Conference of Automotive Remarketing

Where Consignors Connect
March 26-27, 2019 // Caesars Palace Las Vegas

Overview

Conference of Automotive Remarketing

March 26-27, 2019  //  Caesars Palace Las Vegas

Conference of Automotive Remarking (CAR) is the only gathering where the auction industry decides on initiatives and established partnerships. Solidify your relationships face-to-face and fuel your business for the coming year. Join over 500 remarketing professionals and get the latest information on new technologies, wholesale market conditions, industry standardization and more.

CAR is organized with the National Auto Auction Association (NAAA) Spring Business Meeting and the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) Spring Roundtable. Association meetings begin March 25, 2019.

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2018 Speakers

Glenn Mercer
Glenn Mercer

Automotive Industry Analyst,

John Manchin
John Manchin

National Fleet Remarketing Manager, Subaru of America, Inc.

Darrin Aiken
Darrin Aiken

Assistant Vice President of Vehicle Remarketing, Wheels, Inc.

Brad Bollman
Brad Bollman

Senior Vice President North American Remarketing Operations, GM Financial

Pierre Pons
Pierre Pons

President, TPC Management Company

Paul Hirsch
Paul Hirsch

CEO, Launch Mobility, Inc.

Faye Francy
Faye Francy

Executive Director, Auto-ISAC

Mike Antich
Mike Antich

Editor and Associate Publisher, Bobit Business Media

Bob McConkey
Bob McConkey

President, McConkey Auction Group (MAG)

Dan Kennedy
Dan Kennedy

Senior Vice President of Business Development, Jack Cooper Logistics

Levi McCoy
Levi McCoy

Remarketing Consultant,

Bob White
Bob White

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, ARI

James Crocker
James Crocker

Director of Operations, Merchants Fleet Management

Doug Turner
Doug Turner

Regional Manager, America's Auto Auction

Tom Stewart
Tom Stewart

President, Auction Management Solutions, Inc.

Mark Nagel
Mark Nagel

Head of FCA Remarketing, FIAT Chrysler Automobiles

Tom Cornellier
Tom Cornellier

Manager, Auction Operations and eBusiness, Ford Motor Company

Layne Weber
Layne Weber

Director of Wholesale Fleet Sales - Western U.S., Avis Budget Group

Kurt Kohler
Kurt Kohler

Senior Vice President of Fleet Acquisition and Remarketing, North America, Enterprise Holdings Inc.

Mike Eruzione
Mike Eruzione

Captain of the "Miracle on Ice" Olympic Gold Medal Hockey Team,

Richard Curtis
Richard Curtis

Partner, Auction Management Solutions, Inc.

Phil Schappert
Phil Schappert

Director of Remarketing, LeasePlan USA

Charles Nichols
Charles Nichols

General Manager, Bel Air Auto Auction

Pasquale Forletta
Pasquale Forletta

Manager, Remarketing, General Motors Company

John Possumato
John Possumato

President & CEO, Advanced Mobile Solutions LLC & Driveitaway LLC

Mike Reid
Mike Reid

National Manager - Remarketing, Toyota Financial Services

Andrea Amico
Andrea Amico

President, Jack Cooper Logistics

Chris Clarke, CAR
Chris Clarke, CAR

Manager, North American Remarketing, ARI

Alain Nana-Sinkam
Alain Nana-Sinkam

Vice President of Industry Solutions, ALG

Julie Picard
Julie Picard

National West Regional Vice President, Manheim

Tim Meta
Tim Meta

Consumer Remarketing & Repossession Manager/Vice President, Fifth Third Bank

Dan Powers
Dan Powers

Director of Remarketing, Donlen

Len Roll
Len Roll

Reconditioning Manager, DAA Northwest

Sherb Brown
Sherb Brown

Vice President, Bobit Business Media

Rene Abdalah
Rene Abdalah

Senior Vice President, RVI Group

Evert Asbridge
Evert Asbridge

Remarketing Manager, Merchants Fleet Management

Matthew Gast
Matthew Gast

Director of Operations, Mike Albert Fleet Solutions

Zach Hallowell
Zach Hallowell

Vice President, Manheim Digital Marketplace & RMS Automotive

Doug Evans
Doug Evans

Senior Director, Remarketing Operations, Hyundai Capital America

Kurt Madvig
Kurt Madvig

Vice President, Auction Operations, ADESA

Charlie Vogelheim
Charlie Vogelheim

Partner, TPC Management Company

Mike Scott
Mike Scott

Remarketing Manager, Consumer Portfolio Services

Paul Seger
Paul Seger

Vice President of Asset Remarketing, Element Fleet Services

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Testimonials

"Bobit Business Media provides a great platform for an informative meeting! This is the only conference where the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance and the National Auto Auction Association conduct official meetings at one location."

