Glenway Auto Center started as Glenway Chevrolet in 1919.
They started at the corner of Sunset and Glenway Aves. and were there for 80 years until moving to Glenhills Way in 1999 for 10 years.
GM closed Glenway Chevrolet in 2009 during General Motors Bankruptcy.
The Ackerman family continued the tradition with the opening of Glenway Auto Center in 2010 at it’s new location on Harrison Ave.
Phil Purkiser is a co- owner in the current business. He was the Service Director at Glenway Chevrolet for 21 years. His son Philip is involved in the business
Mark Ackerman is the other co- owner in Glenway Auto Center. He was the owner of Glenway Chevrolet.
The Ackerman Family now has the fifth generation working in the business, with Mark’s son Nick involved in the business.
Glenway Auto Center purchased Hammonds Service Center from Connie Hammonds on
September 9, 2015. The location is a 5965 Centennial Circle in Florence Kentucky. Glenway is
excited about expanding their business with the new location. They have kept all of the previous
employees at that location and are adding some new employees for the expected increase in
volume. Phil and Mark are sharing time at the new location in order to get things operating the way
that Glenway expects it to run.
Our new location is convenient to Florence, Burlington, Hebron and Erlanger and other
communities in Northern Kentucky. We encourage everyone to recommend our new location to
any family and friends that live or work in Northern Kentucky.