Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
* Dealer: Mindy Holman
* Dealership group: Holman Automotive Group
* Full-time employees: 25
* 2013 new-vehicle sales: 141, up 42%
* Cool perk: Departmental successes become dealership successes, and all departments frequently join together for a free lunch to congratulate the individual department.
* General Manager Larry Oden on showing employees that they are valued: "All employees participate in both monthly and yearly recognition programs, rewarding them for outstanding service and dedication to company values. Employees are also a valued part of dealership focus groups to help to improve awareness of issues that employees deem important."
* Oden on a change in response to staff requests: "It was requested by the staff that we upgrade our refreshment service to customers and employees. As a result, we built new cabinetry and installed a new coffee and cappuccino machine to the delight of all."