-Tony Long, Executive Director, IARA

"Attending this conference is a must, there's no two ways about it. The networking opportunities and educational programs were incredible."

-CJ Faison, Vice President, Delaware Auto Exchange

"I thoroughly enjoyed the experience of CAR. I especially was interested in the keynote speaker, Wolfgang Reinhold, addressing the European car market and how it differs greatly with the United States with respect to the auction process."

-Justin Aldridge, Manager, Auction Field Analysts, Cox Automotive Media

"The conference introduced me to new practices in the remarketing industry."

-Roberto Bottura, Owner, Control Motors

"This was my first year exhibiting at CAR as a new business. What a great turnout from our desired customer-base, and the coordination of the event made it very successful for us. We are already planning for next year!"

-Kelly Bianchi, President, auctionVcommerce

"CAR is very informative about industry changes, upcoming announcements and trends."

-Angie House, AGM, Dealers Auto Auction of Las Vegas

"Congrats on a successful conference! The pre-conference prep and communication along with the onsite coordination was wonderful. You ran a solid conference and it was a pleasure to be a part of it as a presenter, exhibitor and attendee."

-Joseph C. Miller, Director of Customer Service, Auto Auction Services Corporation

"The true measure of a successful event is predicated on the ability of the coordinator to smoothly orchestrate the details. You represent best-in-class."

-Stuart Angert, Roadrunner

"I attribute what success I have had in our industry to working with business associates to solve industry problems. Without CAR, I would never have been able to build the network that has afforded me the opportunities I have enjoyed over the years."

-Don Fowler, Director, Business Development, DataScan Field Services

"CAR delivers the critical mass of key remarketing professionals — sharing best practices, modeling high performance, and providing timely content that helps us and our organizations to be our best!"

-Scott Kolb, CAI, Director of Business Development, Remarketing, United Road

"CAR is an event that gets participants out of their daily environment and immerses them in their subject matter."

-David Langley, Vice President of Operations, Auto Financial Group

“CAR really gives you the pulse and direction of the automotive remarketing industry for any given year. CAR is the best barometer of what’s happening in our industry."

-Pierre Pons, CEO, ServNet Auctions

“CAR allows me to stay current with trends and changes in the industry.”

-Chuck Novince, VP Commercial Accounts, Manheim

“Our organization has been attending CAR since its inception. We think it is very important to attend and participate in CAR as it’s a key remarketing event where all remarketers and auctions can meet.”

-Charles Nichols, President, BSC America Companies.

“I attend CAR to learn about changes in the industry and meet with the client base. It’s a great gathering point, and I think throughout the year people need to catch up on both on a professional and personal level.”

-Virgil Matczak, National Sales Manager, Dealers Auto Auction Group

“CAR is the forum for our industry. It brings together consignors and dealers from all segments of the business.”

-Tom Kontos, Executive Vice President, Analytical Services, , ADESA

“The opportunities to meet with my peers and the exchange of information that takes place have kept me coming back. Participation in CAR is important.Take advantage of the time and meet with as many people as possible."

-Dan Kennedy, Manager, GM Remarketing

“It’s a unique opportunity for consignors, auctions, transport companies, inspection companies, technology companies, and other service providers to all gather together and network and share ideas..."

-Bob Graham, Vice President, Vehicle Remarketing, ARI (retired 2017)

“Attending this conference is a must, there's no two ways about it. The networking opportunities and educational programs were incredible.”

-CJ Faison, Vice President, Delaware Auto Exchange

“Bobit Business Media provides a great platform for an informative and educational meeting...If you qualify and aren't already a member of these two fine organizations, please join today and become part of the success that is THE CAR CONFERENCE!”

-Tony Long, Executive Director, CAR IARA

“Bobit shows have the perfect schedule to exhibit, attend seminars, and network, Well done!"

-Mike Fischer, EVP , AutoMobile Technologies

Partners and Sponsors

Association Partners
NAAA IARA
Lead Sponsors
Alliance Inspection Management Americas Auto Auction Cox Automotive Draiver IAA ServNet Southern Auto Auction
Premier Sponsors
adesa Auto Auction Holdings AutoIMS cars
Industry Sponsors
ALG Auction Edge Inc. Metrogistics smartauction Xlerate Group
General Sponsors
ams AutoTec CARFAX Copart ENDTRUST, Inc. experian High Tech Locksmiths Jack Cooper Logistics LLC sgs Upstream Inspections Used Car News Xcira
Media Sponsors
ARN automotivefleet usedcarnews vehicleremarket

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