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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 Sales and Service Top Performers Honored

ADESA Sales and Service Top Performers Honored


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ADESA recently honored their top performers for dealer sales and online sales at the recent Dealer Sales and Services meeting. I was excited to announce our winners and present the awards. I’m proud to work with such outstanding professionals and glad to have the opportunity to recognize their achievements. Our dealer sales and online sales...
Inaugural Sales Conference Harnesses the Power of KAR Group of Companies

Inaugural Sales Conference Harnesses the Power of KAR Group of Companies


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Recently, more than 400 members of the KAR sales teams—including ADESA, AFC, IAA and subsidiaries—met in Indianapolis for the inaugural KAR sales conference. Members from all business units were invited to network with their peers and learn more about the different KAR companies. Presentations by leaders of KAR companies were well received and informative. John...
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...
Greg Noonan’s Successful LOYALT Ride Benefits Canine Companions for Independence

Greg Noonan’s Successful LOYALT Ride Benefits Canine Companions for Independence


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When we auctioned off a motorcycle at the National Automotive Dealers Association (NADA) convention in January, we had no idea this one event would have such tremendous fundraising results for the benefitting organization, Canine Companions for Independence’s Wounded Veterans Initiative. Greg Noonan, director of Insight Media Enterprises, made the winning bid—$20,000 for a 2012 Harley-Davidson Heritage—and Greg’s...
Ford of Canada Reveals 2014 Auction Quality Award Winners

Ford of Canada Reveals 2014 Auction Quality Award Winners


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Ford Motor Co. of Canada recently announced winners of two of its prestigious awards: the 2014 Auction Quality Award and the 2014 Reconditioning Excellence Award. ADESA Canada auctions were once again recognized for superior service and excellent quality, and I couldn’t be prouder of the teams at these award-winning auctions. Congratulations our 2014 Auction Quality...
Video: Feel the Excitement at the ADESA NADA 2015 Charity Auction

Video: Feel the Excitement at the ADESA NADA 2015 Charity Auction


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This year’s NADA Convention in San Francisco was an action-packed few days for our team, with the live Harley-Davidson charity auction in the ADESA booth easily standing out as the event’s most memorable moment. In just a few minutes, $40,000 was raised on behalf of the NADA Foundation thanks to Greg Noonan’s winning bid and Joe Verde’s...
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...