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Manheim Launches Industry-First Intelligent Search on OVE

Manheim Launches Industry-First Intelligent Search on OVE

Personalized search offers dealers greater speed, more relevant results and accuracy ATLANTA – Dealers looking for better online search resul…

New Mobile App Maestro Enhances Digital Retail Experience for Customers

New Mobile App Maestro Enhances Digital Retail Experience for Customers

Maestro reduces time to buy and streamlines purchase process   DEARBORN, Mich. – March. 21, 2018 – Responding to a new generati…

Dealertrack Announces Latest eMenu and Aftermarket Network Addition in Zurich North America

Dealertrack Announces Latest eMenu and Aftermarket Network Addition in Zurich North America

Creates Digital Efficiencies for Dealers and Better Experiences for Consumers New Hyde Park, NY, March 20, 2018 – Dealertrack, a Cox Automo…

Cameron Darby Joins DrivingSales as President & COO

Cameron Darby Joins DrivingSales as President & COO

DrivingSales continues to scale growth of its Human Capital Management platform as a natural extension of its industry-leading role in maximizing the value…

vAuto Provision Offers Enterprise-Level Inventory Insights For Dealer Groups

vAuto Provision Offers Enterprise-Level Inventory Insights For Dealer Groups

All-New Enterprise Module Debuts at NADA 2018, Drives Efficiency Across Rooftops   OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL (March 19, 2018) – vAuto is h…

Jim O'Sullivan Joins LotLinx Board of Directors

Jim O'Sullivan Joins LotLinx Board of Directors

 CHICAGO, March 20, 2018 -- LotLinx, the industry’s #1 Automotive artificial intelligence (AI) announced today that Jim O’Sulliv…

NextGear Capital Simplifies Purchasing Experience for Dealers through Rapid Pay Feature

NextGear Capital Simplifies Purchasing Experience for Dealers through Rapid Pay Feature

Account Portal adds feature to handle non-auction purchases and financing CARMEL, IN (March 19, 2018) –  To streamline and speed up fund…

Manheim Mobile App Offers Dealers Self‑Service Way to List and Sell Inventory

Manheim Mobile App Offers Dealers Self‑Service Way to List and Sell Inventory

Industry’s Only Wholesale Guaranteed First Bid Gets Dealers Paid in Two Business Days ATLANTA – Committed to giving dealers greate…

vAuto’s First-Ever Digital Assistant for Dealers Drives Efficiency and Advantage

vAuto’s First-Ever Digital Assistant for Dealers Drives Efficiency and Advantage

vAuto Digital Assistant adds Amazon Alexa skill; vAuto’s Nexi To Debut at NADA Next Month   OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL (March 12, 2018) &nd…

New Research Shows Automotive Dealers Net More Online Engagement with Optimized Photos

New Research Shows Automotive Dealers Net More Online Engagement with Optimized Photos

Photo Backgrounding Software Enables Dealers to Stand Out from the Crowd Exton, Pa., February 26, 2018 – Amid a tightening market with fierce…

Oracle Launches Marketing Program for Dealership Data

Oracle Launches Marketing Program for Dealership Data

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Data Cloud today launched an advanced data training and marketing program to help savv…

 Costco Auto Program Exceeds 520,000 Vehicles Sold in 2017 

 Costco Auto Program Exceeds 520,000 Vehicles Sold in 2017 

2017 Holiday Sales Event with General Motors up 50 percent compared to 2016  SAN DIEGO, Feb. 20, 2018 – Affinity Auto Program, which manages …

 Cars.com Announces the Acquisition of Dealer Inspire and Launch Digital Marketing 

 Cars.com Announces the Acquisition of Dealer Inspire and Launch Digital Marketing 

Integrates Powerful Suite of Digital Dealer Solutions to Leading Online Marketplace  Accelerates Cars.com’s Strategic Plan and Adds Significa…

Cars.com Acquires Dealer Inspire and Launch Digital Marketing (LDM)

Cars.com Acquires Dealer Inspire and Launch Digital Marketing (LDM)

On Wednesday, leading online automotive marketplace Cars.com announced a definitive agreement to acquire tech companies Dealer Inspire and Launch Digital M…

Prodigy Announces $5.4M Seed Funding to Market Full-Stack Automotive Retail Sales Solution

Prodigy Announces $5.4M Seed Funding to Market Full-Stack Automotive Retail Sales Solution

VCs Leading the Round Include 8VC, Battery Ventures, SV Angel and CrunchFund February 1, 2018 9:00AM PDT – San Francisco – Prodigy, an Alche…

Dominion Unveils New DMS

Dominion Unveils New DMS

Dominion Dealer Solutions Unveils State-of-the-Art Dealer Management System for Automotive Dealers NORFOLK, Va.  – Jan. 22, 2018 – Domi…

Autotrader to Undergo Dramatic Transformation

Autotrader to Undergo Dramatic Transformation

ATLANTA, January 29, 2018 – Autotrader, which became the first nationwide online car shopping site more than 20 years ago, will underg…

 Gee Leung Joins LotLinx as Chief Operating Officer

 Gee Leung Joins LotLinx as Chief Operating Officer

Leung Brings 20 Years of Digital Media and Technology Experience to Complement LotLinx’s Growing Executive Team CHICAGO, January 17, 201…

Spireon Demonstrates Mobility as a Service Capabilities with Kahu at CES 2018

Spireon Demonstrates Mobility as a Service Capabilities with Kahu at CES 2018

Spireon Demonstrates Mobility as a Service Capabilities with Kahu at CES 2018 “Drive On Demand” demo leverages SmartDeviceLink APIs for an …

International Nameplate Auto Sales Declined Slightly in 2017 

International Nameplate Auto Sales Declined Slightly in 2017 

Dealers Report December U.S. Sales Figures Alexandria, VA (January 4) – The American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) tod…

Press Release: LotLinx Announces Move to Bolster High-Conversion AMPs For Dealers

Press Release: LotLinx Announces Move to Bolster High-Conversion AMPs For Dealers

New Integration with CarNow Underscores the Value of Chat-Friendly VDPs CHICAGO, Dec. 20, 2017 -- LotLinx, the industry’s #1 Automotive AI, today …

International Nameplate Auto Sales Up in November 

International Nameplate Auto Sales Up in November 

Dealers Report Monthly U.S. Sales Figures Alexandria, VA (December 4) – The American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA)&nbs…

Carfax Integrates With CSB Shop Boss Pro

Carfax Integrates With CSB Shop Boss Pro

SAN DIEGO, Ca. (November 30, 2017) – CSB Technologies has expanded its relationship with Carfax to enhance its Shop Boss Pro automotive business mana…

Helpshift Study: Americans Love Chatbots—If They Get Them to Humans Faster

Helpshift Study: Americans Love Chatbots—If They Get Them to Humans Faster

Americans Don’t Want to Talk to Robots but Welcome Chatbots That Make the Customer Support Experience More Efficient SAN FRANCISCO—November …

New Data: 1/3 of Consumers Would Buy a Car Online

New Data: 1/3 of Consumers Would Buy a Car Online

What are Consumers Buying Online? New Survey Says: EVERYTHING! —‘State of Ecommerce in America’ Study Reveals the Latest Consumer Trends…

KELLEY BLUE BOOK NAMES 2018 BEST BUY AWARD WINNERS

KELLEY BLUE BOOK NAMES 2018 BEST BUY AWARD WINNERS

IRVINE, Calif., November 16, 2017 – After kicking the tires and running the numbers on 2018 model-year cars, trucks, minivans and SUVs, Kelley B…

New Study: Consumers Don't Trust Driverless Cars

New Study: Consumers Don't Trust Driverless Cars

Do Consumers Trust Driverless Cars? Absolutely Not! Self-driving cars are the future of motoring, or so the public are told on an almost daily basis. …

LotLinx Continues Growth By Adding a Pair of Seasoned Automotive Executives

LotLinx Continues Growth By Adding a Pair of Seasoned Automotive Executives

Company Expands Offices and Builds Momentum Toward Upcoming Canadian and Enterprise Rollout CHICAGO, November 14, 2017 -- LotLinx, the industry’s …

Xtime Integrates Vantiv Payments to Accelerate Service Checkout

Xtime Integrates Vantiv Payments to Accelerate Service Checkout

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (November 8, 2017) –Dealers can enhance the ownership experience by offering consumers quick online and in-lane payment opt…

Outsell CEO to Talk Best Practices at Auto Analytics and Attribution Summit

Outsell CEO to Talk Best Practices at Auto Analytics and Attribution Summit

Outsell also announces support for PCG Companies’ Google Analytics specifications. Minneapolis, Minn. – November 6, 2017 –&n…

NADA: International Brand Auto Sales Rose in October 

NADA: International Brand Auto Sales Rose in October 

Dealers Report Monthly U.S. Sales Figures Alexandria, VA (November 2) – The American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) tod…

Fastlane Chooses F&I Express to Incorporate VIN-Specific Service Contract

Fastlane Chooses F&I Express to Incorporate VIN-Specific Service Contract

PRESS RELEASE - Fastlane Chooses F&I Express to incorporate VIN-Specific Vehicle Service Contract and Aftermarket Pricing in its Dealer-focused Online …

Dealership Employment Continues Trend Toward Record 

Dealership Employment Continues Trend Toward Record 

TYSONS, Va. (Oct. 19, 2017) – Employment and payroll at U.S. new-car dealerships continued to rise through the first six months of 2017, according to…

George Nenni Joins Growing List of Influential Auto Veterans with T3 Consulting Group 

George Nenni Joins Growing List of Influential Auto Veterans with T3 Consulting Group 

Nenni will use his three decades of auto tech experience with Dealer Specialties and Dominion Dealer Solutions to enhance vendor and dealer operation…

Autotrader Celebrates 20th Anniversary as Online Car Shopping Pioneer

Autotrader Celebrates 20th Anniversary as Online Car Shopping Pioneer

ATLANTA, October 16, 2017 – Car shopping has come a long way over the last 20 years, from the days of fliers and circulars, to today’s connecte…

Auto Dealers Are Concerned NAFTA Demands Will Hurt Consumers 

Auto Dealers Are Concerned NAFTA Demands Will Hurt Consumers 

Altering Key Aspects of the Agreement Could Impact Prices Alexandria, VA (October 12) – The American International A…

Trucks Make Comeback as SUV Alternative for Families, According to New Analysis from Edmunds 

Trucks Make Comeback as SUV Alternative for Families, According to New Analysis from Edmunds 

Despite rising price tags, large trucks on pace to become second-best selling vehicle segment of 2017               &nbs…

BREAKING NEWS - PRESS RELEASE

BREAKING NEWS - PRESS RELEASE

According to a press release from J.D. Power today, Finbarr O’Neill, Chief Executive Officer and President at J.D. Power, has informed the company&rs…

Meet Fastlane at DSES 2017 and Learn How It's Changing the Car-Buying Experience

Meet Fastlane at DSES 2017 and Learn How It's Changing the Car-Buying Experience

Fastlane, the Dallas-based startup e-commerce platform for automotive dealers, will be exhibiting at the DrivingSales Executive Summit, Octob…

Spireon Donates $100,000 to NIADA Foundation’s Disaster Relief Fund

Spireon Donates $100,000 to NIADA Foundation’s Disaster Relief Fund

NIADA National Corporate Partner Makes Major Financial Commitment to Assist the Dealer Community Affected by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Oct. 10, 2017&md…

Driving Sustainability: GM’s Collaboration to Use Natural Rubber Tires an Industry-First Topic

Driving Sustainability: GM’s Collaboration to Use Natural Rubber Tires an Industry-First Topic

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 – A General Motors partnership with suppliers to use sustainably sourced natural rubber tires is transforming the lands…

FastLane Chooses Market Scan as Data Partner for Dealer-Focused Online Car-Buying Platform

FastLane Chooses Market Scan as Data Partner for Dealer-Focused Online Car-Buying Platform

Fastlane, the recently launched e-commerce platform for car dealers, has chosen Market Scan as their financial data supplier. Fastlane offers dealers an Am…

LotLinx Announces Upcoming Canadian Product Expansion

LotLinx Announces Upcoming Canadian Product Expansion

VIN-View Optimizer Brings New Level of Transparency to Dealers in Key Markets CHICAGO, October 05, 2017 -- LotLinx, the industry’s #1 Automotive A…

