Title: CEO of FirstAmerica Automotive of San Francisco
Dealerships: 29 dealerships, one in Las Vegas and the rest in Colma, Belmont, Beverly Hills, San Jose, Concord, Dublin, San Rafael, Santa Monica, San Bruno, Poway, Santa Clara, Daly City, Torrance, San Jose and Woodland Hills, Calif.
Franchises: Acura, BMW, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Honda, Isuzu, Jeep, Lexus, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Oldsmobile, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo
No. of employees: 2,100
New title: Vice chairman of Sonic Automotive Inc. of Charlotte, N.C.
Dealerships: 106 holding 159 franchises in 12 states: Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia
No. of employees: 9,000