Byers Audi Wins Prestigious Magna Award!
Central Ohio's only Audi Dealer to win this prestigious award
Audi honored 91 top performing dealers in the U.S. with its prestigious Audi Magna Society Award.
- Each winner ranks among the most outstanding Audi retailers in the U.S.
- Audi customer service and business operational objectives must be met to qualify in order to earn Magna Society status.
The Audi Magna Society distinction is exclusively for those dealers who strive to achieve excellence. "At Byers Audi we are all excited and honored to receive such a prestigious award, and would like to thank our loyal customers, employees, and Audi of America, for helping make this award possible" , said Kevin King General Manager of Byers Audi.
To earn Magna Society recognition, dealers must demonstrate an exceptional level of customer service as well as strong business performance.
The Magna Society was created by Audi to identify and recognize dealerships that go above and beyond the standard business objectives and sales targets.
To qualify for Magna Society status, a dealership must show that they are engaged in sales and service programs and adhere to specific business processes. Their facility and staff should also properly represent the Audi brand and culture.
"The caliber of the Audi dealer network in the United States continues to increase each year, and the commitment of our dealer partners is one of the key catalysts in Audi becoming the top luxury brand in the United States," said Mark Del Rosso, EVP and Chief Operating Officer, Audi of America. "The Magna Society Awards are a tribute to those dealers that model how a successful dealership should operate and truly exemplify the Audi brand values."
March 13, 2013 , HERNDON, Va.
Audi recognizes 114 dealers with 2012 Magna Society awards
- Magna Society program honors the best of the best among all U.S. Audi dealers
- To earn the award, dealers must meet customer and business objectives set by Audi
- The recognition fits alongside growth of Audi exclusive dealerships in the U.S.
Audi identified its top performing U.S. dealerships
throughout 2012, a year that saw the brand and its retail partners post
record-breaking sales results.
In all, 114 Audi dealerships earned the 2012 Magna Society recognition by providing superlative customer service while achieving strong overall business performance. Audi also recognized 11 dealerships as 2012 Audi Elite Magna Society winners, signifying their standout performance as the best of the best.
Audi established the Magna Society to recognize U.S. dealerships that stand out as top performers. To qualify, dealerships cannot just meet or exceed sales targets. They must also demonstrate they are maintaining a solid financial foundation, merit high customer satisfaction scores and show their facilities and staffs represent the progressive Audi culture.
"At Audi, we are constantly improving the customer experience each time a consumer interacts with our premium brand," said Mark Del Rosso, EVP and Chief Operating Officer, Audi of America. "With the annual Magna Society awards, Audi celebrates U.S. dealers who have advanced their goals while maintaining a thriving business model."
The annual Magna Society awards fit with long-range plans established by Audi and its franchise partners to make Audi facilities more exclusive. In 2012, the number of dealership locations exclusively selling Audi models increased by the end of the year to 156 in the U.S. from 15 dealerships operating in 1999. In the same year, Audi also increased its share of the U.S. imported luxury car segment to 9.7% based on record annual U.S. sales of 139,310 units.