July 12, 2016 - Industry News
Leading attorney and compliance expert James S. Ganther has agreed to speak at the upcoming Compliance Summit Las Vegas, organizers announced Tuesday. The event is scheduled for Aug. 29–30, 2016, at Paris Las Vegas, as part of Industry Summit.
Tags: compliance, Compliance Summit, Event, Industry Summit
June 21, 2016 - Industry News
F&I and Showroom has extended the nomination deadline for its F&I Dealer of the Year award to Wednesday, July 13.
Tags: F&I Dealer of the Year, F&I department, F&I manager, F&I Pacesetters, F&I process
May 12, 2016 - Industry News
The subprime finance source’s president says the company’s decision to exit the indirect channel was neither performance-based nor a reflection of current conditions in the subprime auto finance sector. Move connected to Cox's purchase of Dealertrack.
Tags: Cox Automotive, Dealertrack, DriveTime, GO Financial, subprime
April 7, 2016 - Industry News
Vaden Automotive Group's Jane Vaden Thacher will be at next month's F&I Think Tank in Tampa, Fla., to explain how the group's sales and F&I process makes $1,400 per copy a reasonable expectation for F&I producers.
Tags: F&I process, F&I Think Tank, F&I Turnover, Jane Vaden Thacher, Vaden Automotive Group
April 6, 2016 - Industry News
Dealers and dealership personnel are encouraged to vote for their favorite vendors, suppliers, banks and finance companies in 34 categories covering new- and used-car leads, training, marketing, F&I products and more. Voting for the 12th annual Dealers’ Choice Awards is now open and will remain so until midnight on April 15.
Tags: Awards, dealers, Dealers Choice Award, Dealerships
March 29, 2016 - Industry News
Protective Asset Protection’s Rich Moore will present a session dedicated to hiring and training Millennial workers at the upcoming Dealer Summit, organizers announced Monday.
Tags: Dealer Summit, Hiring, Millenials, Protective Asset Protection Division, Rich Moore
February 8, 2016 - Industry News
Organizers of Dealer Summit have announced that Lt. Col. Bruce Bright, USMC (Ret.) will deliver a motivational keynote address at the event, which will be held May 3–5, 2016, at the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel.
Tags: Dealer Summit, Randy Crisorio, United Development Systems
February 2, 2016 - Industry News
Six of the industry’s top compliance experts will be at the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel to lead a 20 Group-like session on compliance. Aside from fielding questions from attendees, the group will tackle some pervasive regulatory myths surrounding the F&I office.
Tags: CFPB, compliance, David Robertson, FTC, Jim Ganther, Karen Klees, Michael Tuno, NADA, Randy Henrick, Robert Harkins
January 26, 2016 - Industry News
G.P. Anderson will be one of the featured presenters at F&I Think Tank, a one-day event that will precede Dealer Summit 2016 on Tuesday, May 3, at the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel.
Tags: Dealer Summit, F&I manager, F&I products, F&I Think Tank, F&I training, F&Idol, Gregory Paul Anderson, Thielen Motors
January 15, 2016 - Industry News
The one-day preshow event was created in partnership with Ethical F&I Managers, a more than 5,000-member Facebook group created by F&I and Showroom’s ‘Mad’ Marv Eleazer. It’s scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, at the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel.
Tags: Dealer Summit, F&I manager, F&I process, F&I products, F&I Think Tank, Mad Marv, objection handling
January 8, 2016 - Industry News
Organizers of Dealer Summit announced that registration is now open for the event, which is scheduled for May 3–5, 2016, at the Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk Hotel.
Tags: compliance, Dealer Summit, DealerStrong, digital marketing, Greg Goebel, Jim Ziegler, Lead Conversion, reinsurance, sales, special finance
October 1, 2015 - Industry News
The Chicago-based bank notified dealers in approximately 12 states that it’s refocusing its indirect auto business to its core market states, including Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Minnesota, Kansas, Missouri, Arizona and Florida.
