Professional Community for Car Dealers, Marketing, Advertising and Sales Leaders
For the second year in a row, TrueCar, the leading provider of a hassle-free car buying experience for consumers and dealers, is awarding ten dealer professionals with a scholarship to attend the AutoCon 2013 automotive education conference this fall. AutoCon 2013 will take place September 4-6 at the beautiful Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
TrueCar has reinforced their commitment to professional education for dealers with these generous scholarship awards. The scholarship to attend AutoCon also includes complimentary registration for the event, hotel stay and travel stipends.
The ten TrueCar scholarship recipients are:
· Jim Overbey, Internet Sales Manager atToyota of Kings Port
· Jason Mitchell, Internet Manager at Classic Southeast Texas
· Daniel Tegeder, Sales Manager at Eastbrook Motors
· Ryan Everson, Digital Marketing Directo at Rightway Automotive
· Daniel Able, Internet Director at Stokes Automotive Group
· Chris Ramey, Internet Sales Manager at Dirito Brothers VW Nissan
· Cathy Nisbit, Social Media Manager at Harry Robinson Buick GMC
· Alyssa Siffty, Social Media Manager at Harry Robinson Buick GMC
· Stephen Poulin, Social Media Manager at Acton Toyota
· Amanda Marsal, Internet Manager, Coyle Chevrolet
“As consumer behavior continues to shift, ongoing education is critical to delivering a more user-friendly experience between dealers and cons
umers,” said Ken Potter, Vice President of Dealer Development for TrueCar. “TrueCar congratulates our scholarship recipients on their commitment to education.”
AutoCon is an extension of the widely popular Automotive Digital Marketing Community (ADM) created by Ralph Paglia and the industry’s largest automotive social networking site, DealerElite.com, created by Chris Saraceno and Mike Myers. During the conference, these communities, which boast thousands of members, will move their online conversations, education and discussions to an educational conference format.
AutoCon 2013 is being produced by First Class Educators (FCE), a leading event planning company whose events have earned the highest dealer and supplier ratings in the automotive industry.
For more information or to register for the conference, please visit http://www.autocon2013.com.
TrueCar, Inc., headquartered in Santa Monica, Calif., with offices in Santa Barbara, Calif., San Francisco, Calif., and Austin, Texas, is an automotive pricing information and analysis company that creates a better buying experience for dealers and consumers. As an online publisher of unbiased new and used car transaction data, TrueCar.com provides price reports that empower dealers and consumers to agree on the parameters of a fair deal by supplying a transparent, simple understanding of what others recently paid for similarly-equipped new cars in their geographic area. TrueCar also owns ALG, the benchmark for vehicle value information to the automotive industry and has been fore
casting residual values for nearly 50 years in both the U.S. and Canadian markets.
TrueCar is a data-driven company that sources, compiles, and analyzes car-buying information unlike anybody in the industry. This is why, since its founding in 2005, TrueCar dealer partners have sold more than 800,000 vehicles across the country. Its national network of more than 6,000 Certified Dealers is committed to provide no-hassle pricing for some of the country’s largest membership and service organizations, including American Express, AAA, USAA and Consumer Reports that collectively represent more than one million monthly in-market customers.