MADISON, Wis. – Wilde East Towne Honda has earned the 2021 President’s Award from American Honda Motor Co., Inc. for the ninth time. This prestigious honor recognizes Honda dealerships that deliver an outstanding customer experience while achieving operational excellence. Wilde East Towne Honda is one of the top-performing Honda dealerships in America to receive the Honda President’s Award for 2021.
“The President’s Award recognizes dealerships that exemplify Honda’s commitment to the highest level of customer satisfaction,” said Michael Kistemaker, assistant vice president of Honda National Sales at American Honda Motor Co., Inc. “I am incredibly proud of the team at Wilde East Towne Honda for their dedication in 2021 to providing our customers an outstanding experience.”
The President’s Award is the highest accolade that Honda bestows on its dealerships and was established in 1995 to recognize Honda dealerships that excel across all dealership functions.
“Our goal is to always go above and beyond in providing exceptional customer satisfaction in all areas of our dealership while also being a good community partner,” said Jorge Hidalgo, Wilde East Towne Honda principal partner. “This is a true accomplishment for all of our employees at Wilde East Towne Honda. We are incredibly honored to receive the President’s Award for the ninth year in a row, placing us amongst the top two percent of dealers nationwide.”
Wilde East Towne Honda is also being celebrated as a CARFAX Top-Rated Dealer for 2021, and has been awarded the 2022 Dealer of the Year in Wisconsin and the 2022 Consumer Satisfaction Award from DealerRater
About Wilde Automotive Group
Wilde East Towne Honda, located at 5555 High Crossing Blvd. in Madison, is a full-service Honda dealer and member of the Wilde Automotive Group. The Wilde Automotive Group is a family-owned and operated business, founded by Harold L. Wilde. His automotive career began in 1945 in Michigan, where he opened a two-man used vehicle sales operation. Today, the Wilde Automotive Group has grown to include 12 dealerships in Wisconsin and Florida, with more than 700 employees. Harold Wilde’s legacy continues under the leadership of his
wife, CEO Mary Ann Wilde; his son Mark Wilde, president; Pat Donahue, vice president; CFO Sharon Bloom; Jorge Hidalgo, principal partner at Wilde East Towne Honda; and Harold’s daughter, Tracie Pierce, director of marketing. For more information, visit wildeauto.com.
Honda offers a full line of clean, safe, fun and connected vehicles sold through more than 1,000 independent U.S. Honda dealers. Honda has the highest fleet average fuel economy and lowest CO2 emissions of any major full-line automaker in America, according to the latest data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). The Honda lineup includes the Civic, Insight, Accord and Clarity series passenger cars, along with the HR-V, CR-V, Passport and Pilot sport utility vehicles, the Ridgeline pickup and the Odyssey minivan. Honda’s electrified vehicle lineup includes the Clarity Fuel Cell and Clarity Plug-In Hybrid, Accord Hybrid, CR-V Hybrid and Insight hybrid-electric sedan – to be joined in 2024 by the Honda Prologue, Honda’s first volume battery-electric vehicle.
Honda has been producing automobiles in America for 40 years and currently operates 18 major manufacturing facilities in North America. In 2021, more than 95% of all Honda vehicles sold in the U.S. were made in North America, using domestic and globally sourced parts. More information about Honda is available in the Digital Fact Book.