Entrepreneurial Leader Recognized for Building Innovative Online Business

HUNT VALLEY, MD — (Oct 27, 2011) — CARCHEX, the industry-leading provider of extended auto warranties, today announced that CEO Jason Goldsmith was named among the Smart100 for the third consecutive year by Baltimore SmartCEO magazine. The award recognizes the “best of the best” of Baltimore’s business community for their leadership, strategic vision and character.

Goldsmith was cited for his dynamic leadership of CARCHEX, which he purchased for $15,000 in 2003. In the intervening years, under Goldsmith’s guidance, the company was transformed into a multi-million dollar industry leader, endorsed by Pat Goss, one of America’s most trusted mechanics. The magazine took note of Goldsmith’s networking abilities, as well as his commitment to creating both a “customer first” environment as well as a corporate culture where employees are thought of as trusted ambassadors of the brand.

“I am honored that Baltimore SmartCEO has included me in this impressive list of Baltimore business owners,” said Goldsmith. “At CARCHEX, we work incredibly hard to deliver quality services to our customers. It’s gratifying that those efforts are recognized.”

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CARCHEX is the premier provider of direct-to-consumer automotive products and services including auto warranty, pre-purchase inspections, auto insurance, auto financing and car buying. The company serves as a consumer advocate throughout all stages of the car buying, selling and ownership process. Protecting automotive consumers for over 14 years and providing exceptional customer service has translated into an A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau. To learn more about CARCHEX and to Get Protected, visit www.CARCHEX.com.