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ADESA Partners with EMKAY and Ford Global Action Team to Support JDRF in 2018

ADESA Partners with EMKAY and Ford Global Action Team to Support JDRF in 2018


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ADESA has been supporting type 1 diabetes (T1D) research since 2011. Through partnerships with both EMKAY and Ford Global Action Team, we have donated more than $1.5 million during that time. All of the money raised has gone to support JDRF—the largest charitable supporter of type 1 diabetes research, whose mission is to discover, develop...
Annual Charity Auction at ADESA Phoenix Raises $23,500 for JDRF

Annual Charity Auction at ADESA Phoenix Raises $23,500 for JDRF


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I recently had the pleasure of attending Legendary Sales Week at ADESA Phoenix. It was an outstanding event, and I enjoyed the chance to visit with numerous customers and employees at ADESA Phoenix. We also welcomed many special guests throughout the week to Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale,  the classic car auction being held nearby at the same...
ADESA Boston Hosts Successful 2018 Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run

ADESA Boston Hosts Successful 2018 Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run


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Last weekend, ADESA Boston hosted another successful—and fun—Classic Car Show and Motorcycle Run. The 2018 edition of this event raised nearly $26,000 for JDRF, a global organization focused on funding research to find a cure for type 1 diabetes. Thirty bikes took part in the 30-mile-long, police-escorted motorcycle run. Spectators and car enthusiasts came to...
Best wishes to friend and colleague Linda Silverstein at Ford

Best wishes to friend and colleague Linda Silverstein at Ford


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After more than 35 years of dedicated service to our industry, Linda Silverstein will retire from Ford Motor Company at the end of this month. I first met Linda over 20 years ago when she was running the auto remarketing services division for Ford. We immediately hit it off. She grew up in the town...
ADESA Boston Holds 17th Annual Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run

ADESA Boston Holds 17th Annual Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run


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Beautiful weather set the stage for ADESA Boston’s 17th annual Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run earlier this month. More than 50 classic cars and motorcycles were entered in the show, and a 30-mile motorcycle run took 40 riders through several scenic Massachusetts towns — complete with a police escort of nine bikes and an...
KAR Auction Services hosts charity auction at the 2014 NIADA Convention and Expo

KAR Auction Services hosts charity auction at the 2014 NIADA Convention and Expo


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This year at the 2014 National Independent Automotive Dealers Association (NIADA) Convention and Expo, we will be raising money for a great cause—one that helps both dealers and college-bound students. KAR Auction Services and our group of companies—ADESA, AFC and Insurance Auto Auctions—will be hosting a charity auction of an alpine white 2011 BMW 328XI...
ADESA Boston’s 14th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run benefits JDRF

ADESA Boston’s 14th Annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run benefits JDRF


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For the 14th year, ADESA Boston recently hosted their annual Classic Car and Motorcycle Run for a great cause. Nearly 150 motorcycles and 40 vintage vehicles took to the road to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, which receives the proceeds of this yearly event. The “run” included a 30-mile police escorted ride through several Massachusetts...
2014 World Automobile Auctioneers Championship hosted at ADESA Boston

2014 World Automobile Auctioneers Championship hosted at ADESA Boston


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Last week, more than 4,000 cars and 16 lanes greeted competitors, attendees and judges as they entered ADESA Boston for the 2014 World Automobile Auctioneers Championship (WAAC). The event was webcast live from ADESA Boston on niada.tv. Each year, the world’s best auto auctioneers, ring people and teams gather from around the globe to compete...
VIDEO: Happy holidays from ADESA

VIDEO: Happy holidays from ADESA


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Looking back on the past year, we are thankful for what 2013 had in store for us at ADESA. From industry achievements and technological improvements to making an impact on local communities and the relationships we built with customers and employees, 2013 was great year. As we celebrate this holiday season with our friends and...