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ADESA Lexington employee goes above and beyond to serve his community

ADESA Lexington employee goes above and beyond to serve his community


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While most of us are heading home after work, Jim Hughes, ADESA Lexington transportation team member, is preparing for another busy evening. Jim makes his usual stops at local bakeries, restaurants and grocery stores to collect food items to deliver to area soup kitchens, group homes and homeless shelters. He also picks up donated items...
2010 Malibu LTZ auction benefits NIADA Foundation at the 2013 NIADA Convention

2010 Malibu LTZ auction benefits NIADA Foundation at the 2013 NIADA Convention


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It is a privilege to be able to support our local and national communities whenever we can, especially those that assist dealers. It’s even more of an honor when we find ways to give back through our passion for cars and auto auctions. At this year’s 2013 National Independent Auto Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention and...
ADESA Indianapolis supports Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation with annual car show

ADESA Indianapolis supports Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation with annual car show


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Partnering our passions for giving back and cars, motorcycles and anything with wheels is an enjoyable experience for ADESA auction locations all over North America. These experiences are not only opportunities to support local and national causes, but also chances for employees, customers and members of the community to come together in good spirits. Another...
Team KAR takes on Tour de Cure

Team KAR takes on Tour de Cure


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In my role at ADESA, I get to hear a lot of great stories. We have 67 auction locations throughout North America, and rarely does a week go by when I don’t hear about one of our auctions hosting a fundraiser or giving back to their local community. I never imagined I would be celebrating...
ADESA Boston’s 13th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run

ADESA Boston’s 13th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run


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At ADESA Boston last week, more than 80 motorcycles and 60 classic cars rode 30 miles through the local Massachusetts towns of Framingham, Weston, Waltham and Newton in a very special run– The 13th annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run benefiting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation. I am fortunate to be able to participate in numerous...
VIDEO: Born to be Wild at the ADESA Boston Classic Car & Motorcycle Run

VIDEO: Born to be Wild at the ADESA Boston Classic Car & Motorcycle Run


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Last weekend’s 12th Annual ADESA Boston Classic Car & Motorcycle Run was a huge success. With the help of ADESA employees, customers, city officials and the local community, we were able to raise $30,000 to help support Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization. This year’s event also featured nearly 200 classic...
Celebrating the 12th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run at ADESA Boston

Celebrating the 12th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run at ADESA Boston


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I distinctly remember a particular chat I had with Jack Neshe, ADESA Boston’s general manager, back in 2001. He was discussing his love of motorcycles. I was sharing my passion for classic cars. During that conversation, we decided to combine our two hobbies and create an event at ADESA Boston designed to showcase amazing vehicles while...
Help ADESA and General Motors Sponsored Auctions end hunger

Help ADESA and General Motors Sponsored Auctions end hunger


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When General Motors Chairman and CEO Dan Akerson announced that this week would be recognized as the “Team GM Week of Caring” in the United States, the great team at GM Sponsored Auctions looked to the remarking community to help support the initiative and join in the spirit of giving back. As a result, I’m...