Automotive Digital Marketing

Professional Community for Car Dealers, Automotive Marketers and Sales Managers

Loading... Be Patient!

Dealer
Lee Harkins
  • M5 Management Services
Share on Facebook
Share
  • ADM Blog Posts (4)
  • ADM Discussions
  • ADM Events
  • Groups
  • Automotive Marketing Community Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Automotive Digital Marketing Videos

Lee Harkins's ADM Friends

  • Blair J. Monroe
  • Steven Shaw
  • Scott Empringham
  • Ryan Lucia
  • Will Fleiss
  • Ralph Paglia

My Dealer Coach

Loading… Loading feed

Gifts Received from ADM Members

ADM Gift

Lee Harkins has not received a gift from an ADM Member

Give a Gift

 

Lee Harkins's ADM Profile page

ADM Profile Information

REQUIRED: Name of Your Dealership, Business or Organization:
M5 Management Services
Location
Birmingham, Alabama
REQUIRED: Auto Industry Business Segment or Affiliation (check all that apply):
Dealership Manager, Consultant, Fixed Operations Professional, Dealership Solution Provider
REQUIRED: Your Business Phone Number
310-597-7726
REQUIRED: YOUR Business Website URL (ie; www.CourtesyChev.com)
http://www.m5ms.com
YOUR Email address for business contacts
m5steveshaw@gmail.com
Your Mobile Phone Number, Direct Business Line or Alternate Number
310-597-7726
Select All franchises/brands you are associated with
BMW, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Ferrari, Ford, Jeep, Lexus, Lincoln, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota
ADM is a Professional Network, describe: "Why should anyone do business with you?"
M5™ Management Services, Inc. specializes in advancing fixed operations of auto dealerships around the world. The M5™ team is made up of Lee Harkins, Dave Vaden, Mark Erickson and Steve Shaw. Combined, Harkins, Vaden and Erickson have over 100 years experience in the retail automotive service industry.
"What will YOU contribute to the ADM Community?"
His client list reads like the “who’s who” of the auto industry from manufacturers to individual dealerships. His innovative approach to the enhanced performance of his clients has earned him a well-respected reputation. Lee is an innovative performance enhancement coach, implementation coach and speaker. Lee has been a featured speaker at the NADA national convention for the past 8 years.
CAR DEALER or OEM Website you recommend (ie; www.MelloyNissan.com)
http://www.southbayford.com
INVENTORY MERCHANDISING or Classified Listing site you recommend (ie; www.Cars.com)
http://www.cars.com
YOUR Twitter profile, or one you recommend (ie; twitter.com/ADMcommunity)
http://www.mydealercoach.com
YOUR Facebook Profile/Page, or one you recommend (ie; facebook.com/ADMcommunity)
http://www.mydealercoach.com
YOUR YouTube Channel, or one you recommend (ie; youtube.com/AutoDigitalMarketing)
http://www.youtube.com/m5ms
Select All DIGITAL MARKETING or DEALER WEBSITE PROVIDERS you use
Other
INTERNET LEAD Suppliers You Have Experience Using
OTHERS
DEALER MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS (DMS) You use
ADP, Reynolds ERA, Reynolds Power (UCS), Arkona, Adam, Microsoft
Used Car Inventory Management Solutions You Use
Not Applicable

Lee Harkins's ADM Blog

Service Manager on Demand

Posted on August 11, 2009 at 7:31am 0 Comments

M5 Management Services TM has created a new service for its current and future clients called Service Director on Demand TM.



What this means exactly is simple: We have fully trained service manager who understand fixed operation and have graduated from the M5 University for Dealership Professionals. These service managers have a thorough understanding of financial calculations, advanced production structure, process improvement and operations along with the support of the entire M5… Continue

What was old is new again

Posted on July 19, 2009 at 5:33pm 0 Comments

The Service Department, Not the Selling Department



Have you noticed that many, if not all, businesses are reducing their service and increasing prices in pursuit of

making more profit quickly?



When I was a younger man, I would pull into a service station to get some gas for my vehicle. You noticed I said “service” station, not gas station. I would pull to the pump and a person would come and fill my car with gas. (Usually took about $5.00 to fill the car… Continue

The M5 Team Goes Shooting Today!

Posted on June 12, 2009 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

On Friday morning the M5 Team headed to the woods today. Susan Burton went fishing. The boys headed out for a morning of intense training of firearms. Then they got to fire some rounds. The team was fully armed with a .22, .40, .45. Glock, a .22 rifle and Lee's competition pistol.



The level of skill and ability ranged from Lee Harkins, fully trained and ranked near the top in the nation in hand gun competitions. Dave Vaden has had training from Lee over the years. Steve Shaw has not… Continue

The M5 Team Goes Fishing

Posted on June 11, 2009 at 4:30pm 0 Comments

The M5 Management Team heads south for the week. Lee Harkins, Dave Vaden, Steve Shaw and Susan Burton met in Birmingham Alabama and traveled 2 hours south to Hayneville for 6 days of strategy sessions, fishing, hunting and deal making.



As of Thursday, we have had a wonderful time. Lee took the team to his hunting lodge. A 500 acre ranch out in the middle of nowhere. Susan lead the group on the Thursday morning fishing tournament. She caught a mixture of 7 Bass and Brim fish. Steve… Continue

Comment Wall (1 comment)

You need to be a member of Automotive Digital Marketing to add comments!

Join Automotive Digital Marketing

At 6:26pm on June 11, 2009,
Influencer
Steven Shaw
said…
What a fun day we had...looking forward to the shooting tomorrow. And Susan, i will win the fishing tournament...
 
 
 

ADMPC is a Network for Car Dealers, Automotive Marketing, Advertising and Management Pros sharing Digital Strategies and Execution Tactics.

Please Consider Automotive Marketing Professional Community Sponsors

ADM Badge

Loading…

Based On Your Interests...

ADM Consulting, LLC

Onsite/Offsite Combination ADM Consulting & Coaching
Select the maximum amount you want to pay each month
$USD
Sign up for

Automotive Marketing Tools

Get ADM Toolbar

Click here to take the ADM Member Survey

ADM Events

Getting too many emails from ADM? Click mailbox below to control which types of alerts and updates you are sent......


Instagram

Top Automotive Marketing Forum Discussions

1. Confirm and Cultivate Your HVA

Posted by Garry House on August 17, 2017

3. Car Buyer Myth Busters from PERQ

Posted by Ralph Paglia on October 15, 2017

4. Understanding Customer Intent

Posted by Colin Forrest on September 22, 2017

Share the Best Content w/AutoMarketing Community

© 2017   Created by Ralph Paglia.   Powered by

ADM Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service