CDK's purchase of Auto/Mate may create a major disruption in the dealer management system (DMS) industry. Here is our take. DOWNLOAD
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I have been in the automotive business for 25 years, and have watched people go in and out of business in seemingly no time. I also, have seen innovators make a ton of money in a realtively short time. So my question to everyone in Driving Sales land is this:
Given the landscape of the automotive software business, what are you doing to be different? What steps are you taking to break the traditional CRM, DMS, IMS, Website mold?
I have always been a believer in non-traditional marketing and thinking differently. What are each of you doing to break the mold?