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A BBB Accredited Business since 09/18/1997
BBB has determined that Ferman BMW of Palm Harbor/Ferman MINI of Tampa Bay meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.
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Reason for Rating
BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.
Factors that raised Ferman BMW of Palm Harbor/Ferman MINI of Tampa Bay's rating include:
- Length of time business has been operating.
- Complaint volume filed with BBB for business of this size.
- Response to 7 complaint(s) filed against business.
- Resolution of complaint(s) filed against business.
Customer Complaints SummaryRead complaint details
|Complaint Type||Total Closed Complaints|
|Advertising / Sales Issues||2|
|Guarantee / Warranty Issues||1|
|Problems with Product / Service||4|
|Billing / Collection Issues||0|
|Total Closed Complaints||7|
Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews
1 Customer Review Customer Reviews on Ferman BMW of Palm Harbor/Ferman MINI of Tampa Bay
|Customer Experience||Total Customer Reviews|
|Total Customer Reviews||1 Customer Review|
Licensing, Bonding or Registration
This company is in an industry that may require licensing, bonding or registration in order to lawfully do business. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.
These agencies may include:Department of Motor Vehicles-Tallahassee
2900 Apalachee Pkwy # B441
Tallahassee, FL 32399-6552
Department of Financial Services
200 E Gaines St
Tallahassee, FL 32399
Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
2005 Apalachee Pkwy
Tallahassee, FL 32399-6500
BBB records show a license number of VF-1002180-6 for this company, issued by Department of Motor Vehicles-Tallahassee.Type: Dept of Motor Vehicles
BBB records show a license number of VF-1002180-4 for this company, issued by Department of Motor Vehicles-Tallahassee.Type: Dept of Motor Vehicles
BBB records show a license number of A258224 for this company, issued by Department of Financial Services. Their web address is http://www.myfloridacfo.com.Type: Dept of Financial Services
BBB records show a license number of MV43349 for this company, issued by Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services.Type: Motor Vehicle Repair
Type of Entity
Incorporated: February 1988, FL
Contact InformationMr. Peter Gulotta (General Manager)Customer Contact: Ms. Heidi Coberly (Assistant to General Manager)Ms. Virginia Linger (Customer Contact, Corporate)Principal: Mr. James L. Ferman (President/CEO)Mr. Stephen B. Straske II (Vice President)Mr. Douglas M. Tew (Vice President)Mr. Preston L. Farrior (Vice President)
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Alternate Business NamesFerman BMW of Palm Harbor, Ferman MINI of Tampa Bay, Sunshine Chevrolet-Oldsmobile of Tarpon Springs, Inc.
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