44. Henderson Automotive Family

Henderson Automotive Family is the nation’s 44th largest African American-owned auto dealership; and New York’s third largest minority-owned auto dealership. Ford owns Eight percent of the company’s stock.

Randolph B. Henderson Jr. is owner of the Webster-based dealership. Moving up 19 places on the 2009 BE Auto Dealer list, the dealership earned $39.8 million in 2008 revenues–down 4.5% from last year.