Awards

CarMax is widely recognized as one of the best automotive retailers in the United States. Check out the most recent awards we've won!

National Workplace

  • Fortune 500 Company No. 279 in 2012
  • Fortune, 2005 - 2014, "100 Best Companies to Work For"
  • Training magazine, 2008 - 2013, Top 125 Training Companies
  • International Torch Award for Marketplace Excellence, 2008, Better Business Bureau
  • Fortune, 2008 & 2006, "Most Admired Company in Automotive Retailing"
  • Gallup Great Workplace Award, 2008 & 2009
  • Computerworld magazine, 2008, 100 Best Places to Work in IT
  • American Business "Stevie" Award, 2007, Best Overall Company
  • Forbes 2006, "Best Managed Companies," Retailer
  • Best Adoption-Friendly Workplaces, 2008 & 2007, Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption

National Diversity

  • 2020 Women on Boards 2013 Winning "W" Company for board of directors diversity
  • Corporate Equality Index 100 Percent Score, 2008 - 2010
  • Ability One/NISH (National Institute for the Severely Disabled) National Achievement Award, 2009, Business category

Local Market Awards

  • Best Place to Buy a Used Car 2013 - New Haven Advocate Readers, East Haven, Conn.
  • Winner, BBB Torch Award for Business Ethics 2012 in the following regions:
  • North Alabama (Huntsville)
  • Eastern North Carolina (Raleigh, Raleigh Car Buying Center, Fayetteville)
  • 2012 BBB Complaint Free Award - Chicago and Northern Illinois
  • Active RVA Certified 2012
  • Best Place to Buy a Used Car 2012 - Charleston City Paper
  • Best Used Car Dealership 2012 - Fresno Bee
  • Best Car Dealership 2012 - Orange County Parenting
  • Best Place to Buy a Pre-owned Vehicle 2012 - Independent Weekly, Raleigh, N.C.
  • Best Used Car Dealer 2012 - Roseville Press Tribune, Roseville, Calif.
  • Best Place to Buy a Used Car 2012 - San Gabriel Valley, Duarte, Calif.

For more information about what's new at CarMax and a complete awards list, visit our Pressroom.

 

In early 2007, CarMax was awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Silver Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council for our energy-efficient and environmentally responsible Home Office.

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