Waikem Auto Family President David Waikem was featured in Tuesday’s Canton Repository. The local newspaper did a story on his nomination for Time’s Dealer of the Year award.
Waikem, dealer principal of Waikem Honda and co-owner of the seven franchise Waikem Auto Family, is one of 54 dealers nationwide to be nominated for Ally’s Time Dealer of the Year Award. David will travel to New Orleans in January, the winner will be announced at the National Automobile Dealers Association Convention and Exposition.
Greater Cleveland Automobile Dealers’ Association nominated Waikem, citing his efforts in the Stark County Community. Dave Waikem says his proudest accomplishment is helping establish the Golden Key Center for Exceptional Children day care center. Dave has also worked with organizations including the Perry Township Rotary Club, Western Stark Free Clinic, Stark County Library Association and Friends of the Stark Parks.
Dave, along with brothers Doug and Chip Waikem, co-own the Waikem Auto Family. The Auto group was started by their father George Waikem nearly 60 years ago. David’s son Craig Waikem is the Internet Director of the Waikem Auto Family, and his nephews Deuce Waikem and Chris Waikem serve the family in major capacities.
The Waikem Auto Family is a seven-manufacuter new car dealer between Canton and Massillon on Lincoln Way East in Stark County. We sell Mitsubishi, Hyundai, Kia, Honda, Subaru, Ford and Nissan new cars, along with our large preowned selection.
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