U.S. Auto Sales on the Rise for First Time in 2017 

U.S. Auto Sales on the Rise for First Time in 2017 

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  October 4…

MUSA Becomes First to Offer Automated Decisioning

MUSA Becomes First to Offer Automated Decisioning

MUSA Auto Finance becomes first non-captive automotive leasing company to offer automated decisioning MUSA also adds pre-populated, automated documents …

Fastlane Ready to Meet Dealer Needs in Hurricane Aftermath

Fastlane Ready to Meet Dealer Needs in Hurricane Aftermath

Fastlane e-commerce platform gets car dealers up and running online fast to meet the need for new cars in sta…

Automotive Video Association Announces Finalists for AVA Awards

Automotive Video Association Announces Finalists for AVA Awards

Performance is the Theme for 2017 with 12 Vehicles Making the List LOS ANGELES (September 21, 2017) – The Automotive Video Association (AVA),…

Cars.com Appoints Darren Haygood as Senior Vice President of Commercial Strategy

Cars.com Appoints Darren Haygood as Senior Vice President of Commercial Strategy

Cars.com Appoints Darren Haygood as Senior Vice President of Commercial Strategy CHICAGO, September 21, 2017 – Cars.com (NYSE:…

Report: 80% of Auto Consumers Research Online Before Visiting Dealer in Person

Report: 80% of Auto Consumers Research Online Before Visiting Dealer in Person

DENVER (September 19, 2017) – Adtaxi, a leading digital marketing agency, today released an in-depth report on the state of automotive …

LotLinx Adds Another Auto Industry Veteran to the Team

LotLinx Adds Another Auto Industry Veteran to the Team

John Gottschalk Named Senior Vice President of Client Relationships CHICAGO, September 18, 2017 -- LotLinx, the leading VIN specific digital marketing s…

Loan Portfolio Servicing Scales Rideshare Portfolio Servicing Program

Loan Portfolio Servicing Scales Rideshare Portfolio Servicing Program

  This latest expansion makes LPS one of the biggest rideshare servicers in the country, with experience servicing three of the largest rideshare p…

Lead Battery Technology Still Delivers a Hybrid Punch

Lead Battery Technology Still Delivers a Hybrid Punch

  12 September 2017, Novi, MI : More evidence that lead battery technolo…

Study Shows How Generational Differences & Showroom Layout Influence Buyers

Study Shows How Generational Differences & Showroom Layout Influence Buyers

September 11, 2017 - Touring the showroom in an automobile dealership is one of the most important parts of the car-buying process. The ability to eng…

Used-Car Prices Reach New Record High, According to Edmunds

Used-Car Prices Reach New Record High, According to Edmunds

Changing supply and demand leave consumers to navigate a narrowing price gap between newer and older used vehicles      &nbsp…

PartCycle.com to Present as E-Commerce Technology Leader at Int'l Auto Parts Recycling Roundtable

PartCycle.com to Present as E-Commerce Technology Leader at Int'l Auto Parts Recycling Roundtable

PartCycle tapped as North American representative for industry-leading recycled auto parts Marketplace, innovative software development, and marketing effo…

Harvey Takes a Bite Out of August Auto Sales 

Harvey Takes a Bite Out of August Auto Sales 

Alexandria, VA (September 5) – The American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) today released August sales figures for th…

Dealer Tire Partners Up with Southeast Toyota

Dealer Tire Partners Up with Southeast Toyota

CLEVELAND, OH—August 31, 2017— Dealer Tire LLC and Southeast Toyota Distributors have entered into an agreement to work together to develop an …

DealerSocket Announces the Hire of New President and CEO

DealerSocket Announces the Hire of New President and CEO

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Aug. 29, 2017 — DealerSocket, the leading provider of technology platforms for the automotive industry, announced today th…

DealerSocket Approved for Mazda Digital Certified Program

DealerSocket Approved for Mazda Digital Certified Program

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif., Aug. 25, 2017 — DealerSocket today announced the company has been approved as a certified digital vendor under the Ma…

Podium Establishes Leadership in Automotive with New Partnerships and Hiring of Industry Veteran

Podium Establishes Leadership in Automotive with New Partnerships and Hiring of Industry Veteran

Integrations with DealerSocket, DealerVault and CDK boost dealerships’ customer engagement Matt Murray appointed SVP of Strategic Accounts, leveragin…

Sears Celebrates the Opening of Two Diehard® Auto Centers in Detroit Area

Sears Celebrates the Opening of Two Diehard® Auto Centers in Detroit Area

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the DieHard brand, Sears is opening two new D…

MUSA Auto Finance Launches Portal for First-of-its-Kind Automated Leasing

MUSA Auto Finance Launches Portal for First-of-its-Kind Automated Leasing

DALLAS, Texas, Aug. 11, 2017 – MUSA Auto Finance, an auto finance company specializing in new and pre-owned vehicle leasing, announced today the laun…

Auto Sales Continue to Stumble in July  | International Nameplate Dealers Report Monthly Figures

Auto Sales Continue to Stumble in July  | International Nameplate Dealers Report Monthly Figures

Alexandria, VA (August 2) – The American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) today released July's sales figures for the in…

Drive Motors Raises $5.2 Million, Expands Online Checkout for Automotive Dealerships

Drive Motors Raises $5.2 Million, Expands Online Checkout for Automotive Dealerships

SAN FRANCISCO (August 2, 2017) -- Drive Motors, which builds ecommerce solutions for the largest car dealerships in the country, officially annou…

Dominion Launches My Payment for Dealers Powered by DriveItNow

Dominion Launches My Payment for Dealers Powered by DriveItNow

Norfolk, VA – Dominion Dealer Solutions, provider of industry-leading automotive responsive websites and equity mining tools, has introduced My Paymen…

Automotive News - Customer Scout Highest Rated SEO DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award

Automotive News - Customer Scout Highest Rated SEO DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award

Ranked #1 in Dealer Satisfaction, Customer Scout SEO WINS award in Automotive Search Engine Optimization. Award winning Dealer digital marketing services. …

U.S. Dealership Buy/Sells Hit Record Highs in 2015: New Entrants Drive 29% of Sales, according to The Blue Sky Report™ released by Kerrigan Advisors

U.S. Dealership Buy/Sells Hit Record Highs in 2015: New Entrants Drive 29% of Sales, according to The Blue Sky Report™ released by Kerrigan Advisors

Dealership valuations skyrocket; Van Tuyl, Berkshire Hathaway acquisitions have major impact; new entrants outpace publics by over 4 to 1     Irvine, …

Auto/Mate's Mike Esposito and Dave Druzynski to Present Workplace-Focused Workshops at NADA 2016

Auto/Mate's Mike Esposito and Dave Druzynski to Present Workplace-Focused Workshops at NADA 2016

Albany, N.Y. – March 7th, 2016 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that two of its senior executives will be presenting workshops at the 201…

Pearl Technology’s ShowroomXpress Adds In-Store “Genius Stations” to Express Retail platform

Pearl Technology’s ShowroomXpress Adds In-Store “Genius Stations” to Express Retail platform

"Genius Stations” Allow Dealerships to Transform Traditional Showrooms With Seamless “Online to Showroom” Consumer Shopping Experience Dallas, TX…

Freedom Dodge Creates $40,000 per Month in Untapped Service Revenue With Confident Financial Solutions’ Auto Repair Financing

Freedom Dodge Creates $40,000 per Month in Untapped Service Revenue With Confident Financial Solutions’ Auto Repair Financing

Dealership Can Now Provide On-The-Spot Automotive Repair Financing to Customers in Need Boulder, CO – March 7, 2016 — Confident Financial Solutions,…

Vehicle Reconditioning Processes Should Run Like a Factory

Vehicle Reconditioning Processes Should Run Like a Factory

Consider these points: Vehicle tracking via spreadsheet or whiteboard, while an improvement over sticky notes, is neither transportable nor shareable. I…

Dealers Seeing Huge Spike in Inbound Calls, But Less Than 40% Confident They Manage Calls Effectively

Dealers Seeing Huge Spike in Inbound Calls, But Less Than 40% Confident They Manage Calls Effectively

CallSource survey shows that over 1/3 of dealers believe they lose 1 in 5 sales calls to a competitor   Westlake Village, CA – March 1, 2016 – A new…

At Innovative Dealer Summit, Spiffit Founder Sean Ugrin Urges Dealers to Recapture OEM, Vendor Incentive Dollars They're 'Leaving on the Table'

At Innovative Dealer Summit, Spiffit Founder Sean Ugrin Urges Dealers to Recapture OEM, Vendor Incentive Dollars They're 'Leaving on the Table'

LOUISVILLE, Colo., Feb. 29, 2016  -No dealer today can tolerate lost margin, yet dealers' difficulty in managing and using OEM and vendor incentive funds …

Auto/Mate Receives "Top Rated" DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award, Four Years in a Row

Auto/Mate Receives "Top Rated" DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award, Four Years in a Row

Albany, N.Y. – February 29th, 2016 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today it has received a "Top Rated" Dealership Management System (DMS) awar…

CreditMiner Announces Former Equifax Exec Garth Cappy Heads North American Credit Services

CreditMiner Announces Former Equifax Exec Garth Cappy Heads North American Credit Services

Downers Grove, IL, February 24,  2016 — CreditMiner™, the auto industry’s only real-time solution provider that pre-qualifies and pre-screens automo…

2015 DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award Recipients Announced

2015 DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award Recipients Announced

Awards recognize dealer satisfaction with products/services in 13 categories Sandy, UT – February 23, 2016 – Today DrivingSales announced the seventh …

Flick Fusion Welcomes Gina Reuscher as Director of Marketing

Flick Fusion Welcomes Gina Reuscher as Director of Marketing

Urbandale, IA--February 22nd, 2016--Flick Fusion Video Marketing (www.flickfusion.com) announced today that Gina Reuscher has joined its team as Director o…

Erik Nachbahr to Present "Five Technology Musts to Drive Sales and Service Revenue" at NADA

Erik Nachbahr to Present "Five Technology Musts to Drive Sales and Service Revenue" at NADA

Timonium, MD – February 22nd, 2016-- Helion Automotive Techologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions to auto dealerships, ann…

Mike Esposito Honored with a Third Age Achievement Award for Contributions to the Capital Region of New York

Mike Esposito Honored with a Third Age Achievement Award for Contributions to the Capital Region of New York

Albany, N.Y. – February 22nd, 2016 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that its president and CEO, Mike Esposito, has been named as a recipi…

Moore & Scarry Advertising Partners with CreditMiner

Moore & Scarry Advertising Partners with CreditMiner

DOWNERS GROVE, III. February 16, 2016 — CreditMiner, the auto industry’s only real-time solution provider that pre-qualifies and pre-screens automot…

OSHA-Approved “Baseball Mitt” Safety Gloves Slow Productivity, Compliance Expert Says

OSHA-Approved “Baseball Mitt” Safety Gloves Slow Productivity, Compliance Expert Says

Automotive Compliance Consultants’ president and CEO Terry Dortch cautioned service and detail technicians to choose the right safety gloves to wear when…

Pearl Technology utilizes Experian® Technology to Launch ShowroomXpress for Automotive Dealerships

Pearl Technology utilizes Experian® Technology to Launch ShowroomXpress for Automotive Dealerships

"Clicks-to-bricks" Express Retail Platform Allows Shoppers to Buy Online or In-Store in a Fraction of the Normal Time DALLAS, TX, FEBRUARY 15, 2016 -- Pe…

Allen Turner Hyundai Wins DealerRater 2016 Dealer of the Year Award

Allen Turner Hyundai Wins DealerRater 2016 Dealer of the Year Award

Allen Turner Hyundai Wins DealerRater 2016 Dealer of the Year Award Accolades awarded to top-rated dealerships nationwide based on online customer satisfa…

Vast® Closes $14 Million Investment from Capital One Growth Ventures

Vast® Closes $14 Million Investment from Capital One Growth Ventures

Austin, TX - February 09, 2016 -Vast, the data-as-a-service platform for autos and real estate, today announced a $14 million investment from Capital One G…

AutoLoop Teams Up with 700Credit to Present Paramount Prescreening Solutions for Auto Dealers

AutoLoop Teams Up with 700Credit to Present Paramount Prescreening Solutions for Auto Dealers

