SAH - Sonic Automotive, Inc.

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Sonic Automotive, Inc.

4401 Colwick Road
Charlotte, NC 28211
United States
704-566-2400
http://www.sonicautomotive.com

SectorConsumer Cyclical
IndustryAuto & Truck Dealerships
Full Time Employees9,700

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. O. Bruton SmithCo-Founder & Exec. Chairman1.75MN/A1927
Mr. David Bruton SmithCEO & Director1.37MN/A1975
Mr. Frank J. DykePres & Director1.31MN/A1967
Mr. Heath R. ByrdEVP, Chief Accounting Officer & CFO945.91kN/A1966
Mr. Stephen K. CossSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Sonic Automotive, Inc. operates as an automotive retailer in the United States. It operates in two segments, Franchised Dealerships and EchoPark. The Franchised Dealerships segment is involved in the sale of new and used cars and light trucks, and replacement parts; provision of vehicle maintenance, manufacturer warranty repair, and paint and collision repair services; and arrangement of extended warranties, service contracts, financing, insurance, and other aftermarket products. The EchoPark segment sells used cars and light trucks; and arranges finance and insurance product sales in pre-owned vehicle specialty retail locations. As of December 31, 2018, the company operated 108 new vehicle franchises representing 25 brands of cars and light trucks 18 collision repair centers in 13 states; and 8 EchoPark stores. Sonic Automotive, Inc. was founded in 1997 and is based in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Corporate Governance

Sonic Automotive, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 7; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 9.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.