An Exclusive Event Focused on Canadian Automotive Retail
The DSES Canadian Breakout is designed to address the unique challenges and opportunities that exist in Canadian automotive today. We’ve assembled a lineup built to help you sell and service more cars.
All of the presenters and panelists are Canadian.They understand your market because they live in your market.
The insights you discover can be applied in your dealership today.
Founder/President at Whitespark
Back by popular demand, Canadian Darren Shaw has analyzed the Google My Business listings for every auto dealer in Canada, and the results are shocking. Most dealers are not taking advantage of the incredible new features and opportunities on Google. This is actually good news for you though, because he will show you exactly what you need to be doing to gain an advantage over your competition while they’re asleep at the wheel.
8:00 - 8:40
Fuel up and get ready for the day’s session. With the learning that’s ahead, you’re going to need the energy.
8:40 - 9:00
Welcome: Jay Radke
Jay will kick off the conference and set the stage for the day’s learning
9:00 - 9:35
How One Dealer Used a BDC to Solve a CX Problem
Can a BDC solve all your problems? Of course not, but Clark Hamilton will share a case study on some of the results he has seen once he implemented one.
9:00 - 9:35
Elevator Pitch | Retail Resilient
9:35 - 9:45
Take a breath, enjoy some snacks, and prepare for round two.
9:50 - 10:35
Panel: Who is Running Your Dealership? An OEM Discussion
10:40 - 11:10
Level Up Your Website With conversion Rate Optimization
Carrie Oliva, Swift Digital
Learn about the power of Conversion Rate Optimization and walk away with practical tools and strategies designed to create high-performance digital experiences.
11:15 - 11:55
Keynote: New Google My Business Features You Need to Use Before Your Competition Does
Darren Shaw, Whitespark
We brought Darren back to present data and insights specifically for the Canadian market. Discover the latest in Canadian search trends and understand what you can do today to own your market.
Wrap Up: Jay Radke
Jay will give some final thoughts on the session.