CLEARWATER, FL – FEBRUARY 8, 2016–AutoLoop, LLC, a leading provider of auto industry marketing and customer relationship management solutions, announc…

Auto Dealers Spend Too Much on Multiple Marketing Companies AutoLoop Finds

Auto Dealers Spend Too Much on Multiple Marketing Companies AutoLoop Finds

CLEARWATER, FL – FEBRUARY 2, 2016 -- A majority of auto dealers are spending their marketing budgets inefficiently, according to AutoLoop, LLC. The le…

Auto Industry Viral Marketing Innovator Vboost Quickly Expands into New Offices

Auto Industry Viral Marketing Innovator Vboost Quickly Expands into New Offices

Huntington Beach, CA – February 2, 2016 -- Vboost Inc., (www.vboost.com), a viral marketing company focused on the auto industry, today announced that…

Flick Fusion and Automark Solutions Announce Integration of Video Marketing and Website Conversion Tools for Auto Dealers

Flick Fusion and Automark Solutions Announce Integration of Video Marketing and Website Conversion Tools for Auto Dealers

Urbandale, IA--February 1st, 2016--Flick Fusion Video Marketing today announced the integration of its award-winning Timeline Marketing tool with the suit…

Auto/Mate Announces Integration with Scan123, Saving Auto Dealers Money While Improving Productivity

Auto/Mate Announces Integration with Scan123, Saving Auto Dealers Money While Improving Productivity

Albany, N.Y. – February 1st, 2016 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems today announced the integration of its dealership management system (DMS) with Scan1…

Recall Masters Becomes One Stop Shop for Auto Dealer Recall Communication Services

Recall Masters Becomes One Stop Shop for Auto Dealer Recall Communication Services

San Francisco, CA – January 26, 2016 – Recall Masters, Inc., a leading provider of automotive recall data, services and communications, today announc…

Steve Linehan and John Noone Join SpringboardAuto.com Board of Directors

Steve Linehan and John Noone Join SpringboardAuto.com Board of Directors

 Former executive vice president and treasurer of Capital One Financial Corporation and former president of Ford Motor Credit Company named to board of ne…

Confident Financial Solutions Launches Resource Portal To Help Boost Auto Service Centers Revenue with Auto Repair Financing

Confident Financial Solutions Launches Resource Portal To Help Boost Auto Service Centers Revenue with Auto Repair Financing

Boulder, CO – January 25, 2016-- Confident Financial Solutions, (CFS) a consumer finance company that offers auto repair financing to service centers and…

.Cars / .Car / .Auto Domains Globally Launch into General Availability

.Cars / .Car / .Auto Domains Globally Launch into General Availability

Santa Monica, CA -- January 20, 2016 – Cars Registry, a joint venture between XYZ and Uniregistry, today announced public availability of its domains end…

Helion Introduces Cisco® Unified Communications Platform for Auto Dealers, Improving Customer Experience and Phone Processes

Helion Introduces Cisco® Unified Communications Platform for Auto Dealers, Improving Customer Experience and Phone Processes

Timonium, MD – January 18th, 2016-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions, is now offering the Cisc…

3+ Hour Vehicle Transaction Times Still the Norm, But Vendor Cooperation Could Help Says Auto Dealer Survey

3+ Hour Vehicle Transaction Times Still the Norm, But Vendor Cooperation Could Help Says Auto Dealer Survey

40% of dealers report start-to-finish transaction time of 3 hours or more in eLEND Solutions™ survey; lack of vendor integration and data exchange seen a…

Confident Financial Solutions’ Data Integration with Moxy Solutions Creates Untapped Revenue Generator for Auto Service Centers

Confident Financial Solutions’ Data Integration with Moxy Solutions Creates Untapped Revenue Generator for Auto Service Centers

Boulder, CO – January 13, 2016 — Confident Financial Solutions, (CFS) a consumer finance company that offers auto repair financing to service centers a…

New Premier Vendors Join DealerVault’s Premier Network: GrowthFX, VistaDash, & reVo marketing group

New Premier Vendors Join DealerVault’s Premier Network: GrowthFX, VistaDash, & reVo marketing group

LA CROSSE, WI – DealerVault is proud to announce the newest members of its Premier Network –GrowthFX, VistaDash, & reVo marketing group. DealerVau…

Flick Fusion COO Tim James to Present "The Four Best Ways to Use Video" at the 20th Digital Dealer Conference

Flick Fusion COO Tim James to Present "The Four Best Ways to Use Video" at the 20th Digital Dealer Conference

Urbandale, IA--January 12th, 2016--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) announced today that Tim James, Chief Operating Officer of Flick Fusion Video Marketi…

'How Do I Automate the Handling of Open Safety Recalls So Identification and Resolution are Measurable and Managed in Accordance to Dealer's Policy?'

'How Do I Automate the Handling of Open Safety Recalls So Identification and Resolution are Measurable and Managed in Accordance to Dealer's Policy?'

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Auto dealers deserve to know with confidence the status of open recalls of vehicles on their lot …

.Cars / .Car / .Auto Domains Open Registration to General Public Today

.Cars / .Car / .Auto Domains Open Registration to General Public Today

Cars Registry’s Early Registration Begins with Automotive Domains like Hybrid.Cars, Midsize.Car, and Dallas.Auto Now Available; First-Come, First-Served …

Text Messaging Without Risking Class Action Nightmares

Text Messaging Without Risking Class Action Nightmares

At a recent industry event, several speakers discussed the need for dealerships to get on board with using text messaging to communicate with customers. …

Bobbie Herron joins ZMOT Auto (Cardinale-Group)

Bobbie Herron joins ZMOT Auto (Cardinale-Group)

MONTEREY, CA -- the Cardinale-Group of companies is pleased to announce that Bobbie Herron has been named Director | Dealer Marketing of ZMOT Auto, effecti…

Auto/Mate Presents 'Social Media in Hiring and Employment' in an Automotive News Webinar

Auto/Mate Presents 'Social Media in Hiring and Employment' in an Automotive News Webinar

Albany, N.Y. – January 4th, 2016 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that Dave Druzynski, Director of Human Resources, will be presenting a …

Helion Reveals Top IT Requirements for Increased Productivity at Dealerships in 2016

Helion Reveals Top IT Requirements for Increased Productivity at Dealerships in 2016

Timonium, MD – December 28th, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions for auto dealers, revea…

Vboost Adds Three Powerful New Features to Auto Dealer Viral Marketing Tools

Vboost Adds Three Powerful New Features to Auto Dealer Viral Marketing Tools

New Features Increase Social Media Interactions, Views & Customer Share Rates Huntington Beach, CA – December 22, 2015 -- Vboost Inc., (www.vboost.…

Dealers Surprised to Learn Cost of Traditional Recon Process to Bottom Line

Dealers Surprised to Learn Cost of Traditional Recon Process to Bottom Line

December 18, 2015 - Holding costs describes a daily charge assigned to each vehicle as it flows through the reconditioning process until it is retailed. Ma…

Auto/Mate Integrates with CRMSuite, Improving Business Intelligence at Auto Dealerships

Auto/Mate Integrates with CRMSuite, Improving Business Intelligence at Auto Dealerships

ALBANY, N.Y. – December 15th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that it has recently integrated its dealers…

VehicleXchange, LLC adds GM Financial Pre-Qualifications to their Service Lane Lead Tool to Streamline Vehicle Purchases

VehicleXchange, LLC adds GM Financial Pre-Qualifications to their Service Lane Lead Tool to Streamline Vehicle Purchases

New Functionality allows Auto Dealers to Pre-Qualify Consumers with GM Financial in Seconds   Dallas, TX, December 14, 2015 -- VehicleXchange, LLC (VX…

SpringboardAuto.com Reinvents Auto Loan Process

SpringboardAuto.com Reinvents Auto Loan Process

Launched by industry veterans, SpringboardAuto.com empowers car buyers with a direct-to-consumer auto loan platform for today’s digitally-mobile, efficie…

Patent Awarded to CarStory Market Reports’ Technology

Patent Awarded to CarStory Market Reports’ Technology

Patent covers “similarities engine” that enables CarStory Market Reports to automatically generate relevant and ‘like’ vehicle recommendations to c…

New Premier Vendors Join DealerVault’s Premier Network: eLEND Solutions, Hynts by Sum-Ware, Prospect Vision, & Traver Connect

New Premier Vendors Join DealerVault’s Premier Network: eLEND Solutions, Hynts by Sum-Ware, Prospect Vision, & Traver Connect

LA CROSSE, WI – DealerVault is proud to announce the newest members of its Premier Network – eLEND Solutions, Hynts by Sum-Ware, Prospect Vision, &…

eLEND Solutions Continues Expansion: Joins DealerVault’s Premier Network; Appoints Chief Sales Officer; Doubles Office Space

eLEND Solutions Continues Expansion: Joins DealerVault’s Premier Network; Appoints Chief Sales Officer; Doubles Office Space

Company names Pogo Parr as Chief Sales Officer and doubles office space to manage extensive growth plans Mission Viejo, CA – December 2, 2015 – eLEND …

New Domains .Cars, .Car, and .Auto Launching Specifically for the Auto Industry

New Domains .Cars, .Car, and .Auto Launching Specifically for the Auto Industry

AutoAlert Acquires Customer Experience Software Leader MotoFuze

AutoAlert Acquires Customer Experience Software Leader MotoFuze

IRVINE, Calif.—December 01, 2015—AutoAlert, the automotive industry's leading data mining and trade-cycle management platform, today announced that it …

Recall Masters Launches New Website: A One-Stop Source of Automotive Recall News, Data, Training and Communications

Recall Masters Launches New Website: A One-Stop Source of Automotive Recall News, Data, Training and Communications

San Francisco, CA -- November 24, 2015 -- Recall Masters, Inc.,  a leading provider of automotive recall news, data, training and communications, today a…

Vboost Customercials Help Lunde’s Peoria Volkswagen Drive Unprecedented Social Media Interactions

Vboost Customercials Help Lunde’s Peoria Volkswagen Drive Unprecedented Social Media Interactions

Huntington Beach, CA – November 17, 2015 — Vboost Inc., (www.vboost.com), a viral marketing company focused on the auto industry, today announced t…

Auto/Mate Announces Open/Mate Integration with Kaarma, Streamlining Service Payments and Communications

Auto/Mate Announces Open/Mate Integration with Kaarma, Streamlining Service Payments and Communications

Albany, N.Y. – November 16th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that Kaarma has completed integration with Auto/Mate's Dealership M…

New app aims to redefine the car buying process with speech and image recognition technology

New app aims to redefine the car buying process with speech and image recognition technology

Englewood, FL – Wilson Software Corp has launched a smart phone application that utilizes speech and image recognition technology for swift, intelligent …

Ricart Automotive Reduces Time to Market to Cut Erosive Holding Costs

Ricart Automotive Reduces Time to Market to Cut Erosive Holding Costs

Auto dealers who speed the flow of vehicles through reconditioning to get them frontline-ready faster reduce holding cost erosion, said Jared Ricart, Servi…

Auto/Mate Receives a “Best Places to Work” Award from the Albany Business Review Six Years Running

Auto/Mate Receives a “Best Places to Work” Award from the Albany Business Review Six Years Running

Albany, N.Y. – November 9th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that it has been named a "Best Places to Wor…

Jennifer Briggs has been named Director of Dealer Strategy of ZMOT Auto

Jennifer Briggs has been named Director of Dealer Strategy of ZMOT Auto

MONTEREY, CA -- the Cardinale-Group of companies is pleased to announce that Jennifer Briggs has been named Director | Dealer Strategy of ZMOT Auto, effect…

New Premier Vendors Join DealerVault’s Premier Network: Dealer Addendums, Friendemic, ROITrak, & Spiffit.

New Premier Vendors Join DealerVault’s Premier Network: Dealer Addendums, Friendemic, ROITrak, & Spiffit.

