March 29-30, 2023 (Association Meetings Begin Tuesday, March 28) || Caesars Palace Las Vegas

Speaker

Blake Kennedy

Blake Kennedy

Associate Vice President | Manheim Digital

As associate vice president of Manheim Digital, Blake Kennedy leads Manheim’s digital private store business, the M LOGIC™ suite of optimization solutions and commercial self inspect customer programs. Kennedy joined the Manheim sales team in 2014 to help build the company’s private store business by leading its North American effort. He remained in that role until taking the helm on the Manheim Digital team for the broader private store business in 2020.

After studying Environmental Science at UC Berkeley, Blake joined Autodaq (now Openlane) where he worked for 15 years in roles of increasing responsibility in sales, account management and operations. During his career, Blake has worked on nearly every upstream private label program in the industry.

Upcoming and recent sessions

Deep-Drive: How Digital Imaging and A.I. Are Spurring an Auction Revolution

March 24, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (PT)

See a detailed analysis of how imaging systems saves on time and costs after one year of operation; how economies of scale and efficiencies evolve out of digital technology; how this will transform vehicle resale documentation and what that means for pricing. More Info

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