Ford Motor Co. honored several dealers for dedication to their communities. Ford's Salute to Dealers, conducted under the guidance of Edsel Ford II, a member of Ford's board of directors, was held Feb. 4 in conjunction with the National Automobile Dealers Association convention in San Francisco. The program was established in 2001 to show Ford's commitment to dealers who improve the lives of those in need. This year's honorees are:
- Don and Cheryl Brenengen of Brenengen Ford in Sparta, Wis.
- Keith Kocourek of Kocourek Ford-Lincoln in Wausau, Wis.
- Paul Miller of Paul Miller Ford in Lexington, Ky.
- Philip Pfohe of Hugo Pfohe GmbH in Hamburg, Germany, and Moto-Pfohe GmbH in Bulgaria
- Klaus Sorg of Edmund Sorg GmbH in Fulda, Germany
- Ronnie Watkins of Ronnie Watkins Ford in Gadsden, Ala.