McKINNEY – Texas automotive business couple Randall and Sherry Reed celebrated with employees, business associates and friends the official grand opening of their newest acquisition – Randall Reed’s Volkswagen of McKinney – by their company, World Class Automotive Group. The store is located at 3600 South Central Expressway in McKinney. The Volkswagen facility is one of the newest and most modern automotive dealerships in the DFW area and was purchased in April from AutoNation for an undisclosed amount.

“We are proud to welcome this important franchise to the World Class Automotive family,” Randall Reed said. “It gives us some exciting product diversity in our organization which is dominated by a domestic lineup of Ford and Lincoln products. We are excited to work with Volkswagen because it broadens our total appeal to customers. We look forward to providing them with our brand of family-friendly service.” The couple was joined by McKinney city officials and members of the McKinney Chamber of Commerce who welcomed them to the community with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Randall and Sherry Reed celebrate the re-branding of their newest automotive dealership, Randall Reeds' Volkswagen of McKinney.

Randall and Sherry Reed celebrate the re-branding of their newest automotive dealership, Randall Reeds' Volkswagen of McKinney. They were joined by members of the local community, employees, customers and Volkswagen executives at the event held Wednesday, June 12.

Sherry Reed added that just as importantly, he and his team are excited to become involved in the growing and dynamic city of McKinney. “The projected growth in this city and the surrounding community is one of the strongest in the country. There is no place we’d rather be than right in the heart of this growth. We look forward to meeting our McKinney customers, their friends and family members.”

Fortunes O’Neal serves as Managing Partner of Randall and Sherry Reed’s McKinney Volkswagen. He is a veteran manager of the World Class Automotive Group with more than 25 years in total automotive sales and management experience. O’Neal most recently served as General Manager of Park Cities Ford Lincoln in Dallas. He served at the Randall Reed dealership since 1998.

McKinney Volkswagen rests on an 8.5-acre site and currently employs about a 60 person workforce of automotive specialists in sales, service and finance. Learn more about the store by visiting ReedVW.com.

 

About World Class Automotive Group and the Reeds

Founded by Randall and Sherry Reed in 1988 and celebrating 25 years of business history, World Class Automotive Group is a collection of award-winning automotive franchises in Texas and Oklahoma built on the concept of “Autotainment” – the idea that purchasing, leasing or servicing a vehicle should be an enjoyable, entertaining, customer focused and innovative experience. The World Class team introduced the use of snack bars, Wi-fi, children’s play areas, museum- quality displays, creative showrooms and highly trained sales teams offering the finest in customer service. Collectively the dealerships employ nearly 1,000 people representing stores in McKinney, Garland, Dallas, Spring, Humble, Huntsville and Oklahoma City. The Reed’s dealerships are involved in the communities where they reside and support a variety of organizations that represent families, children, health and education.

Randall Reed is also founder of Starbase Jet , a private jet charter company located in Addison. To learn more about Starbase Jet visit starbasejet.com.