LA CROSSE, WI – DealerVault is proud to announce the newest members of its Premier Network – Dealer Addendums, Friendemic, ROITrak, and Spiffit. Deale…

Innovative Start-Ups Friendemic, Nuve and PartPic Voted Top Business Ideas at AutoVentures 2015

Innovative Start-Ups Friendemic, Nuve and PartPic Voted Top Business Ideas at AutoVentures 2015

  Creative investment opportunities recognized at auto industry’s first innovation and investor conference; SRO conference, packed with investors, deal…

Rapid Recon CEO McGinn Shares 5 Tips for Reducing Used Car Time-to-Market

Rapid Recon CEO McGinn Shares 5 Tips for Reducing Used Car Time-to-Market

PALO ALTO, CA, November 2, 2015 – The most productive reconditioning department runs like an assembly line, using defined processes, timed steps, and str…

Helion Releases Free eBook: Cyber Crimes Happen to Auto Dealerships Without Warning. Are you Prepared?

Helion Releases Free eBook: Cyber Crimes Happen to Auto Dealerships Without Warning. Are you Prepared?

Timonium, MD -- November 2nd, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions for auto dealers, announ…

VirtualDeal Wins 2015 DrivingSales Innovation Cup Award

VirtualDeal Wins 2015 DrivingSales Innovation Cup Award

VirtualDeal from DealerSuccess selected by auto dealers as Most Innovative Dealership Solution at seventh annual DrivingSales Executive Summit Vancouver, …

Authenticom Solutions Group Hires Brown as Senior Sales Executive

Authenticom Solutions Group Hires Brown as Senior Sales Executive

LA CROSSE, WI – Authenticom is pleased to announce the hiring of Jeffrey D. Brown, Senior Sales Executive. A long-time resident of the La Crosse Coulee R…

Auto/Mate Releases Free eBook: The Auto Dealer's Ten-Step Guide To Hiring the Best Employees

Auto/Mate Releases Free eBook: The Auto Dealer's Ten-Step Guide To Hiring the Best Employees

Albany, N.Y. – October 26th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today the release of a free eBook titled "The Auto…

Erik Nachbahr to Present "Invest Now, Save Later: Your I.T. Game Plan" at Kain Automotive Clients & Friends Workshop

Erik Nachbahr to Present "Invest Now, Save Later: Your I.T. Game Plan" at Kain Automotive Clients & Friends Workshop

Timonium, MD -- October 26th, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions for auto dealers, announc…

CreditMiner Launches Partnership with Flick Fusion Video Marketing

CreditMiner Launches Partnership with Flick Fusion Video Marketing

Downers Grove, IL, October 26, 2015 -- CreditMiner™, a cutting-edge data base company with unique credit focused capabilities, is pleased to announce a p…

Krex’s Drive-Sure Program Joins DealerVault’s Premier Network to Provide Dealers with an Integrated Solution

Krex’s Drive-Sure Program Joins DealerVault’s Premier Network to Provide Dealers with an Integrated Solution

LA CROSSE, WI – DealerVault is proud to announce the newest member of its Premier Network – Krex, Inc. Krex now offers their Drive-Sure® program thr…

More Than 100 Dealer Managers and Executives Attend Auto/Mate's Annual User Summit, Exceeding Expectations

More Than 100 Dealer Managers and Executives Attend Auto/Mate's Annual User Summit, Exceeding Expectations

Albany, N.Y. – October 19th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that more than 100 of its customers, inclu…

Dealer Engage has joined the DealerVault Premier Network to offer dealers an integrated solution

Dealer Engage has joined the DealerVault Premier Network to offer dealers an integrated solution

La Crosse, WI, October 12, 2015 – DealerVault is pleased to announce that Dealer Engage has joined DealerVault’s Premier Network. This partnership will…

David Metter, President of AutoHook, Heads DSES Panel of Auto Industry Experts Discussing Latest Trends in Mobile Marketing

David Metter, President of AutoHook, Heads DSES Panel of Auto Industry Experts Discussing Latest Trends in Mobile Marketing

Metter will trade advice with Erik Lukas of Subaru of America, Alan Krutsch of Apple Autos, Benjamin Blanco of Andy Mohr Automotive Group and Ray Green of …

Erik Nachbahr to Present "Invest Now, Save Later: Your I.T. Game Plan" at AICPA National Auto Dealership Conference

Erik Nachbahr to Present "Invest Now, Save Later: Your I.T. Game Plan" at AICPA National Auto Dealership Conference

Timonium, MD -- October 12th, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions for auto dealers, announc…

Auto/Mate Announces Open/Mate Integration with StoneEagle F&I and Service Applications

Auto/Mate Announces Open/Mate Integration with StoneEagle F&I and Service Applications

Albany, N.Y. – October 12th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that StoneEagle has completed integration with Auto/Mate's Dealership…

Next Generation Vboost Helps Auto Dealers Win Online Marketing Battle with Unprecedented Social Media Interactions, Views and Customer Share Rates

Next Generation Vboost Helps Auto Dealers Win Online Marketing Battle with Unprecedented Social Media Interactions, Views and Customer Share Rates

All New Vboost Increases Auto Dealer Referral Business, Converts More Leads, Boosts SEO and Gets Customers to Promote Dealership with Minimal Effort   …

CreditMiner Launches VISOIQ™ Enabling Auto Dealers & OEMs to Make Data Driven Decisions, With or Without Credit Pre-Approval

CreditMiner Launches VISOIQ™ Enabling Auto Dealers & OEMs to Make Data Driven Decisions, With or Without Credit Pre-Approval

Downers Grove, IL, October 1, 2015 -- CreditMiner™, the automotive industry’s only Real-Time Pre-Screen and Pre-Qualification solution for automotive d…

Ken Garff Auto Group Adds CarStory® Market Reports to its Dealer Websites; Giving In-Market Used Car Shoppers Direct Access to Detailed Used Car Data

Ken Garff Auto Group Adds CarStory® Market Reports to its Dealer Websites; Giving In-Market Used Car Shoppers Direct Access to Detailed Used Car Data

Auto group integrates Inline CarStory Market Reports into its nearly 50 dealership websites; information-rich reports increase consumer engagement and tr…

Helion Automotive Technologies Saves Mossy Auto Group Over $400K by Upgrading IT Infrastructure to 21st Century Specifications

Helion Automotive Technologies Saves Mossy Auto Group Over $400K by Upgrading IT Infrastructure to 21st Century Specifications

Timonium, MD -- September 28th, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of IT solutions for auto dealers, today announced that Mossy Aut…

Auto/Mate Presents "How to Create Customer Loyalty Without a Customer Loyalty Program" in an Automotive News Webinar

Auto/Mate Presents "How to Create Customer Loyalty Without a Customer Loyalty Program" in an Automotive News Webinar

Albany, N.Y. – September 28th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that its president and CEO, Mike Esposito,…

CreditMiner Acquires Bureau Global Reseller Status, Allowing CreditMiner™ and BASIS₂™ Platforms Full Credit and Compliance Functionality

CreditMiner Acquires Bureau Global Reseller Status, Allowing CreditMiner™ and BASIS₂™ Platforms Full Credit and Compliance Functionality

Downers Grove, IL  September 23, 2015 -- CreditMiner™, the automotive industry’s only Real-Time Pre-Screen and Pre-Qualification solution for automoti…

Dealer Car Search to Offer CarStory® Market Reports to Network of 5,000 Dealers

Dealer Car Search to Offer CarStory® Market Reports to Network of 5,000 Dealers

Reports deliver direct engagement on VDPs, reducing lead leakage from dealer websites   Austin, Texas – September 22, 2015 – CarStory, the industry…

Helion Automotive Technologies Finds a Majority of Dealerships Spend IT Budgets on Unnecessary Services

Helion Automotive Technologies Finds a Majority of Dealerships Spend IT Budgets on Unnecessary Services

Timonium, MD -- September 14th, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of information technology (IT) solutions for auto dealers, annou…

Flick Fusion COO Tim James to Present "Compete or Dominate? Integrated Video Marketing Strategies to Dominate Your Competition" at Digital Dealer 19

Flick Fusion COO Tim James to Present "Compete or Dominate? Integrated Video Marketing Strategies to Dominate Your Competition" at Digital Dealer 19

Urbandale, IA--September 14th, 2015--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) announced today that Tim James, Chief Operating Officer of Flick Fusion Video Marke…

Auto/Mate's CFO Carole Plant Honored as a "CFO of the Year" by the Albany Business Review

Auto/Mate's CFO Carole Plant Honored as a "CFO of the Year" by the Albany Business Review

Albany, N.Y. – September 14th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that its Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Ca…

DrivingSales 2015 Innovation Cup Award: Finalists Announced

DrivingSales 2015 Innovation Cup Award: Finalists Announced

VirtualDeal from DealerSuccess selected by auto dealers as Finalist for Most Innovative Dealership Solution to compete at seventh annual DrivingSales Execu…

LotMonkey Launches Merchandising Application for Auto Dealerships

LotMonkey Launches Merchandising Application for Auto Dealerships

Today LotMonkey, a provider of software technology solutions for automobile dealerships and dealer groups, announces the official launch of its new app tha…

Chad Bockius of CarStory Named to “40 Under 40” list for Remarketing & Used-Car Industry

Chad Bockius of CarStory Named to “40 Under 40” list for Remarketing & Used-Car Industry

Auto Remarketing list honors outstanding leaders under 40 whose innovations are making an impact; Bockius recognized for role in launching CarStory Market …

CreditMiner’s Don O’Neill to Present Two Sessions to Auto Dealers at Digital Dealer 19

CreditMiner’s Don O’Neill to Present Two Sessions to Auto Dealers at Digital Dealer 19

Auto Industry Veteran will Share Best practices on Selling Vehicles in Service Lane and Using Big Data to Dominate the Market DOWNERS GROVE, IL., Septem…

Vboost Helps Auto Dealers Better Track Online Social Media Interactions with Enhanced Reporting

Vboost Helps Auto Dealers Better Track Online Social Media Interactions with Enhanced Reporting

. Huntington Beach, CA – September 2, 2015 -- Vboost Inc., a viral marketing company focused on the auto industry, today announced the release of n…

Vehicle Service Interval Adherence Decreases by 15.6%

Vehicle Service Interval Adherence Decreases by 15.6%

New research from DMEautomotive reveals vehicle age, and lack of awareness of manufacturer recommendations, contributing to drop in number of consumers fol…

DealerSuccess Sets the Bar for Online Auto Sales, Launches VirtualDeal – The Easiest way for Customers to Buy a Vehicle, Ever

DealerSuccess Sets the Bar for Online Auto Sales, Launches VirtualDeal – The Easiest way for Customers to Buy a Vehicle, Ever

Vancouver WA—AUGUST 25, 2015 – 74 Percent of daily visitors to auto dealer websites, if given the option, would prefer to work the entire deal online,…

Dealerships Losing 84% of Phone-Ups.

Dealerships Losing 84% of Phone-Ups.

