Ford Motor Co. has honored several auto dealers for their dedication to their communities. Ford’s Salute to Dealers, conducted under the guidance of Edsel Ford II, a member of Ford’s board, was held here Thursday.
The program was established in 2001. Here are this year’s honorees.
- Renato Costa of Forauto Veiculos in Criciuma, Brazil
- Bill Currie Jr. and Jennifer Currie-Bellomo of Bill Currie Ford in Tampa, Fla.
- Phanee Piticharoenkit of Ford Pattani in Pattani, Thailand
- Rhett Ricart of Ricart Ford in Columbus, Ohio
- Mike Stollery of Barrie Ford in Barrie, Ontario
- O.C. Welch of O.C. Welch Ford in Hardeeville, S.C.