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April 18, 2012 - Industry News

Westlake Remarketing Releases Q1 – 2012 Top Auctions List

Westlake Financial Services has named their top auctions for Q1-2012.

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April 10, 2012 - Industry News

GSFSGroup Announces Dianna Dryer as New CFO

GSFSGroup announced today that Dianna Dryer has been appointed Chief Financial Officer to further position GSFSGroup for continued growth and the development of its national footprint.

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April 5, 2012 - Industry News

Application Process Now Open for Auto Dealer Monthly’s 2012 Independent Dealer of the Year

The application process is officially open for Auto Dealer Monthly magazine’s 2012 Independent Dealer of the Year Awards. This will be the seventh year for Auto Dealer Monthly to rank the top independent automotive retailers from entries submitted by dealers all over the country.

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April 3, 2012 - Industry News

DealerTrack Delivers Audit Protect Program to Help Dealers Prepare for Growing Compliance Enforcement in 2012

To help dealers more effectively demonstrate their compliance with state and federal regulations, DealerTrack has included a unique program – Audit Protect - into its industry-leading sales and F&I compliance solution.

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April 3, 2012 - Industry News

Virginia Dealership Uses Versatile Workspace Solution to Remodel Service Area

Tysinger Motor Company of Hampton, Virginia, recently completed a major facility remodel and wanted to provide a professional, organized and efficient layout in its Mercedes-Benz and Hyundai Service Departments. Tysinger did an intensive search for a vendor to help them realize their vision, eventually selecting Lista International.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

2012 Dealers' Choice Awards Winners Announced

Auto Dealer Monthly magazine released the findings of the 2012 Dealers’ Choice Awards in the April 2012 issue. The awards recognize the most highly regarded vendors, suppliers and finance companies in the retail automotive industry, as voted on by dealers and dealership personnel.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Dealer Management Systems

A four-time Diamond Award winner was produced this year as our dealers voted for the best DMS provider.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Inventory Management Tool

Our top winner in the Inventory Management Tool category this year can now claim the honor of being a Triple-Diamond Award winner.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Auction Companies - Traditional

Only half a point separated the top two traditional auction companies this year.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Online Auctions – Purchasing Inventory

This year's Diamond and Platinum Award winners in the category of Online Auctions – Purchasing Inventory were a couple of familiar faces.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Subprime Credit Finance

There was a lot of competition in the Subprime Credit Finance category, but some familiar names once again rose to claim the top spots.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Prime Credit Finance - Non-Captive

A new winner is on the block for this year’s Diamond Award for Prime Credit Finance - Non-Captive, while a provider absent from the top three for a few years came back to take the Platinum Award.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Prime Credit Finance - Captive

In a fierce, competitive battle, several newcomers jumped in to take the Platinum and Gold Awards for Prime Credit Finance - Captive. After a brief absence in 2011, one provider snuck back in and claimed the Diamond Award.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Service Contract Provider - Reinsurance

This year makes Double-Diamond and Double-Platinum wins for two consistently high performers in the category of Service Contract Provider - Reinsurance.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Service Contract Provider

Only six-tenths of a point separated the winners in the Service Contract Provider category this year.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Desking Software

An industry standard won this year's Diamond Award in the Desking Software, but another familiar name was not far behind.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

F&I Trainer

The race for the top in the F&I Trainer category was a close one this year. Dealers put two companies neck-and-neck, separated by only a tenth of a point.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Internet Trainer

This year’s Diamond Award winner has been a consistent force in the Internet Trainer category, challenged by only one other provider.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Sales Trainer

This year saw the return of a perennial favorite and a huge win by a newcomer to the Sales Trainer category.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Direct Mail

Of all 21 categories in the Dealers' Choice Awards, the direct mail category is the only one that has seen almost no movement among the top two in five years.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Customer Relationship Management

The Customer Relationship Management category is constantly in motion. A whopping 17 companies have ranked above average over the years, and there’s been movement among the top companies every year.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Online Inventory Marketing Tools

For dealers, online inventory marketing is a key component of their digital marketing strategy, and there are several providers that facilitate this.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Chat Provider

This is the second year that Auto Dealer Monthly has recognized chat providers in the Delaers' Choice Awards. This year, a mere tenth of a point separated the winners.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Website Design/Provider

Website and website design providers have been an integral part of the DCAs ever since the Awards' inception. As in 2011, two providers dominated the category this year.

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April 2, 2012 - Industry News

Special Finance Lead Provider

The Special Finance Lead Provider category should probably win a survival award because the providers in this category endured the subprime meltdown.

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