Analysis by IHS Automotive, Commissioned by CallSource, Reveals Auto Dealers are Missing Out on Important Phone Leads   Westlake Village, CA – August …

Chad Bockius of CarStory Selected to Present at the 2015 DrivingSales Executive Summit

Chad Bockius of CarStory Selected to Present at the 2015 DrivingSales Executive Summit

Bockius’ presentation “Big Data Strategies to Capitalize on Your Used Car Marketing” will be co-presented by Tom White, Jr. from Subaru of Wichita; B…

DMEa to Present Breakthrough System for Forecasting Dealer Fixed Ops Revenue and Retention Rates at Auto Retailing Industry Events in 2015

DMEa to Present Breakthrough System for Forecasting Dealer Fixed Ops Revenue and Retention Rates at Auto Retailing Industry Events in 2015

  Gross Revenue Optimization (GRO) to be presented to automotive dealers at four key conferences: DealerSocket User Summit; Digital Dealer Conference &am…

Gubagoo, Inc. Enters Strategic Partnership with Zimmerman Advertising

Gubagoo, Inc. Enters Strategic Partnership with Zimmerman Advertising

  Company named preferred chat and telephony partner for Zimmerman’s retail automotive division   West Palm Beach, FL - August 12, 2015 – Gubagoo …

eLEND Solutions™ Launches First Instant Prequalification Solution for Retail Auto Finance: Significantly Cutting Credit Report/Compliance Costs

eLEND Solutions™ Launches First Instant Prequalification Solution for Retail Auto Finance: Significantly Cutting Credit Report/Compliance Costs

New “PreQual” feature revolutionizes online dealership financing; makes it easy for consumers to prequalify for financing without impacting their credi…

DMEautomotive Completes Certification Process in Reynolds Certified Interface Program for the ERA® DMS

DMEautomotive Completes Certification Process in Reynolds Certified Interface Program for the ERA® DMS

  Certification means safer, more reliable data exchange between the Reynolds and Reynolds ERA®system and DMEautomotive’s award-winning suite of omni-…

Auto/Mate Does Business Differently; Focusing on Employee Happiness and Doing Right by its Customers

Auto/Mate Does Business Differently; Focusing on Employee Happiness and Doing Right by its Customers

ALBANY, N.Y. – August 10th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today the release of a new corporate video that reflects its new marketing in…

AutoLoop Helps Drive 90-Day, $171,000 Service Lift for New York Honda Dealership

AutoLoop Helps Drive 90-Day, $171,000 Service Lift for New York Honda Dealership

CLEARWATER, FL – August 10, 2015 – AutoLoop, LLC, a leading provider of auto industry marketing and customer relationship management solutions, today…

Joe Orr Leaves Beloved 25 Year Career as Top Auto Dealership GM To Pursue Online Deal Creation as DealerSuccess CEO

Joe Orr Leaves Beloved 25 Year Career as Top Auto Dealership GM To Pursue Online Deal Creation as DealerSuccess CEO

                                         Orr quits 35 years in automotive retail – 25 as Honda Store GM at #1 dealer group in Washi…

DMEautomotive Named a Finalist for B2B Brand of the Year

DMEautomotive Named a Finalist for B2B Brand of the Year

DMEautomotive recognized by MarketingProfs Bright Bulb Awards for innovation and for pushing the boundaries of traditional B2B marketing   Jacksonville,…

Premier Solutionz Uses Flick Fusion's Live Video Walk Arounds to Help Auto Dealers Increase Website Visitors, Leads and Sales

Premier Solutionz Uses Flick Fusion's Live Video Walk Arounds to Help Auto Dealers Increase Website Visitors, Leads and Sales

Urbandale, IA--July 27th, 2015--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) announced today that Premier Solutionz, a leading provider of lot service and inventory …

Auto/Mate Announces Integration with Autopoint's Service Scheduling and Shop Loading Product Line

Auto/Mate Announces Integration with Autopoint's Service Scheduling and Shop Loading Product Line

ALBANY, N.Y. – July 27th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that Autopoint, a Solera company and a leading provider of revenue and re…

Auto Industry’s First Innovation & Investor Conference Announced

Auto Industry’s First Innovation & Investor Conference Announced

AutoVentures Conference, produced by DrivingSales and Fraser McCombs Capital, will connect entrepreneurs with investors, innovative retailers, and industry…

Auto/Mate Announces Dates for Fall User Summit in Chicago

Auto/Mate Announces Dates for Fall User Summit in Chicago

Attendees who pre-register online by Friday, July 31st can enter to win a free hotel room up to two nights   ALBANY, N.Y. – July 20th, 2015 – Auto/…

New Study: Three in Four Used Car Shoppers are Lead Loyal; Lead Switching Patterns Offer Cross-Selling Insights

New Study: Three in Four Used Car Shoppers are Lead Loyal; Lead Switching Patterns Offer Cross-Selling Insights

   “Lead Loyalty and Intent to Buy Online” white paper from CarStory tracks used car shoppers’ brand loyalty path from online search to lead submi…

Cargigi Selects Flick Fusion's Human Voiceover Videos (HVO) to Bring Pre-Owned Inventory Videos to Life for Auto Dealers

Cargigi Selects Flick Fusion's Human Voiceover Videos (HVO) to Bring Pre-Owned Inventory Videos to Life for Auto Dealers

Urbandale, IA--July 13th, 2015--Flick Fusion Video Marketing announced today a new partnership with Cargigi, a provider of vehicle syndication, marketing a…

Helion Technologies Adds $1 Million to John Eagle Auto Group’s Bottom Line with Cisco TelePresence® and Mobile HD Video Conferencing

Helion Technologies Adds $1 Million to John Eagle Auto Group’s Bottom Line with Cisco TelePresence® and Mobile HD Video Conferencing

Timonium, MD -- July 13, 2015-- Helion Automotive Technologies, a leading provider of IT solutions for auto dealers, announced today it has helped Texas-b…

Vboost Viral Marketing Program Helps Cerritos Infiniti Gain Video Share Rates over 79%, Viral Lift over 900%

Vboost Viral Marketing Program Helps Cerritos Infiniti Gain Video Share Rates over 79%, Viral Lift over 900%

Huntington Beach, CA – July 7, 2015 -- Vboost Inc., (www.vboost.com), a viral marketing company focused on the auto industry, today announced that Ce…

Median Media Adds Flick Fusion Videos to its Multimedia Suite of Solutions for Auto Dealers

Median Media Adds Flick Fusion Videos to its Multimedia Suite of Solutions for Auto Dealers

Urbandale, IA--June 29th, 2015--Flick Fusion Video Marketing (www.flickfusion.com) announced today that Median Media, a provider of multimedia marketing …

Helion Automotive Technologies Expanding Fast, Adds Two Large Auto Dealer Groups: Helion Automotive Technologies Helps Auto Dealers Save Millions with Managed IT Solutions that Cut Costs, Increase Efficiencies and Productivity

Helion Automotive Technologies Expanding Fast, Adds Two Large Auto Dealer Groups: Helion Automotive Technologies Helps Auto Dealers Save Millions with Managed IT Solutions that Cut Costs, Increase Efficiencies and Productivity

Performance Loyalty Group Helps Auto Dealers Retain Customers While Maximizing Revenue on Every Sale with Launch of Next Generation LoyaltyTrac®

Performance Loyalty Group Helps Auto Dealers Retain Customers While Maximizing Revenue on Every Sale with Launch of Next Generation LoyaltyTrac®

San Ramon, CA – June 24, 2015 – Performance Loyalty Group (PLG), a marketing technology company specializing in automotive customer loyalty and retenti…

Women in Automotive Conference Taps Industry Thought-Leaders for Inaugural Conference

Women in Automotive Conference Taps Industry Thought-Leaders for Inaugural Conference

Tammy Darvish PenFed, Lisa Copeland Fiat Alfa Romeo of Austin and Shea Holbrook professional race car driver announced as headline speakers. The first-eve…

Inline CarStory® Market Reports Deliver Direct Engagement on VDPs; Reduce Lead Leakage from Dealer Websites

Inline CarStory® Market Reports Deliver Direct Engagement on VDPs; Reduce Lead Leakage from Dealer Websites

For the first time ever, important vehicle research is directly embedded in the Vehicle Detail Page through CarStory Market Reports; DealerOn to make new i…

Dreamware Closes $6.5 Million Angel Round for National Expansion of Car Lister Web Application

Dreamware Closes $6.5 Million Angel Round for National Expansion of Car Lister Web Application

Angel investment to expand Car Lister features, grow dealer and consumer base; Robert Scott, former Morgan Stanley President and Chief Operating Officer, j…

Data Conversion to Auto/Mate's Dealership Management System Was Nothing to Fear For University Motors

Data Conversion to Auto/Mate's Dealership Management System Was Nothing to Fear For University Motors

ALBANY, N.Y. – June 15th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that the data conversion process from a previou…

Flick Fusion Partners with Chroma Cars To Provide Customized, Scalable Video Marketing Solutions to Auto Dealerships

Flick Fusion Partners with Chroma Cars To Provide Customized, Scalable Video Marketing Solutions to Auto Dealerships

Urbandale, IA--June 15th, 2015--Flick Fusion Video Marketing (www.flickfusion.com) announced today a new partnership with Chroma Cars (www.chromacars.com),…

Flick Fusion Selected as Preferred Video Marketing Provider for DealerPeak's Full-System CRM and Website Solutions

Flick Fusion Selected as Preferred Video Marketing Provider for DealerPeak's Full-System CRM and Website Solutions

Flick Fusion's analytics to integrate seamlessly with DealerPeak's Cyber Sonar, allowing auto dealers to track video performance & user behavior in the…

Auto/Mate's Dealership Management System Integrated with Ristken Software Services' Enterprise Solutions

Auto/Mate's Dealership Management System Integrated with Ristken Software Services' Enterprise Solutions

ALBANY, N.Y. – June 1st, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that Ristken Software Services has integrated its core enterprise level te…

Recall Masters Launches Rambo; New Platform Revolutionizes Recall Marketing Industry for Auto Dealers

Recall Masters Launches Rambo; New Platform Revolutionizes Recall Marketing Industry for Auto Dealers

Rambo Drives More Sales & Service Revenue to Auto Dealers From Vehicle Owners Motivated by Factory Recalls San Francisco, -- May 26, 2015 -- Recall …

Confident Financial Solutions Appoints Dan Beres as Vice President National Sales

Confident Financial Solutions Appoints Dan Beres as Vice President National Sales

Boulder, CO – May 26, 2015 -- Confident Financial Solutions (CFS), a leading developer of high quality financial solutions for automotive service centers…

Vboost “My Lead” Program for Auto Dealer Salespeople Turns more Cold Leads into Warm Bodies

Vboost “My Lead” Program for Auto Dealer Salespeople Turns more Cold Leads into Warm Bodies

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., May 27, 2015 -- Vboost Inc., today announced that, in response to high demand from auto dealers, the company has expanded beyond …

First-Ever Women in Automotive Convention to Debut in 2015 – Industry Pioneer named as Keynote Speaker

First-Ever Women in Automotive Convention to Debut in 2015 – Industry Pioneer named as Keynote Speaker

Orlando, FL – The inaugural Women in Automotive Convention will take place this summer with the purpose assisting the automotive community in recruiting,…

DMEautomotive’s Driver Connect Selected As Finalist In 2015 American Business Awards(SM)

DMEautomotive’s Driver Connect Selected As Finalist In 2015 American Business Awards(SM)

Auto dealer-branded, consumer-facing mobile app is recognized for its exceptional value in the business-to-business product category: Driver Connect is inc…

Top Internet Auto Retailer Cardinale Automotive Group Increases Sales Velocity Thirty-Six Percent Using Flick Fusion Inventory Videos

Top Internet Auto Retailer Cardinale Automotive Group Increases Sales Velocity Thirty-Six Percent Using Flick Fusion Inventory Videos

Urbandale, IA--May 18th--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) announced today that the Cardinale Automotive Group (member of the Cardinale-Group of Compani…

Auto/Mate Receives Platinum Award in Auto Dealer Monthly's Dealers' Choice Awards

Auto/Mate Receives Platinum Award in Auto Dealer Monthly's Dealers' Choice Awards

ALBANY, N.Y. – May 18th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today it has received a Platinum award in the 2015 A…

ELEAD1ONE PRESENTED WITH TWO 2015 DEALERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

ELEAD1ONE PRESENTED WITH TWO 2015 DEALERS’ CHOICE AWARDS

ELEAD1ONE named the recipient of the first place Diamond Award winner in CRM category for the fifth consecutive year.​ (Atlanta)– ELEAD1ONE, the indus…

Enhanced Certification Platform from SureSale(TM) Helps Dealerships Target the 20 Million Used Cars Not Covered by Manufacturer CPO Programs

Enhanced Certification Platform from SureSale(TM) Helps Dealerships Target the 20 Million Used Cars Not Covered by Manufacturer CPO Programs

New “Check, Inspect and Protect” platform helps auto dealers sell used cars faster, and at a higher profit, while giving today's used car shopper more …

ELEAD1ONE JOINS NIADA AS A NATIONAL CORPORATE PARTNER

ELEAD1ONE JOINS NIADA AS A NATIONAL CORPORATE PARTNER

(ATLANTA) – ELEAD1ONE, the leader in customer contact management, CRM and dealership software for auto retailers today announced it has joined with the N…

Auto/Mate Announces Integration of its DMS with Lead Information Services' CRM and ILM Solutions

Auto/Mate Announces Integration of its DMS with Lead Information Services' CRM and ILM Solutions

ALBANY, N.Y. – May 11th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that Lead Information Services, LLC (LIS) a deve…

New Dealership Survey: 80% Believe CFPB Regulations Will Be Implemented; Yet 60% Don’t Have Plans in Place to Meet Regulations

New Dealership Survey: 80% Believe CFPB Regulations Will Be Implemented; Yet 60% Don’t Have Plans in Place to Meet Regulations

eLEND Solutions™ survey reveals that eight in ten dealers agree that a connected online and in-store experience will help sell more cars faster and lead …

