Jamaica , NY
Overall Rank for 2013: 38
Dealer: Marialaina Brody
Full-time employees: 143
2012 new-vehicle sales: 4,443, up 26%
Benefit highlight: Annual bonus for all employees
Cool perk: Book club open to all employees
General Manager Peter Petito on scheduling: "We realize the importance of allowing employees to balance their work schedules with other aspects of their lives. We have created work arrangements that give employees more flexibility, which has helped to increase personal growth and enrichment, resulting in happier, more productive employees. We also created part-time positions for several employees."
Petito on ensuring that employees are paid fairly: "Pay plans are reviewed yearly. Most of our staff members are paid salary and commission with great motivation to help maximize their pay plans. We pay close attention to employee performance and provide monthly goal-oriented bonuses."