Mighty Distributing System of America Inc. has awarded its Mighty Auto Parts Franchise of the Year award to Mighty Pacific, a division of Hannah Motor Co.
"The slate of five Franchise of the Year nominees was incredibly strong, so winning the award this year is particularly noteworthy," says Ken Voelker, president and CEO of the Mighty Auto Parts franchise network. “It is my pleasure to congratulate the entire Mighty Pacific team on their well-deserved Franchise of the Year award."
The award was accepted by Gary Schuler, Dick Hannah Dealerships corporate director of fixed operations, Corey Akins, director of Mighty Pacific, and team members Reuben Wagner and Dave Blair, at Mighty’s national sales meeting in Coronado, Calif.
Mighty Pacific is a division of Hannah Motor Co. (Dick Hannah Dealerships), a family-owned and operated dealership group with stores throughout the Greater Portland, Ore., area. The company added a Mighty Auto Parts franchise to its portfolio of companies in 2010 to supply Dick Hannah dealerships, as well as outside automotive service providers.
"The Mighty Pacific team continues to set a sterling example of successful Mighty franchise integration into a car dealership operation,” says Voelker. “Their hard work and dedication are demonstrated by their outstanding performance in 2015. This is the third nomination and first win of Franchise of the Year, for Mighty Pacific, in what is only their first five years in business. ”
“We are all proud and humbled to receive the Mighty Franchise of the Year award. It means a great deal to us because of the respect we have for both Mighty Distributing System and our fellow franchisees," says Gary Schuler and Corey Akins of Mighty Pacific. "This recognition is due to the efforts of the entire Mighty Pacific team, who truly are the ones that earned the honor.”
Mighty Distributing System Inc. is headquartered in Norcross, Ga., and supports 107 franchised distributors in 44 states and four international markets. The Mighty System features attentive local service, inventory management expertise, classroom and on-site training in conjunction with extensive offerings of OE quality underhood and undercar parts, chemical products, lubricants and shop supplies.