Welcome Nick Vujicic to the Morgan Auto Group!
This Sunday March 9th we are thrilled that Nick Vujicic, world renowned speaker, will be joining our group for two very special events. Nick's message about his "life without limbs" will surely be an inspiration for many as Nick shows his own journey to find purpose and how we can too! Remember the event is free to all Morgan Auto Group employees and there will also be food and refreshments. Nick's day will begin in Ocala at the Hilton Ocala at Noon and continue at 5pm at the A La Carte Event Pavilion in Tampa. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for any last minute questions. BIO “If ...
Prestigious Award for Brett Morgan
Toyota of Tampa Bay Principal Brett Morgan received a prestigious commendation for his work to further the cause of education in the Bay Area when he was honored by Northwood University at its Dealer Education Awards in January. The Awards, which exist to recognize an individual’s outstanding contribution to public and private education, both inside and outside of the automotive industry, were presented at a special breakfast event at the Westin New Orleans on January 26th. The event, part of the 2014 National Automobile Dealers Association Convention and Expo, was attended by students, faculty and alumni of Northwood University, alongside leading members ...
Governor Rick Scott at Brandon Honda Jan 8 to announce $400 million reduction in motor vehicle fees
Florida Governor Rick Scott appeared at Brandon Honda January 8 to formally announce the statewide reduction of motor vehicle registration fees that will save automobile buyers an estimated $400 million, or about $25 on each purchase. Owners Larry Morgan and Brett Morgan of Morgan Auto Group greeted Governor Scott at 5:00 p.m. in front of enthusiastic dealership guests. “I appreciate Governor Scott’s commitment to give more money back to families and job creators,” said Brandon Honda co-owner John Marazzi. “We were pleased to host the Governor today for this important announcement and applaud all his efforts to roll back taxes and ...
Larry Morgan talks to Automotive News about sales, family and why retirement was never an option.
Larry Morgan, CEO of Morgan Auto Group in Tampa, Fla., became a car dealer seven years ago after selling his 600-store tire and auto-service business. He is building an automotive empire in Florida and grooming his 32-year-old son, Brett, to take over the business. Morgan's operation ranks No. 102 on the Automotive News list of the top 125 U.S. dealership groups, with retail sales at 10 stores in 2011 of 6,749 new vehicles and 5,160 used. After adding an 11th store, he targets sales of 12,000 new and 10,000 used vehicles in 2012. He wants to buy more dealerships but they have to be ...
John Marazzi rolled into Tampa’s Brandon Honda in 2011, bringing with him 28 years of experience in turning around underperforming Southwest Florida auto dealerships into nationally ranked, high sales operations. With the application of John Marazzi’s own “secret sauce” crafted over the years, Brandon Honda soon started steadily climbing in monthly auto sales and took the lead in Florida’s... [Read more]
For Immediate Release July 31, 2014 Gainesville, FL The Morgan Auto Group (based in Tampa, FL) has brought their lineup of unique brands represented to 11 with the acquisition of Gettel Automotive’s “Volkswagen of Gainesville.” Morgan Auto now has 12 dealerships on the Gulf Coast and in Central Florida where they currently have Honda of Gainesville, Gainesville Buick GMC, Gainesville... [Read more]
Larry Morgan is Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur Of The Year” 2014 for the “Family Business” Category in the South East and will take on winners from the national level this September in California. Congratulations to our CEO Larry Morgan! Larry is the principal owner and operator of Morgan Auto Group which operates 12 dealerships on the Gulf Coast and Central Florida... [Read more]
In just a short period John Marazzi is building a real volume leader at Brandon Honda. John Marazzi is also picking up some customer accolades and awards as well. Since partnering with the Morgan Auto Group to purchase Brandon Honda in 2011 sales records have fallen but customer service and store efficiency has increased. Brandon Honda this year alone is the proud recipient of three prestigious industry... [Read more]
John Marazzi breaks new ground with a REAL 10-year/100,000-mile warranty on used cars! Stop worrying if the used car you want will stand the test of time! Our new Brandon Honda exclusive 10-year/100,000 mile warranty clock resets on the day your buy your used car … not on the date it was first sold to another owner. For the first time ever, if you purchase one of our certified used cars today with... [Read more]
We want to congratulate our own Sam Raabe who has been designated in 2014 by Automotive News as one of just 40 Automotive Professionals to watch under the age of 40. This is a fantastic achievement for Sam and as you can see from the Automotive News article below, well deserved. Click here for the full article. On behalf of our GM John Marazzi and the entire Morgan Auto Group we toast to you Sam! Taken... [Read more]
Morgan Auto Group CEO Larry Morgan is pictured here (3rd from the left) at the 2014 Valspar Championship trophy presentation. Australian and PGA Veteran John Senden was this years winner. Larry is inside of his first of two years as the Chairman of Copperhead Charities that along with Innisbrook Resort and the PGA put together the annual PGA event. Share: Tweet (function(d,... [Read more]
Help MINI of Wesley Chapel support the American Heart Association of Tampa Bay and find out how to enter to win a NEW MINI Cooper! A limited number of tickets will be available for a $100 suggested minimum donation. Call (727) 563-8112 for more information. #SpottheREDMINI Raffle tickets will be available at tour stops including MINI of Wesley Chapel, The Birchwood, Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse... [Read more]
This Sunday March 9th we are thrilled that Nick Vujicic, world renowned speaker, will be joining our group for two very special events. Nick’s message about his “life without limbs” will surely be an inspiration for many as Nick shows his own journey to find purpose and how we can too! Remember the event is free to all Morgan Auto Group employees and there will also be food and refreshments. Nick’s... [Read more]
Toyota of Tampa Bay Principal Brett Morgan received a prestigious commendation for his work to further the cause of education in the Bay Area when he was honored by Northwood University at its Dealer Education Awards in January. The Awards, which exist to recognize an individual’s outstanding contribution to public and private education, both inside and outside of the automotive industry, were... [Read more]