A WORD about Awards
Every year, #1 Cochran receives countless accolades recognizing our business and our brands. The awards are important not for bragging rights but for highlighting the things that we’re doing right, such as treating customers like honored guest, giving back to the communities and achieving record levels of sales and satisfaction. Truth be told, excelling in these areas is just business as usual, but if people choose to give us awards, then bring them on. Below is just a partial list of some of our more distinguished honors:
2013 Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces Award
– For the third consecutive year, #1 Cochran participated in the annual Top Workplaces poll in which we ranked in the top five for large companies. For current job listings, click here.
2012 Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces Award
– This is the second consecutive year that #1 Cochran participated in the annual Top Workplaces poll and the first year it ranked in the top two, up from eighth place in 2011.
2011 Pittsburgh’s Top Workplaces Award
– It goes without saying that #1 Cochran is a great place to shop, but did you know that it’s also a great place to work? In a survey of 115 Pittsburgh companies, #1 Cochran ranked 8th among organizations with more than 500 employees. The ranking was based on responses by our Team Members to questions covering leadership, career opportunities, work flexibility, and benefits and compensation.
2010 Pittsburgh Business Ethics Award
– As the only auto dealer in the history of the PBEA to receive this honor, the award holds a special place in our trophy case. Selected for outstanding ethical practices in our daily operations, the award was presented by the David Berg Center for Ethics and Leadership at the University of Pittsburgh and the Society of Financial Service Professionals.
- Pittsburgh Magazine – Best Car Dealership, 2009 / 2010
- Time Magazine – Quality Dealer of the Year, 2005
- Ernst & Young – Entrepreneur of the YearFinalist, 2004
- Infiniti Award of Excellence – honoring the top 35 Infiniti sales leaders nationwide, 2009
- Hyundai Board of Excellence – for exceptional sales and customer satisfaction, 2001 – 2009
- #1 Volume Hyundai Sales Leader in Pennsylvania, 2009
- Subaru Stellar Performer – for outstanding operational standards and customer care, 2007-2009
- #1 Volume Subaru Dealership in Pittsburgh, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010
- GM Certified Used Vehicle Sales Leader Award – honoring the top-selling dealership in the Northeast Region, 2009
- GMC Mark of Excellence / Leader of Distinction – for unsurpassed performance and customer satisfaction, 2001-2009
- Pontiac Mark of Excellence / Leader of Distinction – for unsurpassed, performance and customer satisfaction, 2001-2009
- #1 Buick-Pontiac-GMC Volume Sales Dealer in the Northeast Region, 2007/2008
- Jack Smith Leadership Award, General Motors’ most prestigious dealer honor presented to GM’s 100 highest achieving dealers. #1 Cochran received this award every year since its inception in 2001.
- #2 Buick-Pontiac-GMC Volume Sales Dealer in the Northeast Region, 2009
- Cadillac Mark of Excellence / Master Dealer, 2009
- Cadillac Mark of Excellence / Master Dealer, 2001-2006
- #1 Hummer Volume Sales Leader in Pennsylvania, 2008-2009
- Hummer Mark of Excellence / Master Dealer, 2005-2006
- Hummer Alpha Dealer Award, 2006