• Used Car Week 2016 Team Photo
What sets Used Car Week apart is prioritizing the in-person experience of attending an industry conference. And in my biased opinion, the best part about attending any industry event is the in-person experience of getting real-time answers to questions, establishing new business connections, and catching up with friends.
Over the past couple of months our team has focused on introducing you to the new and improved Used Car Week experience. Updates to this year’s event came about through many conversations with the companies and individuals that support our efforts. Today I have the great pleasure to announce our 2017 lead sponsors. Their support
It’s that time of year again when companies embark on their mid-year reviews – a time to evaluate what is working and what is not, a time to make adjustments and take on new initiatives in an effort to end the year on a strong positive note. The mid-year check-up provides a useful yardstick for auto lenders as well.
July 18, 2017
I’m a fan of an underrated comedy, and one that I’ll stop and watch almost any time it’s on cable is “This is 40.” Part of why the movie works is because its two co-stars, Leslie Mann and Paul Rudd, are seemingly “ordinary” folks. Each of them seem like the next-door type, both in this
A quick announcement for those who have been (im)patiently waiting: early bird registration for Used Car Week, which includes the NRC+NAAA Convention, is now open and will be available through Friday, October 13. Last month we announced some pretty big deal updates and the collective response thus far has been “Wow! Digging the new branding,
How is your portfolio performing? If some of the recent auto finance data that arrived in June is any indication, your portfolio might be on a track to satisfy management and other stakeholders. Last week, the expert who oversees the S&P/Experian Consumer Credit Default Indices explained how May’s auto default movement should put discussions about
This week, members of our team are onsite at the 2017 NIADA Convention & Expo, which runs Monday through Thursday at The Mirage in Las Vegas. Stop by Booth #1825 to visit with these three fine folks: Used Car Week has had the great honor and pleasure to partner with NIADA for the past couple
  • Tom Webb, Chief Economist at Cox Automotive
You’ve probably heard by now that Used Car Week has all-new branding designed to offer attendees more content, more choices, and a more streamlined registration process. As the content director for these events, I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to offer MORE to our attendees, but I also want to make sure we’re offering the
Last week Marilu McQuilkin and I joined Auto Remarketing senior editor Joe Overby for Episode 5 of the Auto Remarketing Podcast to talk about the upgrades to Used Car Week, which has a brand-new logo and a simplified format (read: confusion-free registration process) that packs a punch. Plus, we discover that Marilu is a C-SPAN dork,
Rebranding can be a scary proposition. As anyone who has changed their style can attest, it’s risky yet potentially rewarding. I’ll give you two personal examples: Spring 2000: A 17-year-old during Eminem mania, I bleached my already strawberry blonde hair. At a lifeguard meeting soon after, the manager of the pool where I was working