Benchmark Automotive Group was recently honored as the Irondale CDA – September 2015 Business of the Month during a special award luncheon. Terry Spitzer, Benchmark CEO was presented with the prestigious CDA Business of the Month award. He praised the City of Irondale for being a solid long time business partner of the firm, during his acceptance speech.
Benchmark Automotive Group moved to it’s current location in Irondale on Grants Mill Road in 2002. They were the first of several auto dealerships that moved to the Irondale Auto Mall. Benchmark is now one of Irondale’s largest employers and is a long time pillar of the Irondale community.
Over the last thirteen years, Benchmark has consistently expanded their operations in Irondale. In addition to their domestic brands (Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Ram), they’ve recently added new import brands including; Alfa Romeo, Fiat and Maserati. They’ve also opened a state of the art nationwide parts distribution warehouse in Irondale. Thanks to their innovative leadership, the Irondale Auto Mall is currently home to one of the Southeast’s largest concentration of luxury automobile dealerships.
” We are honored that Benchmark Automotive Group has been a long time business partner of the City of Irondale. They’ve been a trailblazer and catalyst for our city’s most profitable business sector,” according to Irondale CDA – Chairman, Darryl Washington.
In a recent interview with Irondale CDA Chairman – Darryl Washington, Terry Spitzer shared his insights on business and life. To view excerpts of the interview please click the following link; benchmarkinterview.