for Lincoln and Mercury. Pictured, from left, are Mark D'Antonio, Ford Motor Co.'s Detroit market representation manager; Shepherd; Kurt Brinkman, Ford's regional market representation manager; and Anne McCarthy, Ford's zone manager.