Professional Community for Automotive Marketers, Car Dealers, OEM and Suppliers
A lot is written and talked about concerning what to be thankful for during Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's. I'd like to add some simplest words to thank Ralph Paglia for developing and hosting this place for meeting all my friends and for so much learning and discussion. Thank you so much, Ralph.
And also to thank all my friends here and folks I read here. The "car business" draws so many good people because it HAS to in order to really survive and flourish. You are the best of the best, toughest of the tough, and you've made this Christmas especially good for me. I needed that, though you had no idea, and that's what made it better.
It runs a risk to list people's names, as inevitably you leave someone out. However, a shout-out to Dr. E, Jae Chang, Nancy Simmons, Manny Luna, Ken Beam, Fran Taylor, Stan Sher, Jim Ziegler, Tom Gorham, Joe Webb, Scott Falcone, Jim Kristoff, Kathi Kruse, Jim Radogna, Jason Manning, and of course the highest standard in the land, Thomas Kelly.
To all those, and to those I didn't list because I'm aging into some forgetfulness that I hope you can forgive, and finally to all those who participate or just lurk ADM :), from me, Keith Shetterly, to you: