Circle BMW, one of the region’s leading BMW dealerships, today announced the company has been named a 2009 Business of the Year finalist by NJBIZ magazine. NJBIZ will honor businesses and business leaders who have made significant contributions to the growth, strength and success of New Jersey at the fourth annual NJBIZ Business of the Year Gala on Monday, December 7, 2009 at The Palace at Somerset Park.
“The finalists are a select group of companies and individuals who have achieved notable success and demonstrated strong leadership in and commitment to both their industries and their communities,” said Tom Curtin, publisher, NJBIZ. “We congratulate Circle BMW – the only automotive dealer selected as a finalist – for their contributions to the economy of the state of New Jersey,” added Waters.
Finalists are grouped into the following six categories: Business of the Year (51-100 Employees), Business of the Year (1-50 Employees), Business of the Year (101 plus Employees), Emerging Business of the Year, Executive of the Year and Corporate Citizen of the Year. Circle BMW is a finalist in the Business of the Year (51-100 Employees).
President of Circle BMW, Tom DeFelice, said, “For the last 28 years, we’ve put forth a tremendous effort to grow Circle BMW into the company it is today. We are delighted to be recognized as a finalist for the Business of the Year Award and honored to be among these exceptional companies and individuals.”
Businesses and business leader’s were selected by an independent panel of judges comprised of Jim Barrood of Fairleigh Dickinson University, Mark Kuehn of Gibbons, P.C., Tom Bracken of TriState Capital and Diane Schwartz of the American Conference on Diversity, based on their commitment to professional excellence, business growth and the community.
The Business of the Year Awards is a program of NJBIZ and is presented by Amper, Politziner & Mattia. It is sponsored by Wolf Block LLP, Oracle and Rutgers School of Business – Camden.
About Circle BMW
Circle BMW, a family owned and operated business for more than 28 years, is dedicated to excellence in all phases of the BMW ownership experience: sales, service, parts, accessories, lifestyle products and long-term customer support. Monmouth County has long known of Circle BMW’s commitment to its customers, but Circle BMW also has many satisfied customers in Ocean County, Middlesex County and the tri-state area. In addition to new vehicles, Circle BMW offers Certified Pre-Owned vehicles that meet demanding standards for resale. Circle BMW is one of the largest BMW authorized stocking dealers of original equipment parts and accessories in the region.
To obtain more information about Circle BMW, visit www.circlebmw.com.