Gilbert Ford Named Dealer of the Year by Farm Bureau

December 2020

Gilbert Ford of Okeechobee was named the 2019-20 Farm Bureau Advantage Ford Dealer of the Year for the second year in a row.

The award recognized Gilbert Ford for its excellent customer service toward Farm Bureau members and its collaboration with Okeechobee County Farm Bureau to help raise awareness of the benefits available to Farm Bureau members locally.

“It’s an honor to be selected as Farm Bureau’s Ford Dealer of the Year two years running,” said Bert Culbreth, Gilbert Ford Owner/Dealer. “When people think of Farm Bureau, their mind often goes to agriculture. While working to provide our customers with the best vehicle price possible, we have found there is a wide range of Farm Bureau members. And by sticking to our mission of providing industry excellence through customer service, helping our customers make use of the great Farm Bureau membership benefits works seamlessly with that mission.”

Okeechobee County Farm Bureau President Mickey Bandi, and Florida Farm Bureau Member Benefits Marketing Representative Ali Baker, presented the dealership with the award on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020.

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