Carl Swope, president and CEO of Swope Family of Dealerships, and board member of the HMH Foundation, is a nominee for the 2017 TIME Dealer of the Year award.
The TIME Dealer of the Year award is one of the automobile industry’s most prestigious and highly coveted honors. Recipients are among the nation’s most successful auto dealers who also demonstrate a long-standing commitment to community service.
As part of his nomination, Swope received a gift to donate to a non-profit organization of his choice. He designated HMH Foundation as the recipient.
Swope was chosen to represent the Kentucky Automobile Dealers Association in the national competition – one of only 49 auto dealers from 16,000 nationwide – nominated for the 48th annual award.
In addition to his service on the HMH Foundation Board, Swope serves on the Hardin County Chamber of Commerce President’s Circle; the Knox Regional Development Alliance Advisory Council; Lincoln Heritage Council for the Boy Scouts of America; Elizabethtown Tourism Commission; Elizabethtown Airport Board.
Swope and the other nominees will be honored at the 100th annual National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention & Exposition in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 27, 2017.
We thank Carl for his service and congratulate him on this amazing recognition.
Learn more about Swope’s community service and all the other nominees at AllyDealerHeroes.com.