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Georgia’s Independent Dealers to Talk Change at GIADA 2018

Georgia’s Independent Dealers to Talk Change at GIADA 2018


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Summer time is convention time for the state chapters of the independent automobile dealers’ associations. That’s why I’m off to Georgia July 12–14 for the GIADA convention at the Hyatt Regency Savannah. The theme for the 2018 Convention and Board Meeting is “It’s About Time: Change. Challenge. Opportunity.” The keynote speaker will be Herman Cain,...
ADESA Raises $27K During 2018 NIADA/NABD Charity Auction

ADESA Raises $27K During 2018 NIADA/NABD Charity Auction


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We just wrapped up the first-ever NIADA/NABD mega-conference, and it couldn’t have been more of a success for ADESA and the other KAR Auction Services companies in attendance. ADESA and several other KAR companies occupied adjoined booth spaces so that visitors could appreciate the breadth of our brands, products and services. This year’s conference theme...
ADESA and KAR Gear Up for 2018 NIADA/NABD Mega-Conference in Orlando

ADESA and KAR Gear Up for 2018 NIADA/NABD Mega-Conference in Orlando


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One of the largest industry conventions for independent auto dealers is quickly approaching, and this year is shaping up to be the biggest one yet. From June 18-21, the National Independent Auto Dealers Association (NIADA) has merged with The National Alliance of Buy Here Pay Here Dealers (NABD) to present their Rewriting the Playbook 2018...
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...
Get Your Motor Runnin’: ADESA Boston Hosts Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run

Get Your Motor Runnin’: ADESA Boston Hosts Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run


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Cars and charity have always gone together at ADESA, and the annual Classic Car Show & Motorcycle Run at ADESA Boston is one of the longest-running, biggest charity events on our calendar. Since 2001, this annual event has raised more than $600,000 for numerous children’s charities. Now in its 18th year, the car show and...
World Auto Auctioneering Champions Take Over ADESA Chicago

World Auto Auctioneering Champions Take Over ADESA Chicago


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Auctioneering is an art. Auctioneers all feature their own unique style and rhythm in their craft. They add in filler words, questions and phrases during the auction chant—ranging from simple phrases to quick jokes to observations about the vehicle or auction block—to keep the audience excited and engaged, and to keep their own rapid pace....
Annual Corvettes & Classics Sale Revs Up ADESA Flint

Annual Corvettes & Classics Sale Revs Up ADESA Flint


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Hosted every year since the early 2000s, the annual Corvettes & Classics sale is one of the biggest highlights of the year for ADESA Flint. The auction has a close connection to General Motors and Chevrolet Corvettes, and this special sale has become an important chapter in their shared history. Last week, ADESA Flint celebrated...
Spring Charity Run Continues as ADESA Raises $8,600 at Digital Dealer 24

Spring Charity Run Continues as ADESA Raises $8,600 at Digital Dealer 24


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One of my favorite parts about working at ADESA is the sheer number of opportunities we have to give back. From food drives to fundraisers, helping others is a core foundation of our company. This spring I had the pleasure of hosting not one but two live charity auctions, at NADA Show 2018 and Digital...
ADESA to Host Educational Session, Charity Auction at Digital Dealer 24

ADESA to Host Educational Session, Charity Auction at Digital Dealer 24


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At Digital Dealer 24, held April 10–12 in Orlando, Florida, dealer principals, managers, marketing directors and more will convene to expand their knowledge, discover new technology to grow their dealership operations and find out how to build custom solutions from over 100 educational sessions led by industry leaders. Stop by ADESA Booth 301 for a...