AutoHook Growing Fast, On Track to Provide Auto Dealers 100,000 Walk-Ins for 2015

AutoHook Growing Fast, On Track to Provide Auto Dealers 100,000 Walk-Ins for 2015

Ann Arbor, MI — May 5, 2015 – AutoHook powered by HookLogic, the automotive leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generati…

Autos On Video Selects Flick Fusion As Hosting Partner For Video Inventory Application

Autos On Video Selects Flick Fusion As Hosting Partner For Video Inventory Application

Enhanced Video Content, Marketing & Distribution Features Create Calls to Action and Increase Conversion, Show and Sales Rates for Auto Dealers Urband…

More Than Seventy Auto Dealer Customers Attended Auto/Mate's User Summit in Westborough, MA

More Than Seventy Auto Dealer Customers Attended Auto/Mate's User Summit in Westborough, MA

Albany, N.Y. – May 4th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that more than seventy of its customers and fif…

CallSource Acquires ContactPoint’s Phone Coaching and Training Division

CallSource Acquires ContactPoint’s Phone Coaching and Training Division

CallSource expands its leadership in end-to-end call management, tracking, and training   Westlake Village, CA – April 30, 2015 - CallSource, the lead…

Autoblog, AOL’s Automotive Channel, Incorporates CarStory® Market Reports

Autoblog, AOL’s Automotive Channel, Incorporates CarStory® Market Reports

Featuring independent, third-party data for consumers higher in the shopping funnel promises to accelerate purchasing decisions   Austin, Texas – Apri…

Auto/Mate Ranks Number One on Top Workplaces 2015 Report; Mike Esposito Honored with Special Leadership Award from the Times-Union

Auto/Mate Ranks Number One on Top Workplaces 2015 Report; Mike Esposito Honored with Special Leadership Award from the Times-Union

Albany, N.Y. – April 27th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that it ranked number one on the Top Workplaces 2015 report compiled b…

eLEND Solutions™ Wins Dealer Marketing Magazine’s 2015 Technology Leadership Award

eLEND Solutions™ Wins Dealer Marketing Magazine’s 2015 Technology Leadership Award

eLEND Solutions named highest rated in Auto Finance category     Mission Viejo, CA – April 20, 2015 – eLEND Solutions™, the leader in next-gener…

Gubagoo’s Latest Release Includes Responsive Web Platform, Chat-to-Text Functionality and Customizable User Interface

Gubagoo’s Latest Release Includes Responsive Web Platform, Chat-to-Text Functionality and Customizable User Interface

Enhancement to popular “smart” chat platform includes Google Adwords integration for better ROI optimization and an improved mobile experience   Wes…

Despite Auto Vendors' Promotion of Mobile Tablet Solutions, 80 Percent of Dealers Don't Use Mobile Tablets

Despite Auto Vendors' Promotion of Mobile Tablet Solutions, 80 Percent of Dealers Don't Use Mobile Tablets

ALBANY, N.Y. – April 20th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) today announced the results of an informal survey it conduct…

DMEa Launches Service Connect with TCi, Tire Centers LLC: Groundbreaking Mobile App Puts Service Information, Savings in Aftermarket Customers Hands

DMEa Launches Service Connect with TCi, Tire Centers LLC: Groundbreaking Mobile App Puts Service Information, Savings in Aftermarket Customers Hands

  Offered as part of TCi’s T3 Prime program, Service Connect’s award-winning customizable mobile technology helps Aftermarket retailers retain and eng…

CarStory® Wins Dealer Marketing Magazine’s 2015 Technology Leadership Award

CarStory® Wins Dealer Marketing Magazine’s 2015 Technology Leadership Award

CarStory Market Reports named highest rated in Mobile Solutions category   Austin, Texas – April 13, 2015 – CarStory, the industry’s largest prov…

DrivingSales Announces the Most Valuable Insight of 2015 at Presidents Club in New York City

DrivingSales Announces the Most Valuable Insight of 2015 at Presidents Club in New York City

CallSource Uncovers Six Key Behaviors to Successful Service Appointment Setting

CallSource Uncovers Six Key Behaviors to Successful Service Appointment Setting

CallSource manages over 8 million calls to dealerships every month and analyzed nearly 2,500 calls to determine how auto dealers can convert more service c…

DMEa Launches Service Connect: Mobile App for the Aftermarket Puts Service Information, Savings in Aftermarket Customers’ Hands

DMEa Launches Service Connect: Mobile App for the Aftermarket Puts Service Information, Savings in Aftermarket Customers’ Hands

Auto/Mate Releases Free eBook: "The Auto Dealer's Ten-Step Guide To Creating Customer Loyalty"

Auto/Mate Releases Free eBook: "The Auto Dealer's Ten-Step Guide To Creating Customer Loyalty"

ALBANY, N.Y. – April 6th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems today announced the release of a free eBook titled "The Auto Dealer's Ten Step Guide to C…

Tim James, VP of Sales with Flick Fusion, to Present a "Step-by-Step Guide to Successful Video Marketing" at Digital Dealer 18

Tim James, VP of Sales with Flick Fusion, to Present a "Step-by-Step Guide to Successful Video Marketing" at Digital Dealer 18

Urbandale, IA--April 6th, 2015--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com), the industry's leading video marketing provider, announced today that Tim James, Vice P…

HookLogic Releases New eBook, Marketing Attribution: The Auto Dealer's Digital Roadmap from Awareness to Sale

HookLogic Releases New eBook, Marketing Attribution: The Auto Dealer's Digital Roadmap from Awareness to Sale

New York, NY— April 6, 2015 – HookLogic, the global leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generating incentive solutions f…

What Do Used Car Shoppers Want? New Study Reveals Habits, Needs and Wants

What Do Used Car Shoppers Want? New Study Reveals Habits, Needs and Wants

From the top 25 “must-have” vehicle features to the optimal number of marketplace photos, new report from CarStory provides key insights on market   …

CallSource Manages Nearly One Million Calls a Month for OEMs/Dealer Groups, a 100% Increase Year Over Year; Automotive Veteran Bill Bieser Joins as VP Strategic Accounts

CallSource Manages Nearly One Million Calls a Month for OEMs/Dealer Groups, a 100% Increase Year Over Year; Automotive Veteran Bill Bieser Joins as VP Strategic Accounts

Bieser brings 25+ years of automotive sales experience to the company that invented call tracking; CallSource has tracked over one billion calls since ince…

DMEautomotive Offering New Services to FCA US LLC MarketCenter

DMEautomotive Offering New Services to FCA US LLC MarketCenter

    DMEautomotive’s innovative mobile app, call management program and parts lead generation now available to Alpha Romeo, Chrysler, Dodge, Fiat, Jee…

Automotive Sales Could Grow 24% if Retail Experience Improved

Automotive Sales Could Grow 24% if Retail Experience Improved

  56% would buy more often if the dealership process was not so difficult New research from DrivingSales identifies how the growing gap between consumer…

Wayne Reaves Adds CarStory Market Reports to its Nearly 2000 Dealer Websites

Wayne Reaves Adds CarStory Market Reports to its Nearly 2000 Dealer Websites

                The partnership marks the second customer-wide rollout of the reports by a dealer website provider and grows the CarStory de…

Auto/Mate and DealerPeak Integrate DMS and CRM Solutions, Boosting Profits For Enterprise Dealer Groups

Auto/Mate and DealerPeak Integrate DMS and CRM Solutions, Boosting Profits For Enterprise Dealer Groups

ALBANY, N.Y. – March 23rd, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that DealerPeak, a leading provider of enterprise Customer Relationship …

Kia Motors Approves AutoHook’s Mobile2Show In Addition to Lead2Show & Web2Show Solutions

Kia Motors Approves AutoHook’s Mobile2Show In Addition to Lead2Show & Web2Show Solutions

  New York, NY— March 23, 2015 –  HookLogic, the global leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generating incentive sol…

Superior Integrated Solutions (SIS) Selected as Exclusive Provider of Integration Services for Subaru of America Dealers

Superior Integrated Solutions (SIS) Selected as Exclusive Provider of Integration Services for Subaru of America Dealers

Iselin, NJ – March 23, 2015 -- Superior Integrated Solutions (SIS), the industry’s leading integration provider for auto dealerships, today announced t…

CallSource is a Finalist for DrivingSales Most Valuable Insight Award

CallSource is a Finalist for DrivingSales Most Valuable Insight Award

CallSource is a Finalist for DrivingSales Most Valuable Insight Award CallSource will present “Fine Tune Your Fixed Ops Phone Skills: Inbound Call Hand…

DealerSocket Selects FlickFusion As Its Primary Video Marketing Platform for Auto Dealers With DealerFire Websites

DealerSocket Selects FlickFusion As Its Primary Video Marketing Platform for Auto Dealers With DealerFire Websites

  Urbandale, IA--March 17th, 2015--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) today announced that DealerSocket has selected FlickFusion’s Video Marketing Pl…

Auto/Mate's Dave Druzynski to Present "Social Media In Hiring And Employment" At Innovative Dealer Summit

Auto/Mate's Dave Druzynski to Present "Social Media In Hiring And Employment" At Innovative Dealer Summit

ALBANY, N.Y. – March 16th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) today announced that Dave Druzynski, Director of Human Resourc…

Sarasota Ford Averages 68 Percent Show-to-Close Rates and 45 Times ROI with AutoHook's Incentive Marketing Program

Sarasota Ford Averages 68 Percent Show-to-Close Rates and 45 Times ROI with AutoHook's Incentive Marketing Program

New York, NY -- March 16, 2015 -- HookLogic, the global leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generating incentive solutions f…

ELEAD1ONE Announces Charitable Donations To California Youth Outreach – Oakland, Inc.

ELEAD1ONE Announces Charitable Donations To California Youth Outreach – Oakland, Inc.

(ATLANTA) – ELEAD1ONE, the leader in customer contact management, CRM and dealership software for auto retailers today announced its pledge of ongoing …

DrivingSales Announces Finalists for 2015 Most Valuable Insight Award

DrivingSales Announces Finalists for 2015 Most Valuable Insight Award

Finalists, selected by dealer judges from twenty-eight submissions, will compete for 2015 MVI award at DrivingSales Presidents Club conference   Salt L…

HookLogic Wins GM iMR Approval for Mobile2Show in Addition to Lead2Show & Web2Show Solutions

HookLogic Wins GM iMR Approval for Mobile2Show in Addition to Lead2Show & Web2Show Solutions

New York, NY— March 9, 2015 –  HookLogic, the global leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generating incentive solutions…

CarStory Market Reports Selected for DealerInspire’s Award-Winning Dealer Website Platform

CarStory Market Reports Selected for DealerInspire’s Award-Winning Dealer Website Platform

DealerInspire’s network of dealers now have immediate access to CarStory’s unique reports, which are based on analysis of millions of used vehicle list…

Auto/Mate to Host Spring User Summit for Auto Dealer Customers Near Boston, MA

Auto/Mate to Host Spring User Summit for Auto Dealer Customers Near Boston, MA

Attendees who pre-register by Friday, March 6th will be entered to win one pair of Red Sox tickets! ALBANY, N.Y. – March 2nd, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealers…

Vboost Helps Auto Dealerships Increase Referral Business and Convert More Leads with Release of Vboost 2.0

Vboost Helps Auto Dealerships Increase Referral Business and Convert More Leads with Release of Vboost 2.0

Huntington Beach, CA – March 2, 2015 – Vboost Inc., (www.vboost.com), a viral marketing company focused on the auto industry, today announced the rel…

Flick Fusion Releases Upgraded Mobile Apps, Giving Lot Service Companies the Power to Create Inventory Videos On the Go

Flick Fusion Releases Upgraded Mobile Apps, Giving Lot Service Companies the Power to Create Inventory Videos On the Go

Urbandale, IA--February 24th, 2015--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) today announced it has released an upgraded version of its mobile apps for iPhone an…

AutoCorner Integrates CarStory Market Reports into Auto Dealer Websites

AutoCorner Integrates CarStory Market Reports into Auto Dealer Websites

Partnership means over 1,000 independent dealers will benefit from CarStory’s unique reports, which are designed to build consumer confidence in used car…

Auto/Mate Integrates Dealership Management System with VinSolutions' Sales & Service Marketing Platform

