David Wilson, CEO of David Wilson Automotive Group in Orange, Calif., received the 2014 David F. Mungenast Lifetime Achievement Award from the American International Automobile Dealers Association. The award, named after the late AIADA chairman and St. Louis area auto dealer, is given each year to an individual who is committed to the industry and the community.
75 with Dodge
Pictured above: Ade Moss of Moss Bros. Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram in Riverside, Calif., receives a 75-year award for Dodge. Pictured, from left, are Jayson Moss; Casey Moss King; Ade Moss; Jeff Eschenbach, sales manager at Chrysler Group's California Business Center; Glenn Moss Sr., president; and Glenn Moss Jr.
25 with Toyota
Robert Gault and Connie Gault of Gault Toyota in Endicott, N.Y., received a 25-year award from Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A. Robert is president; Connie is general manager.
25 with Dodge
Scott Ritter, left, and Walter Ritter of Planet Dodge-Chrysler-Jeep-Ram in Miami received a 25-year award for Dodge from Chrysler Group. Scott is general manager; Walter is dealer principal.
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