The Business Record recently announced the Best of Des Moines 2020. Willis Automotive (Clive) was named Best Auto Dealership and Best Place for Auto Repairs. Bob Brown Chevrolet (Urbandale) and Karl Chevrolet (Ankeny) were runners-up in the Best Auto Dealership category.
Kemna Auto Group, with locations in Algona and Fort Dodge, was named one of Iowa’s Top Work Places. The dealership placed 26th in the small business category.
Truck Center Companies has acquired Harrison Truck Centers. The eight Harrison Truck Centers locations in Iowa and Minnesota will join the 10 Truck Center Companies locations in Iowa, Nebraska, and Kansas to become the third largest Freightliner and Western Star …
Vern Eide has acquired the Hyundai franchise from Woodhouse of Sioux City. The Hyundai dealership will now be called Vern Eide Hyundai Sioux City and will be relocated near Vern Eide Honda on Singing Hills Boulevard.
Smart Lexus of Quad Cities (Davenport) and Willis Automotive (Clive) were named 2019 Elite of Lexus winners.
IADA Legislative Counsel Brad Epperly of Nyemaster Goode was recently named to the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Also included on that list is IADA Hall of Fame member and former legislative counsel James B. West.