Auto/Mate Integrates Dealership Management System with VinSolutions' Sales & Service Marketing Platform

Real-time data delivery improves customer service & retention opportunities for auto dealers    ALBANY, N.Y. – February 23rd, 2015 – Auto/Mate …

Mike Esposito to Present "A Better Way to Customer Loyalty" to Auto Dealers Attending INSIGHT15

Mike Esposito to Present "A Better Way to Customer Loyalty" to Auto Dealers Attending INSIGHT15

ALBANY, N.Y. – February 16th, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) today announced its President and CEO Mike Esposito will sp…

AutoHook by HookLogic Wins Automotive Website Award for Marketing Innovation: AutoHook Suite of Solutions Wins Automotive Website Award For Third Consecutive Year

AutoHook by HookLogic Wins Automotive Website Award for Marketing Innovation: AutoHook Suite of Solutions Wins Automotive Website Award For Third Consecutive Year

  New York, NY— February 16, 2015 – HookLogic, the global leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generating incentive sol…

ELEAD1ONE Integrates with CreditMiner

ELEAD1ONE Integrates with CreditMiner

(Atlanta) -– ELEAD1ONE, the leader in customer contact management, CRM and dealership software, announced today its integration with CreditMiner, the onl…

Autosoft, Inc. Certifies Dealer Engage CRM and Marketing Solutions Integration with FLEX DMS

Autosoft, Inc. Certifies Dealer Engage CRM and Marketing Solutions Integration with FLEX DMS

Integration helps automotive retailers reach more customers and increase revenue with highly targeted marketing campaigns Dealer Engage offers a CRM and…

Flick Fusion Announces Availability of 2015 Makes and Models In Expanded Library of PicMotion New Vehicle Inventory Videos

Flick Fusion Announces Availability of 2015 Makes and Models In Expanded Library of PicMotion New Vehicle Inventory Videos

Urbandale, IA--February 2nd, 2015--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) today announced the availability of 2015 makes and models in an expanded library of P…

ELEAD1ONE PRESENTED WITH FOUR “HIGHEST RATED” DRIVINGSALES DEALER SATISFACTION AWARDS

ELEAD1ONE PRESENTED WITH FOUR “HIGHEST RATED” DRIVINGSALES DEALER SATISFACTION AWARDS

2015 NADA: Ranked #1 in Dealer Satisfaction, ELEAD1ONE wins four awards in CRM-Sales, Fixed Ops Solutions, ILM and Owner Marketing Categories Atlanta, G…

Auto/Mate Launches New Website With More Dealership Management System Educational Resources for Auto Dealers

Auto/Mate Launches New Website With More Dealership Management System Educational Resources for Auto Dealers

ALBANY, N.Y. – February 2nd, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) today announced the launch of a new website with more dealer…

ELEAD1ONE INTRODUCES A NEW SERVICE MANAGEMENT PLATFORM FOR CAR DEALERSHIPS

ELEAD1ONE INTRODUCES A NEW SERVICE MANAGEMENT PLATFORM FOR CAR DEALERSHIPS

ELEAD1ONE expands their best-in-class dealership solution to include online service scheduling, lane management, and multi-point inspection tools. ELEAD1O…

New Dealership Websites from Naked Lime Marketing

New Dealership Websites from Naked Lime Marketing

One Web Platform Built for Multiple Devices to Deliver Better Results    Naked Lime Has Launched New Aptus Websites™ Platform for Automobile Retaile…

Gubagoo Selected as Certified Provider for Dealer.com

Gubagoo Selected as Certified Provider for Dealer.com

  West Palm Beach, FL– January 27, 2015 – Gubagoo, the fastest growing chat and website engagement provider for dealerships, today announced that it …

CallSource Automotive Brings Industry-Leading Call Tracking and Management System to Australia

CallSource Automotive Brings Industry-Leading Call Tracking and Management System to Australia

Company to help Australian dealers improve call-to-conversion ratios with U.S.-patented system that generates an average of $320K+ in additional annual ear…

DMEautomotive’s Driver Connect Collects Two More Top Honors: AWA Award and 2015 Digital Edge 25 Award

DMEautomotive’s Driver Connect Collects Two More Top Honors: AWA Award and 2015 Digital Edge 25 Award

  DMEautomotive’s groundbreaking mobile app for dealerships wins Automotive Website Award for second year in a row, and is an honoree in the prestigiou…

CallSource CallTrack® Presented with DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award

CallSource CallTrack® Presented with DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award

CallSource receives a “Top Rated” Award for Dealer Satisfaction in Call Management Category   San Francisco, CA – January 23, 2015 – CallSource…

DMEautomotive Releases The Pocket Innovation: New eBook on Mobile Strategies

DMEautomotive Releases The Pocket Innovation: New eBook on Mobile Strategies

  Second edition of groundbreaking eBook includes new data on mobile user behavior and multiple best practices - from mobile payment to geo-fencing and b…

2014 DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award Recipients Announced

2014 DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award Recipients Announced

Awards recognize dealer satisfaction with products / services in 14 categories; presented at special ceremony in conjunction with the 2015 NADA Convention …

Auto/Mate Presented With DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award For Third Year In A Row

Auto/Mate Presented With DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Award For Third Year In A Row

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – January 22nd, 2015 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (www.automate.com) announced today it has received a “Top Rated” Dealership M…

Volkswagen of America Selects CarStory Market Reports to Showcase their WorldAuto Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Program in Nationwide Rollout

Volkswagen of America Selects CarStory Market Reports to Showcase their WorldAuto Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Program in Nationwide Rollout

CarStory Market Reports Help Educate Volkswagen Customers and Streamline Purchase Decisions   Austin, Texas - January 21, 2015 – Today, CarStory annou…

Dealers Missing Dollars: One Third of Dealership Service Dollars Potentially Lost in Missed Afterhours and Overflow Service Calls

Dealers Missing Dollars: One Third of Dealership Service Dollars Potentially Lost in Missed Afterhours and Overflow Service Calls

New analysis by DMEautomotive of over 8,500 dealership calls shows that nearly 70% of missed service calls are from ‘Swing Loyalists’ who represent 31%…

New Businesses Accelerate DrivingSales to Record Growth; Digital Marketing Veteran Chris Reed Joins Expanding Team

New Businesses Accelerate DrivingSales to Record Growth; Digital Marketing Veteran Chris Reed Joins Expanding Team

Doubling in size and launching two new businesses in 2014, DrivingSales cemented its position as the leading information services provider in the retail au…

HookLogic Launches Mobile2Show, Helps Auto Dealers Conquest Showrooming Customers Away From Competitors

HookLogic Launches Mobile2Show, Helps Auto Dealers Conquest Showrooming Customers Away From Competitors

New York, NY— January 21, 2015 –  HookLogic, the global leader in commerce search advertising and premium provider of lead-generating incentive soluti…

DealerSocket Acquires DealerFire

DealerSocket Acquires DealerFire

DealerSocket today announced the acquisition of DealerFire, an award winning and leading provider of custom automotive websites and digital marketing. E…

Auto/Mate Launches Option/Mate Mobile F&I Menu Solution, Improving Customer Experience

Auto/Mate Launches Option/Mate Mobile F&I Menu Solution, Improving Customer Experience

ALBANY, N.Y. – January 19th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) today launched Option/Mate™ Mobile, a mobile-optimized v…

DMEa Adds ‘Tap-to-Pay’ Functionality to its Groundbreaking Mobile App, Driver Connect

DMEa Adds ‘Tap-to-Pay’ Functionality to its Groundbreaking Mobile App, Driver Connect

Consumers can now view their service invoice and ‘tap to pay’ instantly when the mobile app alerts them that their car is ready from service New study…

DMEautomotive Launches Mobile Loyalty; Program Targets Retention Bleed by Capturing the ‘Always-On’ Consumer

DMEautomotive Launches Mobile Loyalty; Program Targets Retention Bleed by Capturing the ‘Always-On’ Consumer

New Driver Connect mobile app enhancements make customer loyalty points easily available to “on-the-go” dealership customer; attacks increasing service…

Auto Dealers Report Targeted Direct Mail Marketing Campaigns are Most Cost- and Time-Efficient Way to Retain Customers

Auto Dealers Report Targeted Direct Mail Marketing Campaigns are Most Cost- and Time-Efficient Way to Retain Customers

New Study of Over 200 US Dealerships, by Prospect Vision, Reveals Direct Mail Campaigns Deliver Dramatic Conversions/ROI; In-Equity Customers are Ready-to-…

Auto/Mate Introduces Rev/Mate, Online Service Scheduling And Menu Building Solution for Auto Dealers

Auto/Mate Introduces Rev/Mate, Online Service Scheduling And Menu Building Solution for Auto Dealers

ALBANY, N.Y. – January 12th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) today introduced Rev/Mate, an online service scheduling and …

Auto Industry’s First Digital Hang-Tags to be Unveiled at NADA 2015 by Pearl Technology Holdings, LLC

Auto Industry’s First Digital Hang-Tags to be Unveiled at NADA 2015 by Pearl Technology Holdings, LLC

Dallas, TX – January 12, 2015 -- Pearl Technology Holdings, LLC (Pearl) an automotive technology incubator created by auto industry entrepreneur Bruce Th…

JKR Advertising & Marketing Expands Online Services, Acquires NOW Digital

JKR Advertising & Marketing Expands Online Services, Acquires NOW Digital

Orlando, FL – JKR Advertising & Marketing, already one of the country’s preeminent automotive agencies, has acquired NOW Digital, the automotive …

Flick Fusion Collaborates with ZMOT Auto to Produce Auto Inventory Videos for Spanish Speaking Car Buyers

Flick Fusion Collaborates with ZMOT Auto to Produce Auto Inventory Videos for Spanish Speaking Car Buyers

Urbandale, IA--January 5th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) today announced a collaboration with ZMOT Auto (www.ZMOTauto.com), a leading automotiv…

Flick Fusion Introduces VidMagnet™, An Inventory Video Add-On Designed to Drive More Traffic to Auto Dealer Websites

Flick Fusion Introduces VidMagnet™, An Inventory Video Add-On Designed to Drive More Traffic to Auto Dealer Websites

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Urbandale, IA--December 22nd, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) today introduced VidMagnetTM, a powerful addition to inventor…

Digital Marketing Company Naked Lime Helps Automotive Retailers Seize Opportunities

Digital Marketing Company Naked Lime Helps Automotive Retailers Seize Opportunities

  Naked Lime’s White Papers Uncover Untapped Potential in the Automotive Industry KETTERING, Ohio – Dec. 18, 2014 – Naked Lime Marketing authored …

15 Candles On Our Cake

15 Candles On Our Cake

IMN Celebrates 15 Years of Expertise and Success in Digital Marketing Waltham, Mass. – Dec. 17, 2014 – Digital marketing company IMN (iMakeNews Inc.) …

Auto/Mate Adds Rates, Residuals and Rebates to Desk/Mate, Providing Auto Dealers with Instant Incentive Information

Auto/Mate Adds Rates, Residuals and Rebates to Desk/Mate, Providing Auto Dealers with Instant Incentive Information

ALBANY, N.Y. – December 8th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today the addition of rates, residuals and rebates…

Reynolds and RouteOne Partner to Integrate RouteOne Contracts with Reynolds docuPAD® Workstations

Reynolds and RouteOne Partner to Integrate RouteOne Contracts with Reynolds docuPAD® Workstations

Agreement Allows Dealerships to Execute RouteOne Contracts on Reynolds’ docuPAD Flat-screen Workstations DAYTON, Ohio – Dec. 8, 2014 – The Reynolds …

Major Acquisitions Skyrocket U.S. Dealership Buy/Sell Activity -- Up 89% Year-Over-Year

Major Acquisitions Skyrocket U.S. Dealership Buy/Sell Activity -- Up 89% Year-Over-Year

Acquisition activity soaring; Berkshire Hathaway acquisition of Van Tuyl and Lithia acquisition of DCH push pricing expectations to record peaks, according…

New Research: One Third of Consumers Plan to Hit the Road for Winter Holidays; One in Six to Put Over 1,000 Miles on Odometer

New Research: One Third of Consumers Plan to Hit the Road for Winter Holidays; One in Six to Put Over 1,000 Miles on Odometer

With gas prices at five-year lows, a new survey from DMEautomotive shows that car travel is the way to go for 35% of travelers over the winter holidays; an…

