Owner, IG Burton Auto Dealership
Charlie Burton is the 5th Generation owner of the IG Burton Auto Dealerships located in Milford, Seaford, and now Lewes, Delaware. A graduate of Roanoke College, Charlie initially did not work in the family business. He pursued a career in the automotive finance and insurance business working for Ryan Associates for a number of years. One day Charlie got a call asking him to come back and run the family business. For the last 25 years, he has been running the operations, taking it from a small family business to the successful organization it is today. What he is proud of most is his employees. “It’s a great feeling knowing you give your employees the opportunities to develop and grow and be successful."
IG Burton and Company is comprised of several dealerships, IG Burton Chevrolet Milford, IG Burton Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram of Milford, IG Burton Mercedes Benz, IG Burton BMW and IG Burton Chevrolet of Seaford, IG Burton of Lewes Chevrolet Buick and GMC, IG Burton Blue Bird Bus Center, and IG Burton Collision Center. With over 3,155 employees, IG Burton dealerships are the leaders in the auto business in Southern Delaware. Their annual sales are over 5,000 vehicles and approximately $300 million in sales. For over 109 years, IG Burton and Company has provided customers with excellent service. The guiding principles are simple .. treat people the way they want to be treated .. with honesty, integrity, and let them know you care. IG Burton and Company supports a number on nonprofit organization in the community. They believe strongly in giving back to the community that has made them successful.