New locations add to the company’s growth in the state by joining its dealerships in Red Bud and New Athens, while also close in proximity to its Muscatine and DeWitt dealerships in Iowa
Henry County, Ill.—The Ed Morse Automotive Group announced this week it has acquired two dealerships in Henry County, Ill., one in Kewanee and the other in Geneseo. Ed Morse Automotive Group purchased the dealerships from George Koustas with Crowe Auto Group.
The new dealerships will be:
- Ed Morse Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM formerly Crowe Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM located at 303 Tenney St., Kewanee, IL 61443.
- Ed Morse Ford formerly Crowe Ford located at 1041 S. State St., Geneseo, IL 61254.
The new locations add to the company’s growth in Illinois by joining its multiple dealerships in Red Bud and New Athens, while also close in proximity to Ed Morse Automotive Group’s Muscatine and DeWitt dealerships in Iowa.
“When presented with the opportunity to expand further into Illinois… we jumped at it. These two dealerships fit perfectly into our family-owned model as they have dedicated employees, a loyal customer base, and prepared for growth. We look forward to continuing these dealerships’ history of great deals and outstanding customer service, while supporting the local community,” said Teddy Morse, Chairman and CEO of Ed Morse Automotive Group.
The Ed Morse Automotive Group is headquartered in Delray Beach, Florida, and has been family-owned for over 75 years. These acquisitions will add 33 employees to its over 2,000-plus employee base, growing their locations to 40 dealerships, 82 franchises and 25 automotive and motorcycle brands.