We are proud to announce that 57 dealers from across the U.S. have been selected as the 2014 TIME Dealer of the Year award nominees. The TIME Dealer of the Year award is given in partnership with Ally, and is recognized as one of the auto industry’s most prestigious and highly coveted honors.

In its 45th year, the TIME Dealer of the Year award recognizes dealers in the United States who achieve excellence at their dealerships and give back to their communities. Adding to the prestige, these dealers are nominated by members of the Automotive Trade Association Executives.

This year’s nominees and winner will be honored by their peers and the automotive industry at the 97th annual National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 25, 2014.

Visit AllyDealerHeroes.com to see the full list of nominees. Check out the official announcement here.