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Our Stories

Throughout the year, we will be sharing stories that celebrate key milestones in JM Family's 50-year history, plus special moments that reflect our unique workplace and commitment to our associates.

Investing in Education

Investing in Education

Tuition Reimbursement Supports Associates’ Growth.

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Pat Moran Among 100 Leading Women in Auto Industry

Pat Moran Among 100 Leading Women in Auto Industry

Former JM Family President Earned Honor Twice.

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JM Family Center Helps Young Minds Bloom

JM Family Center Helps Young Minds Bloom

At the time, JM Family became third company with onsite childcare.

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Southeast Toyota's 6 Millionth Vehicle Sold

Southeast Toyota’s 6 Millionth Vehicle Sold

The Corolla was sold in Winston-Salem.

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Pat Moran Named Chairman of the Board

Pat Moran Named Chairman of the Board

Pat started with the company as an entry-level associate.

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Major League Toyotas

Major League Toyotas

Swing batter, batter!

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Supporting the Global Community

Supporting the Global Community

JM Family always steps forward during times of crisis.

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Southeast Transportation Systems

Southeast Transportation Systems

JM Family’s first companywide community event fought hunger across our business locations.

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JM&A Signs 2 Millionth Contract

JM&A Signs 2 Millionth Contract

Today company sells 3 million annually.

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SET Fleet Sells 1 Millionth Vehicle

SET Fleet Sells 1 Millionth Vehicle

Milestone accomplishment 30+ years in the making.

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Filling Food Banks in the Fight Against Hunger

Filling Food Banks in the Fight Against Hunger

JM Family’s first companywide community event fought hunger across our business locations.

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JM&A Signs its 1,000th Dealer Customer

JM&A Signs its 1,000th Dealer Customer

JM&AGroup surpasses sales milestone.

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Southeast Toyota Breaks Ground in Commerce, Georgia

Southeast Toyota Breaks Ground in Commerce, Georgia

SET broke ground on its second Vehicle Processing Center on June 23, 1988.

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Celebrating Company Milestones

Celebrating Company Milestones

JM Family regularly makes donations to nonprofits to celebrate company milestones.

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Lexus Joins the Processing Line at the Port

Lexus Joins the Processing Line at the Port

Southeast Toyota began processing Lexus cars in 1994..

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Boys & Girls Clubs Finds a Home in Deerfield

Boys & Girls Clubs Finds a Home in Deerfield

Jim and Jan Moran chaired one of the most successful capital campaigns in the Boys & Girls Clubs’ history.

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Pat Moran - Leader of the Year

Leader of the Year

In 2003, Pat Moran was named "Business Leader of the Year" by South Florida CEO magazine.

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African American Achievers

Honoring Our Community’s Inspiring Achievers

Since 1992, more than 150 individuals have been recognized as African-American Achievers.

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J.D. Power Recognizes JM Lexus

J.D. Power Recognizes JM Lexus

JM Lexus added another first to its list of achievements in January 1998.

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JM Family Hosts its First Earth Day Celebration

JM Family Hosts its First Earth Day Celebration

Event was held at the company’s headquarters in 2007.

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Corporate Philanthropy Committees

Corporate Philanthropy Committees Represent JM Family at All Locations

Local groups enhance the involvement of associates in the community.

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DataScan Breaks Ground

DataScan Breaks Ground on New Headquaters

DataScan breaks ground on its new headquarters in Alpharetta, Ga.

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Jim Moran Featured on the Cover of TIME Magazine

Jim Moran Featured on the Cover of TIME Magazine

Jim Moran was profiled in the March 24, 1961, issue of TIME magazine.

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Grand Opening of Westlake Facility

Grand Opening of Westlake Facility

In 2003, JM Family celebrated the grand opening of Southeast Toyota’s Vehicle Processing Center in the Westlake Industrial Park on the northwest side of Jacksonville.

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Pat Moran Named President & CEO of JM Family

Pat Joined the Family Company in 1983.

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Photo of Ted Pass

Southeast Toyota’s Innovation Shines with Start of Fleet Department

In 1972, SET was the first import manufacturer business partner to enter the fleet business.

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CenterOne Financial Services

CenterOne Financial Services

CenterOne provides third-party servicing of motor vehicle loan and lease agreements.

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Solar Arrays

Solar Arrays Move JM Family in a Greener Direction

DataScan unveiled JM Family’s first commercial solar array.

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DataScan

DataScan Acquires Launch Technologies and Field-Logic

DataScan builds on industry expertise with two acquisitions.

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JM Pontiac

JM Pontiac Sets an Early Standard for Being No. 1

JM Pontiac becomes world’s largest Pontiac store within 30 days.

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SET Finance

World Omni Establishes Southeast Toyota Finance

The captive finance division provides financing to dealers and customers.

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Volunteers

What A Difference A WORK Day Makes!

In 2013, then President & CEO Colin Brown introduced a new associate-focused volunteer effort.

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Fortune Magazine

FORTUNE’s "100 Best"

In January 1999, FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For issue hit newsstands nationwide, and JM Family landed at the No. 23 spot.

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Signing the Distributorship Agreement

When it All Began

After an unsuccessful attempt to enter the U.S. market in the late 1950s, Toyota came back to America in the early 1960s and was establishing a very small foothold.

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Our Growth

Our Growth

It all starts with the sale of a car.

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Associates Helping Associates

Associates Helping Associates

The Associates Helping Associates (AHA) program was established in 2006 as a response to...

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