Award recognizes top auto dealers from U.S. and Canada that demonstrate excellent customer service as expressed by consumer reviews written on DealerRater
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Cedar Rapids, IA | February 11th, 2015 – Pat McGrath Chevyland has been awarded the 2015 DealerRater Dealer of the Year award, which recognizes auto dealerships across the U.S. and Canada that deliver outstanding customer service, based on consumer reviews written on DealerRater.com.
“Consumers have identified the best dealers to do business with, and Pat McGrath Chevyland has emerged as the leader among Chevy dealers across Iowa,” said DealerRater CEO Gary Tucker. “The quality and number of reviews for Chevyland speak volumes of the top-notch experiences provided to customers.”
The Dealer of the Year awards are based on reviews by new- and used-car shoppers and those who took their vehicles into dealerships for service. Reviewers evaluated Pat McGrath Chevyland on its customer service, quality of work, friendliness, pricing and overall experience.
Pat McGrath Chevyland has demonstrated consistently high PowerScore™ ratings for customer satisfaction, placing it in the top of its class. The PowerScore is determined using a Bayesian algorithm that factors the dealership’s average DealerRater consumer rating and the total number of reviews written about the dealership during the 2014 calendar year.
“Having a strong online reputation matters, making the significance of our Dealer of the Year awards crucial to dealers looking to thrive in today’s business environment,” added Tucker.
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