Corey Benish

Group Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, JM Family Enterprises

Corey Benish

Corey Benish is group vice president and chief technology officer (CTO) at JM Family Enterprises, Inc., a privately held company with $18 billion in revenue and more than 4,000 associates. Rooted in automotive and united in its strong culture and core values, JM Family is in the business of helping other businesses succeed. 
 
In his role, Benish leads JM Family’s focus on digital product management and supports existing capabilities in IT strategy, architecture and governance. He helps the company aggressively pursue its digital future to offer value to its partners and improve the experience of its associates. 

With 25 years of experience across several industries, including involvement in B2B and franchise operations, Benish is an accomplished CTO with a wealth of knowledge and valuable understanding. His work with JM Family began as a consultant for two of its subsidiaries through his company, CGNB Associates, which strove to help businesses understand their technology landscape, defining strategic technology roadmaps and driving execution to achieve new digital capabilities. 

Throughout his career, Benish has helped organizations realize enterprise value through digital products and services and held several senior technology roles at companies such as ABC Financial Services, Planet Fitness, National Dentex Corporation and AGA Medical Corporation. 

Benish earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota and attended the prestigious Executive Education program at Columbia Business School in New York. In addition, Benish was a long-time Child Sponsor for Compassion International, sponsoring a child through their graduation. 

About JM Family Enterprises
JM Family Enterprises, Inc. was founded by automotive legend, Jim Moran in 1968. It is a privately held company with $18 billion in revenue and more than 4,000 associates. Rooted in automotive and united in its strong culture and core values, JM Family is in the business of helping other businesses succeed. As a long-term partner, it is invested in its companies, associates and its communities. Driven by exceptional performance, current subsidiaries are in the automotive, financial services and franchising industries. Its family of companies includes: Southeast Toyota Distributors, JM&A Group, World Omni Financial Corp. (dba Southeast Toyota Finance), JM Lexus and Home Franchise Concepts, a multi-brand franchise network consisting of Budget Blinds®, Tailored Living®, Concrete Craft®, AdvantaClean®, Kitchen Tune-Up®, Bath Tune-Up™, Two Maids & A Mop and Aussie Pet Mobile. JM Family has earned various awards for its culture, products and services, including 24 consecutive years on Fortune’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list. Interact with JM Family on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

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