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Happy 15-Year CMA Anniversary to Ed Nicol!

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Congratulations to Ed Nicol on celebrating 15 years with CMA!

Ed joined the CMA team in 2006 as GSM at CMA’s Colonial Honda. When the opportunity arose, he was promoted to GM at CMA’s Colonial Hyundai. With demonstrated success and as CMA continued to grow, Ed took on more responsibility, including as GM at our Kia and Subaru stores. He is now Managing Partner of 3 of our Richmond locations, serving as General Manager of CMA’s Colonial Honda & CMA’s Colonial Kia...

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CMA Profiles: Meet John Hammond & Darin Jenkins

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John Hammond
John was born in Frederick, MD to lifelong Frederick residents and remained there throughout his childhood and into adulthood. He attended Thomas Johnson High, where he played on both the basketball and baseball teams. After graduating in 1992, he enrolled in Frederick Community College. After one year of community college and working part time cleaning cars at a local dealership, John decided he wanted to work full time in the auto industry.

John has spent his entire career working in dealerships. His first full-time job was in 1994 at Fitzgerald Auto Mall as an inventory...

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CMA Profiles: Meet John & Tony Grist

When the Miller team joined CMA, we gained some exceptional people with strong experience and interesting backgrounds. Over the next few weeks, we'd like to feature some of our new team leaders in Winchester and Martinsburg.

Let start with John & Tony Grist! 
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John Grist 
Shortly after graduating from Brentsville District High School in 1975, John went to work for Northern VA Electric Coop in the engineering department. He left the coop in January of 1985 and started his automotive career selling Hondas. He was eventually promoted to Sales Manager. In 1989, John joined Miller Auto Group ...
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Donates Almost $30,000 to Pediatric Cancer Non-Profits

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CMA observed Childhood Cancer Awareness Month in a big way. For each vehicle sold during the month of September, CMA’s dealerships throughout Virginia made a donation to local non-profits that support pediatric cancer research and provide resources for local children as they undergo treatment.

“We are so proud to support the incredible work of these organizations,” said Liza Borches, President and CEO of Carter Myers Automotive, “As a family and employee-owned company, CMA has always made giving back to our communities a top priority. Our corporate mission is Moving Lives Forward...
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CMA Thinks Pink

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If you see a CMA associate wearing a pink t-shirt or pink ribbon hat at any CMA dealership, it's not just to raise awareness in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Each of those CMA owners made small contributions to the Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation in order to get those shirts and hats.

VBCF is a statewide nonprofit committed to the eradication of breast cancer. VBCF advocates for health policies and research that benefit Virginians in all stages of the disease and provides resources for the most vulnerable in our state, including LGBTQ+ patients and rural populations...
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CMA's Subaru Dealerships Raise $14,000 for Local Schools

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CMA & Subaru of America Donated a Total of $14,000 to Local Schools

All 3 of CMA's Subaru dealerships participated in the Subaru Loves Learning program in September 2021:
  • CMA's Subaru of Winchester raised $3,000 each for two schools: Bunker Hill Elementary in Bunker Hill, West Virginia, and Orchard View Elementary located in Winchester, Virginia.
  • CMA's Valley Subaru raised $5,000 for Stuarts Draft Elementary School in Stuarts Draft, VA.
  • CMA's Colonial Subaru raised $3,000 for Marguerite Christian Elementary School in Colonial Heights, VA.
CMA also collected notes of appreciation...
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CMA Participates in 2021 Day of Caring

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CMA was proud to participate in the 30th annual United Way Day of Caring! Our team worked at the Rockfish Valley Community Center in Nelson County, VA. The Community Center houses a weekly farmer's market, a coffee shop, a thrift store, and artisan studios plus has a skate park and recreation fields. The CMA crew painted and stained their new outdoor stage and helped create a pictorial history of the Center by rehabbing 80-year-old window sashes into art frames. Special thanks to our partners at Zurich for volunteering with us! #CMAgivesback #unitedwaydayofcaring #Movinglivesforward
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Carter Myers Automotive Fuels the Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

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Carter Myers Automotive (CMA) is observing Childhood Cancer Awareness Month with its annual #FueltheFight campaign. For each vehicle sold during the month of September, CMA’s dealerships throughout Virginia will make a donation to local non-profits that support pediatric cancer research and treatment.

“We are so proud to support the incredible work of these organizations,” said Liza Borches, CEO of Carter Myers Automotive, “As a family and employee-owned company, CMA has always made giving back to our communities a top priority. Our corporate mission is Moving Lives Forward..."
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Congratulations to Rob Hudgins on celebrating 30 years with CMA!

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Rob is a life-long resident of the Charlottesville area. He currently lives in northern Albemarle with his wife Dawn, their daughters Laura and Elizabeth, and three dogs. When he’s not working, Rob enjoys riding his Harley Street 750, cooking, spending time with his family, and gardening.

At work, Rob’s diligence and commitment has helped CMA's Colonial Auto Center earn our reputation as the regional leader in Ford diesel repair. Rob has been a Ford Senior Master technician for over 20 years. He is the Ford Fleet team leader and...

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CMA's Valley Honda Week of Service

2048 × 1536 Employees from CMA’s Valley Honda joined thousands of volunteers across North America participating in Honda’s fifth annual Week of Service, in which Honda associates conduct volunteer service activities in local communities.

CMA’s Valley Honda team worked at Creative Works Farm on various projects for Camp LIGHT, a summer day camp for at-risk youth and individuals with special needs. CMA is proud to support such an amazing organization and to be part of #TeamHondaCares! #CMAgivesback #proudtobeCMA
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