Ford Motor Co. representatives recently presented a plaque to officials of Mountain View Ford in recognition of the Chattanooga dealership's 25 years in business. The late Austin Watson bought the dealership March 31, 1981, after having begun his auto career with Ford as a salesman in 1962. In 1991,David, Don and Andy Watson bought the dealership from their father Austin. Shown at the recent plaque presentation are, from left, Clay Watson, general manager of the dealership; Andy Watson; Carla Cawood, compliance officer for the dealership; Don Watson; David Watson; Ray Parrish, Southeast region general manager with Ford Motor; Terry Street, zone manager with Ford; and Teri Nikitas, Ford district manager.
Photo by Mark Gilliland