Podcast: ACV Auctions CEO George Chamoun

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This week, our episode is a chat from earlier this fall with George Chamoun, the chief executive officer of ACV Auctions. An entrepreneur, Chamoun launched technology and services company Synacor with his college roommate in 1998, shortly after graduating college. Check out the conversation below. Download... Read More

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Element Fleet Management said Wednesday it has been chosen to provide maintenance and accident services for General Motors’ Maven personal mobility program. When a vehicle within the Maven car-sharing fleet needs repairs or maintenance, a Maven employee or the driver of the vehicle can take it to one of the more... Read More

Donlen brings aboard 2 new execs

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Donlen recently announced that it has brought aboard Bob Barna to serve as vice president of strategic sales and Ian Crapper as managing director of global business. “As Donlen advances our offerings for large, global fleets, we are committed to investing in and retaining successful, results-oriented fleet... Read More

CarMax invests $5 million in RepairPal

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CarMax announced Tuesday it has expanded its commercial relationship with RepairPal and made a minority investment of $5 million as the lead in a new round of financing for the auto service and repair provider. CarMax had already been partnering with RepairPal for several months, offering its Los Angeles customers... Read More

Carvana names investor relations VP

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Carvana has brought on former Deutsche Bank Securities vice president Michael Levin as its vice president of investor relations, the online car retailer said Tuesday. Levin headed up the automotive dealer equity research at Deutsche and has a decade of experience covering the auto and retail industries, including... Read More

RumbleOn appoints new senior VP of dealer services

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RumbleOn announced Monday that it has named Peter Levy its new senior vice president of dealer services to oversee the development of the company’s dealer network and the rollout of its dealer-to-dealer Internet marketplace. Over 25 years, Levy has taken on leading roles in sales, marketing and consulting at... Read More

FCA adds AutoLoop to key vendor roster

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AutoLoop announced Tuesday it has been named a key software vendor for Fiat Chrysler America (FCA) dealers through Shift Digital.  In addition to AutoLoop’s service and customer retention tools, FCA dealers can now take advantage of special FCA promotional rates. “We’re excited about this... Read More

2 More patents for CarStory

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CarStory announced two new U.S. patents Tuesday morning, making it 11 patents for Vast’s automotive AI platform. The company also has 10 additional ones it has filed that are waiting issuance. As for the latest patents, they are: — CarStory Predictive Conversions Systems and Methods, which... Read More