Gerald Kia of North Aurora Awards

2017 Kia Dealer Excellence Program, Plus

KDEP is certification that Kia Motors America honors individual Kia dealers who consistently perform at an outstanding level. They review Kia dealers across the nation for top notch practices and expertise in operations, high sales volumes and branding compliance. If the dealership performs at a consistently high level they are awarded the coveted KDEP certification. Kia Dealers know that In order to qualify as a KDEP certified dealership, there are stringent standards. For example, a dealership must be consistently surveyed above the averages on a national basis for a few different categories. These include items that are important to customers during their buying experience such as facility cleanliness, adherence to capacity standards, high levels of training for the staff and goals for flawless service and sales processes.