Small Dealerships
No.
19 100 List Ranking
No.
44
Acura of RochesterRochester, NY
Acura of Rochester

Dealer: Richard Garber

Dealership Group: Garber Automotive Group

Full-time employees: 28

2014 new-vehicle sales: 409, up 3%

2014 used-vehicle sales: 100, down 14%

Cool perk: Employees are provided theater tickets, Syracuse basketball tickets and minor league soccer and baseball tickets.

Employee benefit: A generous holiday party where employees celebrating milestone anniversaries receive a bonus.

General Manager Paul Emerson on a change made in response to staff request: "We recently moved into a new facility and asked our employees for recommendations on how to make us better. The response was incredible, and we were able to institute 75 percent of the suggestions."

Emerson on hiring: "Where we hire from is not as important as if they meet our company values: honesty, empathy, respect, integrity, work ethic and pride."