Mercedes-Benz Canada designates nine Star Dealers for 2009

    TORONTO, Jan. 14 /CNW/ - Mercedes-Benz Canada today announced that nine
individuals within its network of authorized pan-Canadian Mercedes-Benz
dealers have earned the status of Star Dealers for 2009. This special
designation recognizes outstanding performance by identifying those dealers
that have played an integral role in the success of the entire company in

    The award-winning dealers (from East to West) are as follows:

    Maurice Parent     Chatel Automobiles           Québec, QC
    Danny Champagne    Mercedes-Benz Montréal       Montréal, QC
    Sam Eltes          Automobiles Silver Star
                        Montréal Ltd.               Montréal, QC
    Bernard Franke     Franke Ste-Agathe            Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, QC
    Jonathan Pushka    Mercedes-Benz Midtown        Toronto, ON
    Peter Fuller       Mercedes-Benz Mississauga    Mississauga, ON
    John Angelucci     Mercedes-Benz Barrie         Barrie, ON
    David Morris       David Morris Fine Cars Ltd.  Edmonton, AB
    Rick Sentes        Kelowna Auto Gallery         Kelowna, BC

    The distinguished "Star Dealers" title is earned through a combination of
points accumulated in the Dealer Award Program, and from new vehicle sales
performance in four separate volume categories.
    Dealers are encouraged to promote this award in their respective market
because it asserts their leadership status in the all-important dealer
performance categories of new and pre-owned sales, service and parts, and
customer satisfaction.
    "The nine Star Dealers announced today demonstrated excellence in every
measure in 2008, and I am deeply grateful for their commitment to the Canadian
Mercedes-Benz organization," said Marcus Breitschwerdt, President and CEO of
Mercedes-Benz Canada. "These dealers stood out by surpassing their sales
targets and by exceeding the extremely high levels of quality customer care
that are expected from the Mercedes-Benz Canada dealer group."
    He added, "2008 was an exceptional year for Mercedes-Benz Canada. We
welcomed more customers than ever into the Mercedes-Benz family, and it is
important that we recognize the essential role that our strong dealer network
has played in achieving these results. I am very proud to be supported by such
an extraordinary team of dedicated and passionate professionals."

For further information:

For further information: JoAnne Caza, (416) 847-7550,; Michael Minielly, (416) 847-7509,

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