Betten Baker Announces Acquisition of Godfrey Chevrolet Buick

Business News |Jan 8, 2018|2 min read

Cadillac, MI – Betten Baker is continuing to be Where Michigan Shops with news of yet another acquisition. The latest acquisition of Godfrey Chevrolet Buick located in Cadillac Michigan will not only expand the footprint of Betten Baker in Northern Michigan, but it will also add another excellent dealership to the already existing 13 locations.


After an impressive year of expansion and growth in 2017, Betten Baker is kicking off 2018 by continuing their growth trend. Betten Baker will be taking over operations of Godfrey Chevrolet Buick, their 14th location, immediately.


Betten Baker has made great strides by investing in new locations and updating existing infrastructures over the past few years and the economic impact has been substantial. Betten Baker auto group has locations in several counties and proudly employs over 600 employees. In addition they continue to use local contractors and give back to West Michigan communities through donations and sponsorships. “We’re most excited to connect with the people in Cadillac and surrounding communities.” Says co-owner Bryan Betten. We are ready to serve them with all of their automotive needs.”


“2017 was a great year for Betten Baker. We added several great locations and as this new acquisition implies, we are not stopping in 2018. We’re excited to hit the ground running with the existing Godfrey team in Cadillac.” Says Co-Owner Chris Baker. Betten Baker Chevrolet Buick in Cadillac will retain Evan Godfrey as General Manger as well as the current leadership team and employees.


Betten Baker Chevrolet Cadillac GMC celebrated 34 years in March and has continuously expanded their Henry Street presence over the last few years by adding Betten Baker Honda and Betten Baker Hyundai and another used car location. In addition, they have expanded to Coopersville, Twin Lake, Lowell, Grandville, Big Rapids, Allegan, Ludington and Cadillac.


Betten Baker’s Massive Motor Mall has continued to be a leader in automotive sales along the lakeshore and will continue this trend into new markets. Their progressive attitude and actions in the community allow them to not only remain a strong West Michigan employer, but also help them remain successful in the future by exceeding the needs and expectations of today’s consumers.


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