Auto Remarketing Staff

Sign up for BidOnMyTrade.com — a new online service that provides dealerships leads on purchasing used-cars for trade-ins — is currently free of charge to dealers and requires no obligation. The new service was designed to give car shoppers a quick way to trade in their vehicle without having to... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

TCN and DealerSocket announced Wednesday a new partnership to create a seamless integration between TCN’s advanced cloud-based contact center solution, Platform 3.0 and DealerSocket’s iDMS for independent and buy-here, pay-here dealerships. The integration can help dealers improve customer service... Read More

Hearst Autos moves permanent office to Atlanta area

Auto Remarketing Staff

Hearst Autos announced Tuesday it will move into the company's new permanent office outside of Atlanta in Chamblee, Ga., on Thursday. The company’s decision to move to Chamblee’s Antique Row district follows strong growth over the last year and a desire to establish a long-standing presence near Atlanta,... Read More

Third-party sites compete for eyeballs & dollars

Arlena Sawyers , Correspondent

Third-party car shopping sites are rolling out new features and technology as competition for consumer eyeballs and dealer and OEM marketing dollars heats up. Edmunds, Cars.com, TrueCar and Cox Automotive’s Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, are among the online marketplaces that are devising sophisticated digital... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Gubagoo recently rolled-out Parts Directory, which has been added to its platform to deliver auto parts information to dealers instantly, the company announced Sunday. With Parts Directory, consumers can now request vehicle part details from the company using live chat or text message. In minutes,... Read More

InterActiveTel welcomes new president & COO

Auto Remarketing Staff

InterActiveTel announced Monday that Bill Leek has come aboard as the company’s new president and chief operating officer. Leek brings more than 20 years of experience in the automotive industry, and he most recently served as vice president of sales for Dominion Dealer Services, according to... Read More

Auto Remarketing Staff

Autotrader's new national marketing campaign, “Shop All The Cars,” launched on Monday and touts the third-party listing site's 20-year experience in car-shopping. A 30-second TV spot for the campaign that ends with the line, “If you can’t find your next car here, you won’t... Read More

LotLinx fills new SVP client relationships role

Auto Remarketing Staff

LotLinx announced Monday it has named John Gottschalk senior vice president of client relationships to help manage and develop impactful communications with dealers. Gottschalk most recently served as SVP of dealer relations and business development at FordDirect, which is both a turnkey digital marketing solution for... Read More