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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...
ADESA’s Howard Bushman Recognized for Outstanding Service

ADESA’s Howard Bushman Recognized for Outstanding Service


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Can you think back in time to what you were doing 25 years ago, in January 1990? Howard Bushman had just been hired as the first corporate employee at ADESA, and was beginning what would be an illustrious career. Jim Hallett, CEO of KAR Auction Services, recently recognized Howard for his long career at ADESA...
Learn to Conquer Online Auctions from ADESA’s Doug Hadden at the NADA Convention

Learn to Conquer Online Auctions from ADESA’s Doug Hadden at the NADA Convention


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This is a guest post from Doug Hadden, Director of Dealer Training at ADESA. It’s hard to believe, but I still hear used car managers, GMs and owners tell me they refuse to buy vehicles from an online auction. If it was 1990, I could go with it. The reality is, it’s 2014 and those...
ADESA Performs 25 Good Deeds Across North America

ADESA Performs 25 Good Deeds Across North America


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We previously told you about our 25 Good Deeds program and our plan to give back to communities throughout North America. As the program comes to a close, I’m very proud to share that ADESA employees responded with unbelievable enthusiasm and energy. It is wonderful to see the many ways our employees are reaching out...
Leaders Gather at 2014 Women of Remarketing Event to Discuss Industry Trends

Leaders Gather at 2014 Women of Remarketing Event to Discuss Industry Trends


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For 12 years in a row, ADESA has hosted the only networking and professional development event exclusively for women in the industry. This year was no exception as women from ADESA and several other industry organizations gathered in Austin, Texas, for two days of educational sessions and team building. This year’s Women of Remarketing (WOR)...
ADESA Celebrates 25 Years With 25 Good Deeds

ADESA Celebrates 25 Years With 25 Good Deeds


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Achieving 25 years in business is an incredible milestone. In the last two and a half decades, ADESA has grown across North America. Along the way, our employees have never lost their focus on always giving back to their local communities. To mark ADESA’s 25th anniversary we are celebrating in a unique way: by doing...
ADESA Indianapolis Gives Back to Help Support JDRF

ADESA Indianapolis Gives Back to Help Support JDRF


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As we’ve seen several times on Overdrive, ADESA is a major supporter of JDRF. We also recently shared that our own Dave Emerson, general manager of ADESA Indianapolis, was selected to serve as the corporate chair of the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes in Indianapolis. Thanks to Dave’s efforts and the support of thousands of...
ADESA Lexington Celebrates 2014 Chase Cup Recognition

ADESA Lexington Celebrates 2014 Chase Cup Recognition


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To earn the Chase Cup for Auction Excellence, it takes all aspects of the auction working together all year long. And that’s what the team at ADESA Lexington did to earn this year’s honor. In addition to regional honors, ADESA Lexington was named the winner of the Best National Auction Performance at the 16th annual...
ADESA Boston general manager raises $4,000 to support the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

ADESA Boston general manager raises $4,000 to support the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge


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This summer, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenged swept the Internet and social media by storm. One of the most successful non-profit fundraising campaigns in history, the challenge raised more than $100 million on behalf of the ALS Association (ALSA). With celebrities, politicians, CEOs and individuals of all ages taking part in this global fundraising event,...