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ADESA Completes Purchase of Brasher’s Auto Auctions

ADESA Completes Purchase of Brasher’s Auto Auctions


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With our purchase of Brasher’s Auto Auctions now complete, I would like to offer my warmest welcome to this addition to the ADESA company. Brasher’s is a leader among independent auctions, with a strong mix of commercial and dealer consignment customers. Along with increasing ADESA’s footprint with eight auctions in three new states, the addition of...
Warren Clauss Named NAAA Vice President

Warren Clauss Named NAAA Vice President


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We are excited that Warren Clauss, general manager of ADESA Buffalo, was recently elected vice president of the National Auto Auction Association (NAAA) for the 2015-2016 term. NAAA represents more than 300 member auctions and 100 associate members in North America. Warren is a familiar face to NAAA members. He’s previously served as director for...
ADESA Tampa Receives 2015 Auto Auction of the Year Award

ADESA Tampa Receives 2015 Auto Auction of the Year Award


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I am pleased to congratulate ADESA Tampa on being named 2015 Auto Auction of the Year by the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA). The NIADA is one of the nation’s largest trade associations and represents more than 38,000 licensed used car dealers in the motor vehicle industry. The award is given annually to the...
ADESA Partners with Ford Global Action Team to Support JDRF

ADESA Partners with Ford Global Action Team to Support JDRF


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ADESA and Ford are both longtime supporters of JDRF, the leading funder of type 1 diabetes research. ADESA joined the Ford Global Action Team in 2012 and has been partnering with Ford in numerous fundraising efforts ever since. We are enormously proud of this partnership and the funds we’ve been able to raise working together...
KAR Auction Services Expands Globally With UK Acquisition

KAR Auction Services Expands Globally With UK Acquisition


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We’re continually looking for new opportunities to grow our business and innovative ways to serve both new and existing customers. I’m pleased to announce the acquisition of HBC Vehicle Services, located in Canvey Island, England. HBC Vehicle Services specializes in salvage vehicle auctions and related services. They have more than 50 years of experience with...
General Motors Recognizes ADESA Minneapolis for Quality and Experience

General Motors Recognizes ADESA Minneapolis for Quality and Experience


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It is always an honor to receive an award from one of our customers, but even more so when it recognizes the hard work and dedication of an entire auction team. Recently the auction team at ADESA Minneapolis was named by General Motors as the 2014 Auction of the Year award. This annual award from...
Coming Soon to the Windy City: ADESA Chicago

Coming Soon to the Windy City: ADESA Chicago


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ADESA is coming to the Windy City. We’re excited to announce the development of a new whole car auction facility. Named ADESA Chicago, the site will give us a strong local presence in the nation’s third largest metropolitan area. Identifying opportunities for strategic growth is always a priority. The investment in an ADESA auction facility...
ADESA Grows with DataScan and Pittsburgh Auto Auction Acquisitions

ADESA Grows with DataScan and Pittsburgh Auto Auction Acquisitions


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ADESA is committed to making investments to benefit our customers and our industry. Following that commitment, we’ve recently made two acquisitions. Our subsidiary, AutoVIN, has signed an agreement to acquire the vehicle inspection business from DataScan Field Services. This will allow us to provide faster service and higher quality data. Accurate and timely field inspections...
Keith Crerar Named Vice President of Dealer Services Division

Keith Crerar Named Vice President of Dealer Services Division


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We are pleased to announce that Keith Crerar will now head the dealer services division of ADESA. Keith has an impressive track record in sales management and will lead the team to new heights. We are committed to investing in the people and resources necessary to best support our customers, which includes having the right...