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


Atlanta, GA – January 22, 2015 – ELEAD1ONE receives the “Highest Rated” CRM-Sales, Fixed Ops Solutions, ILM, and Owner Marketing Awards in the sixth annual DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Awards.  The awards were presented at a special event today in conjunction with the 2015 National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention & Expo. The ELEAD1ONE products received the highest dealer satisfaction rankings in their respective categories, as determined by the thousands of auto dealers who are part of the community.

“It is an immense honor to be recognized.  We are so grateful to our clients for ranking our products so highly, and to DrivingSales for providing the business platform in which to do so,” stated Bill Wittenmyer, partner of ELEAD1ONE, a division of Data Software Services, L.L.C. “Dealers have many choices in these extremely competitive spaces, and such prestigious awards solidify our hard work and dedication to our clients continuous success, as well as the automotive industry.”

ELEAD1ONE provides the most intelligent and intuitive dealership software available in today’s automotive market.

  • Over Thirty Years Experience With More Than 7,000 Dealer Clients
  • 1,000+ Live Agent Automotive-only Customer Contact Management Center
  • ELEAD CRM/ILM Scales to Any Size Retail Operation to Completely Manage the Customer Lifecycle
  • Integrates with All Major DMS and Third-party Providers
  • Premier Database Mining Technology Turns Current Customers Into Repeat Sales Opportunities
  • Comprehensive Service-marketing System Increases Retention, Profitability and Market Share
  • Web-based Retail Service Management Solution – From Online Scheduling and Customer Check-in to Multi-point Inspection, Signature Capture, and Customer Check Out

Auto dealers, who are interested in learning more about ELEAD1ONE, please visit us at the NADA Convention and Expo at Booth # 501S in San Francisco, CA.

“We congratulate ELEAD1ONE on being recognized as one of the best-of-the-best by the people to whom their services count the most: the dealer community,” said DrivingSales CEO and Founder Jared Hamilton. “For six years, and through over 21,000 validated reviews, DrivingSales Vendor Ratings has helped dealers make smarter, more informed decisions, leading them to outstanding service providers such as ELEAD1ONE.”

The DrivingSales Dealer Satisfaction Awards are based on cumulative ratings tallied and verified during the calendar year (January – December) at Vendor Ratings. Vendor Ratings is the industry’s only neutral, comprehensive vendor rating forum featuring real-time peer reviews and honest competitor comparisons, and provides dealerships with important information from actual customers who have hands-on experience using vendor products/solutions in their stores. Each rating is verified as coming from an actual dealership employee.

Full award results are available online at Award winners are showcased in the Q1 2015 issue of DrivingSales DealerExec which, in addition to being distributed at the 2015 NADA Convention and Expo, is delivered to every new car dealership nationwide, as well as to more than 2,000 of the top used car dealers in the U.S. For more information on DealerExec, please visit:


Six of the top ten dealer groups have chosen to partner with ELEAD1ONE, the most intelligent and intuitive dealership software available in today’s automotive market. ELEAD1ONE helps dealers achieve unmatched results in increased sales and profit, lead generation, customer communication, sales process, retention and complete lifecycle management across all departments. The company’s automotive-only customer contact management center and CRM are the foundations of their unique dealer-focused suite of products and profit-building strategies. No other company in the industry has the resources or ability of ELEAD1ONE to maintain a 100 percent focus on training, teaching, and support after the sale. For more information, visit our Website, like us on Facebook, YouTube or follow us on Twitter.

About DrivingSales  

DrivingSales enables retail automotive dealers to learn, connect, innovate, and prosper in a rapidly changing retail environment. DrivingSales operates three business units geared at delivering actionable insight to dealers:  DrivingSales Media, which comprises the dealer community, DrivingSales News, Dealer Executive Magazine, and multiple industry conferences. DrivingSales University, the leading provider of automotive retail education content and certification programs, and DrivingSales Data, the industry’s largest cross-channel data analytics platform.

Founded by a third-generation car dealer in 2008, today DrivingSales is utilized by over 60% of franchised dealerships in North America as a resource to improve their business performance.  To learn more about the DrivingSales community, news, training or performance analytics visit,, and

ELEAD1ONE Media Relations:
Melissa Maxey (  ) 866- 444-7923

DrivingSales Media Relations:
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