Larry Dorfman Steps Aside as Chairman and CEO of APCO Holdings, LLC.

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NORCROSS, Ga. — May 16, 2019 —After 35 years, Larry Dorfman has decided to step aside as Chairman and CEO of APCO Holdings, LLC. and assume a role as Senior Advisor to the company to allow himself more time to focus on his family...

CDK Global and NAMAD Announce Third Annual Fueling Careers Scholarship Program

Mar 26, 2019--CDK Global, Inc.(Nasdaq: CDK), a leading retail automotive technology company, together with the National Association of Minority Automobile Dealers (NAMAD), announced today that the third annual Fueling Careers scholarship program is now accepting applications. The scholarship program was established to support talented minority...

Lyft to be Integrated Into Cox Automotive’s Xtime Fixed-Ops Software Platform

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Cox Automotive, Lyft to Bring New Ride-Hailing Option to Thousands of Dealership ATLANTA, March 5, 2019 – Today, Cox Automotive announced plans to integrate Lyft’s ride-sharing service with Cox Automotive’s Xtime, the leading integrated software platform for retail automotive service departments, providing car owners with a...

Autotrader Releases their List of 10 Best Car Interiors for 2019

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ATLANTA, 2019 – American drivers spend on average more than 290 hours behind the wheel each year, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety survey data. With so much time spent in their vehicles, consumers deserve an interior that factors in style, comfort, design and the...

Cox Automotive Integrates LivePerson Automotive Messaging Platform in Digital Retailing Apps

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ATLANTA, Feb. 28, 2019 -- LivePerson Automotive and Cox Automotive announced today that consumers using Cox Automotive Digital Retailing applications will now be able to contact dealers through live chat while they are completing digital retailing steps on desktop or mobile. The new integration,...

Cox Automotive Presents its 14th Barbara Cox Woman of the Year Award

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ATLANTA, Jan. 28, 2019 – Cox Automotive presented its annual Barbara Cox Woman of the Year Award to Gail Miller, owner and chairman of Larry H. Miller Group of Companies. This honor is awarded to women who demonstrate business leadership and community advocacy, as well...

Autotrader Drives More Leads for Dealers with New Personalized Digital Car-Shopping Experience

Autotrader
ATLANTA, January 22, 2019 – Autotrader, one of the most-used third party car listings site, will showcase new capabilities at the upcoming 2019 NADA Show that simplify, streamline and deliver a personalized, online car- buying experience to consumers and drive more value for dealers. The ongoing...

Clutch Technologies Announces Subscription Platform to Meet the Needs of Every Driver

Clutch Technologies
ATLANTA, January 22, 2019 – Clutch Technologies, www.driveclutch.com, continues to revolutionize the car subscription category with the launch of the Clutch Subscription Platform – a suite of products that meets the needs of every driver. This Clutch product offering provides many of the benefits of...

Digital Air Strike’s Acquisitions Deliver New Targeted Advertising & Digital Retailing Solutions. Get an Unfair Online Advantage at NADA Booth 128-S

Digital Air Strike Acquires Two Companies, Expanding Ad Tech and Digital Retailing Solutions for the Automotive Industry Third Acquisition in Ten Months Adds Targeted Advertising and Advanced Credit Analytics to Digital Air Strike’s Award-winning Consumer Engagement Solutions SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., - January, 2019 Digital Air Strike, the leading...

Glenn Pasch Announces Jim and Bridget Fitzpatrick as 2019 Lighthouse Award Recipients

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EATONTOWN, N.J. January 14, 2019 - The only award announced prior to the Automotive Website Awards, Jim and Bridget Fitzpatrick of CBT Automotive Network are the 2019 Lighthouse Award Recipients. Brian and Glenn Pasch, leaders in digital marketing, education, research, and data intelligence for the...
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6 Simple Tools To Boost Your Productivity

If you own or work at a company such as a dealership you’re an authorized seller and have a mass amount of business coming...
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The Dealer’s Essential Guide to Succession Planning

In a way, the need for succession planning mirrors gravity. Because, as certain as a ball thrown in the air is to fall, it...
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How to Keep Your Dealership Compliant When Selling Voluntary Protection Products – Charlie Gilchrist...

Recently, the National Automobile Dealers Association launched a new initiative called the Voluntary Protection Products: A Model Dealership Policy. This policy aims to proactively...
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Why Your Dealership Needs to Review Its Hiring Process

When numbers start dropping, dealerships might assume that the cause is vehicle trends, fickle customers, or a general economic slump. They may not realize...
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EV Owners Face Rising Taxes and Fees in Over 25 States

Many consumers who have made the switch to an electric vehicle (EV) will tell you they have enjoyed the benefits they have received from...

The 10 C’s of Leadership and Trust

In leadership, people don't always have to like you, but they do have to respect and trust you. On this week's episode of On...

The Benefits of Having a Unique Domain Name

On this week's episode of Kain & Co., David Kain spoke with Mike Ambrose, CEO and Co-Founder of .cars. David and Mike discussed the...

Inspecting Your Paid Search Campaigns

On this week's episode of Auto Marketing Now, Brian Pasch talks about how you can inspect your paid search campaigns to make sure you're...

Subaru Dealer Adam Arens on How Digital Retailing Can Help the...

On this week's episode of F&I Today, Becky Chernek once again sits down with Adam Arens, Owner and President of Patriot Subaru. The two...