Flick Fusion Acquires Dealer Fusion, Creating Best-In-Breed Video Marketing Solutions for Auto Dealers and Video Resellers

Flick Fusion Acquires Dealer Fusion, Creating Best-In-Breed Video Marketing Solutions for Auto Dealers and Video Resellers

Urbandale, IA--November 24th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com) today announced the acquisition of Dealer Fusion, a video marketing provider to more…

Auto/Mate Completes Integration of its Dealership Management System with BMW of North America, LLC

Auto/Mate Completes Integration of its Dealership Management System with BMW of North America, LLC

ALBANY, N.Y. – November 17th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today that it has completed integration of its …

Flick Fusion Partners with LT2 to Bring Video Marketing Solutions to Commercial Truck, Equipment & Power Sports Industries

Flick Fusion Partners with LT2 to Bring Video Marketing Solutions to Commercial Truck, Equipment & Power Sports Industries

Urbandale, IA--November 10th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com), today announced a partnership with Lighthouse Technology Team (LT2) to bring video …

Auto/Mate Honored As One of The “Best Places to Work” Fifth Year In A Row By The Albany Business Review

Auto/Mate Honored As One of The “Best Places to Work” Fifth Year In A Row By The Albany Business Review

Flick Fusion Releases InstaVid, An Automated Video Production Service That Helps Auto Dealers Move Metal Faster

Flick Fusion Releases InstaVid, An Automated Video Production Service That Helps Auto Dealers Move Metal Faster

Urbandale, IA--October 27th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com), the industry's leading video marketing provider, today released InstaVid, an automat…

Auto/Mate Announces the Successful Completion of First Annual User Summit for Auto Dealers

Auto/Mate Announces the Successful Completion of First Annual User Summit for Auto Dealers

ALBANY, N.Y. – October 27th, 2014 –Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced the successful completion of its first annual User …

AutoLoop Welcomes Sales Rep Sean Donovan

AutoLoop Welcomes Sales Rep Sean Donovan

Clearwater, FL--October 21st, 2014--AutoLoop LLC, a leading developer of sales-generation and customer-retention software for auto dealers, today announced…

DrivingSales Announces Innovation Cup and Dealer Best Idea Award Winners for 2014

DrivingSales Announces Innovation Cup and Dealer Best Idea Award Winners for 2014

 New Car IQ from Pearl Technology wins 2014 Innovation Cup Award and “YouTube Postal Service” from Robert Karbaum E-Commerce Manager, Weins Canada Inc…

Auto/Mate Integrates DMS with etfile Document Management System, Streamlining Auto Dealer Workflow

Auto/Mate Integrates DMS with etfile Document Management System, Streamlining Auto Dealer Workflow

ALBANY, N.Y. – October 20th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today the integration of its dealership management…

AutoLoop Introduces Engage™, a Call Center Solution Proven to Increase Sales & Service Profitability for Auto Dealers

AutoLoop Introduces Engage™, a Call Center Solution Proven to Increase Sales & Service Profitability for Auto Dealers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Clearwater, FL--October 13th, 2014-- AutoLoop today introduced EngageTM, a call center solution proven to engage customers and incre…

Flick Fusion Launches Autoflicks for Auto Dealers, Live Action Videos That Let Car Shoppers Take A Virtual Test Drive

Flick Fusion Launches Autoflicks for Auto Dealers, Live Action Videos That Let Car Shoppers Take A Virtual Test Drive

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Urbandale, IA--October 13th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com), the industry's leading video marketing provider, today launch…

Auto/Mate Announces Final Integration of Dealership Management System with Nissan's DCS

Auto/Mate Announces Final Integration of Dealership Management System with Nissan's DCS

ALBANY, N.Y. – October 13th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (www.automate.com) announced today the final integration of its dealership management …

eLEND Solutions™ Launches CreditPlus™, the Next Generation of its Industry-Leading Credit Application Platform

eLEND Solutions™ Launches CreditPlus™, the Next Generation of its Industry-Leading Credit Application Platform

CreditPlus Brings Consumer-Qualified Payments to Front of Sales Process     Mission Viejo, CA – October 13, 2014 – eLEND Solutions™ today announ…

“Smart” Chat vs. Passive Chat: Study of Toyota, Lexus and Scion Dealers Proves New Smart Chat Platform Drives Huge Increase in Website Traffic Conversions

“Smart” Chat vs. Passive Chat: Study of Toyota, Lexus and Scion Dealers Proves New Smart Chat Platform Drives Huge Increase in Website Traffic Conversions

Comprehensive Study of 68 Dealerships using Gubagoo’s ChatSmart Platform Shows 77% Chat-to-Lead Conversion   West Palm Beach, FL - October 8, 2014 –…

Auto/Mate Becomes First DMS Vendor to Replace Infinitinet and Integrate with Infiniti's New DCS

Auto/Mate Becomes First DMS Vendor to Replace Infinitinet and Integrate with Infiniti's New DCS

ALBANY, N.Y. – October 6, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (www.automate.com) announced today that it has become the first dealership management sys…

Mike Martinez, CMO of DMEautomotive, to Present at the 2014 DrivingSales Executive Summit; and DMEa Selected as a Finalist for the 2014 Innovation Cup

Mike Martinez, CMO of DMEautomotive, to Present at the 2014 DrivingSales Executive Summit; and DMEa Selected as a Finalist for the 2014 Innovation Cup

Mike Martinez’s presentation, “Smartphones and the Purchase Game,” was selected by a panel of auto dealers; joins an agenda that also includes keynot…

8 in 10 Dealers Agree the Ideal Sales/Finance Process Should Be Two Hours or Less

8 in 10 Dealers Agree the Ideal Sales/Finance Process Should Be Two Hours or Less

New dealership survey from eLEND Solutions underscores pain points for dealers in Sales/F&I process; 80% report their Sales/Finance process takes two h…

Auto/Mate Integrates DMS with MaximTrak F&I Suite, Boosting Auto Dealer F&I Performance and Profits

Auto/Mate Integrates DMS with MaximTrak F&I Suite, Boosting Auto Dealer F&I Performance and Profits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALBANY, N.Y. – September 29th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) announced today the integration of …

Your Service Retention Metrics: ‘Lying Liars and the Lies They Tell’ - Revealed by DMEa at Automotive News Webinar

Your Service Retention Metrics: ‘Lying Liars and the Lies They Tell’ - Revealed by DMEa at Automotive News Webinar

Free webinar on Thursday, October 2nd at 2 p.m. EST offers a completely new way of measuring customer value, plus five things every dealership can do to in…

Autoloop Introduces Instant Online Leads

Autoloop Introduces Instant Online Leads

New Feature Alerts Dealers to Best Online Leads in Real-Time Clearwater, FL –  9/22/2014 – AutoLoop, LLC, announced today that its Essentials product…

Gubagoo is a Finalist for Most Innovative Dealership Solution of 2014

Gubagoo is a Finalist for Most Innovative Dealership Solution of 2014

‘Gubagoo Behavioral Engagement & Analytics Technology (BEAST), and Chat and Call Centers’ selected by dealers as DrivingSales Innovation Cup Award …

DrivingSales 2014 Innovation Cup Award: Finalists Announced

DrivingSales 2014 Innovation Cup Award: Finalists Announced

Innovation Cup recognizes the most innovative dealership solutions of 2014; finalists CarWars, DMEautomotive, Gubagoo, LotLinx and Pearl Technologies to pr…

Gubagoo’s New TalkSmart Drives ‘Smart’, High-Converting Phone Leads

Gubagoo’s New TalkSmart Drives ‘Smart’, High-Converting Phone Leads

TalkSmart integrates advanced telephony into Gubagoo’s analytics-driven website chat and communications platform West Palm Beach, FL – September 16, 2…

FlickFusion Introduces Timeline Marketing, an Award-Winning Innovation That Expands Auto Dealer Presence on the Internet

FlickFusion Introduces Timeline Marketing, an Award-Winning Innovation That Expands Auto Dealer Presence on the Internet

Urbandale, IA--September 15th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com), the industry's leading video marketing provider, today introduced Timeline Marketi…

Flick Fusion Announces VidMail, an EMail Marketing Tool That Makes it Easy for Auto Dealers to Send Customized Video Emails

Flick Fusion Announces VidMail, an EMail Marketing Tool That Makes it Easy for Auto Dealers to Send Customized Video Emails

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Urbandale, IA--September 8th, 2014--Flick Fusion (www.flickfusion.com), the industry's leading video marketing provider, today a…

DrivingSales Executive Summit Announces 2014 Breakout Speakers

DrivingSales Executive Summit Announces 2014 Breakout Speakers

Expanded roster of presentations selected by a dealer panel; topics range from wearable tech, social media, mobile marketing and SEO to F&I, service, l…

Auto/Mate to Host First User Summit for Auto Dealership Executives, Highlighting DMS Features & Best Practices

Auto/Mate to Host First User Summit for Auto Dealership Executives, Highlighting DMS Features & Best Practices

ALBANY, N.Y. – August 25th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems announced today that it will be hosting its first annual User Summit for auto dealer c…

Tim James, VP of Sales with Flick Fusion, to Present "Video Marketing Tips, Trends, & Practical Uses" at Digital Dealer 17

Tim James, VP of Sales with Flick Fusion, to Present "Video Marketing Tips, Trends, & Practical Uses" at Digital Dealer 17

Urbandale, IA--August 25th, 2014--Flick Fusion, the industry's leading video marketing provider, announced today that Tim James, Vice President of Sales w…

Finalists Announced for the DrivingSales 2014 Dealer Best Idea Award

Finalists Announced for the DrivingSales 2014 Dealer Best Idea Award

Award recognizes the most innovative auto dealership strategies of 2014; finalists are Cathy Nesbit and Alyssa Safty, Harry Robinson Buick GMC; Bryan Armst…

New Study: Mobile App Users Become More Frequent Visitors to Dealership Service Department; Visiting Nearly 50% More Often Than Non-App Users

New Study: Mobile App Users Become More Frequent Visitors to Dealership Service Department; Visiting Nearly 50% More Often Than Non-App Users

Study of 307 dealerships nationwide shows that for every 1,000 app users, a dealership receives, on average, $144,000 in incremental service revenue   …

Auto/Mate Celebrates Fortieth Anniversary as a Leader in Dealership Management System (DMS) Technology

Auto/Mate Celebrates Fortieth Anniversary as a Leader in Dealership Management System (DMS) Technology

ALBANY, N.Y. – August 11th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com) is celebrating its fortieth anniversary as a leader in dealer…

Kerrigan Advisors Represents Fladeboe Honda, Volkswagen, Buick/GMC in Sale to The Conant Auto Retail Group

Kerrigan Advisors Represents Fladeboe Honda, Volkswagen, Buick/GMC in Sale to The Conant Auto Retail Group

Sale of California dealership group to the 3rd largest auto group in the state reinforces buy/sell market strength in California and nationally; consolidat…

Auto/Mate's Director of Human Resources, Dave Druzynski, to Present at MTADA 100th Anniversary Convention

Auto/Mate's Director of Human Resources, Dave Druzynski, to Present at MTADA 100th Anniversary Convention

For Immediate Release For more information, contact: Holly Forsberg                                           …

Auto/Mate Honored with Platinum Award in Auto Dealer Monthly's Dealers' Choice Awards

Auto/Mate Honored with Platinum Award in Auto Dealer Monthly's Dealers' Choice Awards

ALBANY, N.Y. – July 28th, 2014 – Auto/Mate Dealership Systems (http://www.automate.com), a premier dealership management system (DMS) provider, has rec…

FordDirect Certifies Interactive 360

FordDirect Certifies Interactive 360

Drive360®CRM from Interactive 360 is now a certified CRM system for Ford and Lincoln Dealers. PRLog - Jul. 24, 2014 - Interactive 360 announces that they…

New Research: The Top Things Drivers Do to ‘Fight the Drowse’ – Caffeine, Open Windows, Stretch, Loud Music, AC – Do Not Work

New Research: The Top Things Drivers Do to ‘Fight the Drowse’ – Caffeine, Open Windows, Stretch, Loud Music, AC – Do Not Work

DMEautomotive survey reveals that less than one in four drivers do what experts recommend most: pull over and take a nap With more than half of Americans …