Car rental agency

An auction panel to make sense of the industry’s short-term and long-term outlook – Remarketing

The Automotive Remarketing Conference will feature a panel of experts on current and future challenges in the auction industry. (Left to right): Moderator Charlie Vogelheim, R. Charles Nichols, President of BSC American and President of the National Auto Auction Association; John Hammer, President of ADESA and Chief Commercial Officer of KAR Global; Cam Hitchcock, Group CEO XLerate; and Grace Huang, president of Manheim.

Photo collage: Panelist companies / Bobit

With all the industry changes and global blowouts of 2020-2022, how do auctions now navigate this otherworldly market terrain? As if the evolution of digital marketplaces weren’t enough, auctions are now facing a critical array of circumstances that temporarily and permanently alter the way business is done, online and on-site.

To help attendees better understand, a panel discussion will be held during the 2022 Automotive Remarketing Conference on Thursday, March 24 at 9:45 a.m. featuring: Grace Huang, President of Manheim; John Hammer, President of ADESA and Chief Commercial Officer of KAR Global; R. Charles Nichols, president of BSC American and president of the National Auto Auction Association; and Cam Hitchcock, CEO of XLerate Group.

CAR, co-produced with the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance, will be held March 22-24 at Caesars Las Vegas. AGENDA HERE.

“The remarketing industry has seen unprecedented challenges and change over the past few years,” said Charlie Vogelheim, panel moderator and CAR emcee. “Through it all, the auction industry has adapted and implemented new practices while accelerating the implementation of digital tools.”

Attendees will want to watch this keynote as these leaders explain what innovations they will keep and where they envision continued transformation in the near and long term, Vogelheim added.


Originally posted on Vehicle Remarketing