CarMax annually wins dozens of national and local awards in communities across the country for being a top used car retailer and great place to work. This list represents awards and recognitions from 2015 to date, some of which have been received in years prior as well. Please email PR@CarMax.com to obtain a complete list of awards received.

National Workplace

  • 100 Best Companies to Work For®, FORTUNE magazine, 2005-2022
  • People's Companies that Care, PEOPLE magazine, 2019-2021
  • World's Most Admired Companies, FORTUNE magazine, 2018-2020
  • Forbes Best Workplaces for Diversity, Forbes magazine, 2019, 2022
  • America’s Best Employers, Forbes magazine, 2017-2019
  • 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials, FORTUNE magazine, 2016-2019
  • Best for Vets Employer, Military Times magazine, 2018-2021
  • Best of the Best, Top Veteran Friendly Employer, US Veteran's and Military magazine, 2019-2020
  • Training Top 125, Training magazine, 2008-2022
  • Corporate Equality Index, Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2018-2022
  • Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality, Human Rights Campaign Foundation, 2018-2022
  • Military Friendly® Employer designation, 2016-2022
  • Best Workplaces in Retail, FORTUNE magazine, 2015-2021
  • 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, FORTUNE magazine, 2015-2019
  • Halo 100: Top Brands for Customer Service, Forbes magazine, 2022
  • Best Companies for Customer Service, Newsweek magazine, 2018
  • Military Spouse Friendly® Employer designation, 2018
  • Top Veteran Employer, MilitaryHire.com, 2018
  • Most Valuable Employers for Military®, RecruitMilitary, 2017
  • Automotive News All-Stars, Public Dealers - Bill Nash, Automotive News magazine, 2017
  • Automotive News All-Stars, Remarketing - Bill Nash, Automotive News magazine, 2019
  • Automotive News All-Stars, Digital Retail - Bill Nash, Automotive News magazine, 2021
  • 10 Best Workplaces for African Americans, FORTUNE and ESSENCE magazines, 2015
  • Top 50 Best Companies for Latinas to Work for in the U.S., Latina Style magazine, 2021
  • Best of the Best Top Employers, HISPANIC Network magazine, 2021
  • 10 Best Workplaces for Hispanics and Latinos, FORTUNE and People en Español magazines, 2015
  • Gallup Great Workplace Award, Gallup, 2015
  • Workforce 100, Workforce magazine, 2015
  • LearningElite, Chief Learning Officer magazine, 2015
  • 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry, Corey Haire, Divisional Vice President, East Coast, Automotive News magazine, 2015
  • 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry, Ann Yauger, AVP, Product Management, Automotive News magazine, 2020
  • Top Women in Retail, Laura Donahue, VP, Marketing Services, Auto Remarketing magazine, 2020

Local Workplace

  • Top Workplaces in Atlanta, large employer category, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta, Georgia, 2016-2020, 2022
  • Best Large Companies to Work For in Texas, FORTUNE magazine, 2018-2021
  • Top Workplaces in the Richmond Area, Sterling Award, mega-size category, Richmond Times-Dispatch, Richmond, Virginia, #1 rank 2014-2021
  • Best Places to Work in Chicago, FORTUNE magazine, 2019-2021
  • 100 Best Arizona Companies, Trailblazer Award, BestCompaniesAZ, 2022
  • Great Places to Work in the Richmond Region, Richmond Magazine, Richmond, Virginia, 2017
  • Active RVA Certified, Richmond, Virginia, 2013-2017

Customer Experience & Innovation

  • CIO of the Year, Shamim Mohammad, SVP, Chief Information and Technology Officer, MIT Sloan CIO Symposium, 2020
  • Best in Auto Marketing, Media Post, 2017
  • CIO 100 Honoree, CIO Magazine, 2017
  • Customer Service Department of the Year, Gold Stevie Winner, The American Business Awards, 2017
  • Large Capital Projects Award, 21st Annual Technology Awards, Richmond Technology Council, Richmond, Virginia, 2016

Philanthropy & Corporate Citizenship

  • U.S. Retail RepTrack 100, Reputation Institute, 2018
  • America’s Most JUST Company in the Retailing Industry, JUST Capital, 2016
  • RVA’s Top Corporate Donors, Generosity Inc., Richmond BizSense, Richmond, Virginia, 2017

Contact Information

Media Inquiries
(855) 887-2915(855) 887-2915
pr@carmax.com

Customer Relations
(800) 519-1511(800) 519-1511

Marketing Inquiries
marketing_carmax@carmax.com