The Kemna For Kids Foundation offered area clubs the opportunity to sell raffle tickets to win a Chevy Volt, with the clubs keeping 50 percent of all sales.
• Brands: Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, Cadillac
• Dealer: Ken Kemna
• Dealership Group: Kemna Auto Group
• Full-time employees: 39
• 2014 new-vehicle sales: 410, up 2.5%
• 2014 used-vehicle sales: 425, up 7.6%
• Cool perk: Free ice cream on hot days
• Employee benefit: Employees get a $500 bonus at Christmas for achieving their personal health goals.
• Kemna on a change made in response to staff request: "The detail department staff suggested adding bedliners to their skill set. What a great success."
• Kemna on hiring: "We never hired from other stores. We look first for culture, then personality profile. We can grow the skills."