ADESA auctions took home several awards at the CAR conference in Las Vegas. Here’s a recap:

Santander Consumer USA honored the top sites that go above and beyond for Santander in individual categories and regions, including ADESA Cincinnati/Dayton in the Midwest and ADESA Golden Gate on the West Coast.

Emkay revealed a list of its 2011 auction award winners that achieved or exceeded 100 percent on the company’s grading scale. Taking home the top honors for the second year in a row was ADESA Auction of the Year ADESA Dallas. Other Emkay award winners included:

ADESA Dallas: Ken Osborn, GM
ADESA Houston: Mark Lindenmuth, GM
ADESA Los Angeles: Chad Ruffin, GM
ADESA Golden Gate: Greg Beck, GM
ADESA Cleveland: Colleen Parks, GM
ADESA Atlanta: Ryan Edwards, GM

Avis Budget Group shared its 2011 Auction Performance Awards, which covered categories ranging from sales volume to highest residual value. ADESA Dallas also took home honors for the highest residual value.

LeasePlan USA announced its 2011 Auction Award winners. Taking home the Overall Top Sales Achievement Award was ADESA Golden Gate. According to LeasePlan USA, auctions earning these awards exceed customer expectations by delivering high-touch, premium services to maximize resale values.

Congratulations to the locations that were recognized.

ADESA’s Tim Finley, executive director of sales; Geoff Parker, ADESA Cincinnati-Dayton general manager; Greg Beck, ADESA Golden Gate general manager; and Tom Caruso, president and CEO, with their awards at the CAR conference in Las Vegas.