Tags: BMO Harris Bank, CFPB, dealer markups, dealer participation plans, General Electric
August 11, 2015 - Industry News
Industry Summit 2015 will feature three workshops and two panel discussions that will address the current regulatory climate, provide a review of the current rules and regulations, and provide practical tips on how F&I managers can make compliance work for them.
Tags: Andy Koblenz, CFPB, compliance, Department of Justice, Industry Summit, NADA
August 6, 2015 - Industry News
The magazine’s annual conference will feature two workshops and two panels that will take a look at the digital challenges and opportunities facing the F&I office.
Tags: Brittany-Marie Swanson, David Gesualdo, F&I process, F&I products, Gregory Arroyo, Industry Summit, Online Marketing, Ron Reahard, Video Advertising
August 5, 2015 - Industry News
The Alpha Dawg will return to Industry Summit to deliver his two-day training seminar, which will cover topics related to sales, F&I, BDC and Internet department management. The training seminar is included with the purchase of a full conference pass.
Tags: Business Development Center, F&I director, F&I manager, general manager, General Sales Manager, Industry Summit, internet department, Jim Ziegler, Sales Management
July 16, 2015 - Industry News
IAS and F&I and Showroom magazine have launched a new contest that will send five F&I managers to Industry Summit 2015. The competition will be used to tee up a special F&I manager- and agent-only workshop session at the magazine’s annual conference.
Tags: Ask Joe, F&I director, F&I manager, F&I products, F&I training, IAS, Industry Summit, Innovative Aftermarket Systems, Joe St. John
July 7, 2015 - Industry News
F&I and Showroom is now accepting nominations for the 2015 F&I Dealer of the Year award. Nominations must be received by July 31, 2015.
Tags: F&I Dealer of the Year
January 22, 2015 - Industry News
Cadillac will be implementing a luxury focused, boutique experience at 700 dealerships in the company’s U.S. dealer network of 900 stores, according to Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen.
Tags: Cadillac, dealership marketing, Luxury Vehicles
June 29, 2014 - Industry News
Ed Bobit, founder and chairman of Bobit Business Media, and publisher of Automotive Fleet magazine and many other media brands, passed away this morning at the age of 86. Last summer Bobit had undergone valve-replacement surgery and had been working primarily from home. He died peacefully in his sleep.
December 30, 2013 - Industry News
Often overlooked, the Gen X demographic is still important for digital marketers, eMarketer finds.
Tags: automotive, eMarketer, Facebook, Generation X, Internet, social media
October 8, 2013 - Industry News
The NADA has elected Alabama dealer Forrest McConnell to lead the association in 2014. Colorado dealer Jeff Carlson was elected secretary, and Florida dealer George Nahas was elected treasurer.
Tags: 2014, car dealer, Chairman, Forrest McConnell, NADA
September 17, 2013 - Industry News
According to the San Francisco Chronicle, the California New Car Dealers Association is seeking an investigation into Tesla Motors' advertising practices.
Tags: advertisements, California New Car Dealers Association, DMV, Investigation, Tesla
In a webinar titled, “The Seven Digital Sins of Attribution,” Cars.com offered a guide to the most common metrics mistakes and how dealers can correct the misconceptions.
Tags: Cars.com, digital marketing, Kirsti Correa, webinar
September 10, 2013 - Industry News
TrueCar takes fire for new write-off policy that requires dealers to pay for every TrueCar user who walks through their door and buys a vehicle. The company’s chief executive said the new policy was added to provide clarity, not to punish loyal users of the service.
Tags: Brittany-Marie Swanson, Policies, Scott Painter, TrueCar, TrueCar Dealer Council, TrueCar.com
Cal Worthington, best known for his iconic TV ads that played on the most imaginative stunts to get customers to 'Go See Cal,' passed away Sunday afternoon.
Tags: advertising, auto dealer, Cal Worthington, car dealer, Ford, Go See Cal, marketing, obituary, Stephanie Forshee, TV commercial
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