Category: AADA National Dealer Convention

NADA BOSS TO RETIRE

The US National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) announced in May that President and CEO Peter Welch would retire at the end of 2020. Mr Welch, 67, who spoke at the 2015 AADA National Dealer Convention, was appointed by the NADA…

WE WANT YOU! SPEAK AT THE AADA CONVENTION

With plans underway for the rebooted AADA National Dealer Convention & Expo we are creating a dynamic and engaging program to meet the new challenges that the COVID-19 crisis has brought to the front of our operational agenda’s. It is…

DIGITAL FOCUS IN EXPO

It is no longer sufficient for dealerships to have a token online presence. They must become expert in the methods, technologies and strategies required to bring customers through their digital front door. Designing the best, most interactive and complete experience…

JOIN US AT THE REBOOTED AADA CONVENTION NEXT MARCH

“The best-laid schemes of mice and men / Go often askew” – Robert Burns.COVID-19 has played havoc with plans to hold any kind of mass gathering, but with things beginning to open up again, AADA is confident our rebooted AADA…

AADA CONVENTION BIGGER & BOLDER IN 2020

The AADA 2020 National Dealer Convention & Expo will return to Sydney’s ICC at Darling Harbour from 1 to 3 September. The billion-dollar ICC Sydney is a world-class business and function facility right in the heart of Sydney’s gorgeous Darling…

A SUCCESSFUL LOOK INTO 2020 AND BEYOND AT CONVENTION

The AADA 2019 National Dealer Convention and Expo was another successful event with a high calibre of speakers and presentations. The event started with the Chairman’s Dinner, with former Senator John ‘Wacka’ Williams discussing his efforts to stop parallel imports…

COOPERATION THE KEY TO PROFITABILITY: VOORTMAN

New AADA CEO, James Voortman, has urged Dealers to work together, not just with each other but with OEMs and governments, to restore a focus on profitability in dealerships. Speaking at the AADA 2019 National Dealer Convention, Mr Voortman said…

CANBERRA PRESENCE PAYING OFF: KEATING

The establishment of an office in Canberra helped AADA become one of Australia’s most effective business associations, according to AADA Chairman, Terry Keating. Speaking at the AADA 2019 National Dealer Convention, Mr Keating said the last 12 months had seen…