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HUNT VALLEY, MD — (Apr 6, 2010) — CARCHEX announced today its CEO, Jason Goldsmith, has received a Baltimore SmartCEO 2010 Circle of Excellence Award, which recognizes 10 Greater Baltimore CEOs who have demonstrated specific leadership attributes that have made them uniquely successful in the business community.

The 10 winners of the Circle of Excellence Award will be celebrated at SmartCEO’s Circle of Excellence Awards event on May 12, 2010 at the Intercontinental Harbor Court Hotel from 6:00-9:00p.m.

The Circle of Excellence categories for which CEOs were nominated and honored are:

  • Hot Startup
  • Serial Entrepreneur
  • Marketing
  • Young Entrepreneurship
  • Family Business
  • Product Innovation
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • A Classic
  • Philanthropy
  • Customer Service

“Circle of Excellence winners are not only selected and honored for their accomplishments, but for demonstrating success in applying a unique leadership attribute that significantly benefits their business and the community,” said Craig Burris, Publisher atSmartCEO Magazine. “We are honored to recognize Jason Goldsmith as one of Greater Baltimore’s standout leaders.”

Baltimore SmartCEO magazine is a regional “growing company” publication. SmartCEO believes that a “growing company” is really determined by the spirit, drive and dynamics of a company’s owners and managers, rather than by the size of its building, the number of its employees, or its sales volume. Each month, a variety of businesses in the greater Baltimore and greater Washington areas turn to its pages for features, case-study advice and trend analysis, all with a uniquely local flavor. SmartCEO is read by more than 31,000 business owners in Baltimore and Washington.

For a complete list of winners or more information regarding the program and event, visit

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