Plans Client Advisory Meeting in Conjunction with Fall Owners'
owners will gather in early October for the group's Fall Owners'
Summit, and for the first time in a decade will hold a structured
Client Advisory Meeting with a newly selected group of executives
from the national remarketing community.
auctions across the country are seeing an influx of vehicles from
our commercial consignors this year, so it made sense for us to
convene a more formally-structured meeting with representatives from
those accounts to drill down into a few key areas that affect the
remarketing process," said Pierre Pons, ServNet's CEO.
"Topping our agenda for this
meeting is an
examination of the operational issues that balance process
efficiency with maximizing asset values."
explains that instituting a Client Advisory Session was championed
by ServNet's President-elect, Eric Autenrieth, co-owner of two
auctions in the group: Indiana Auto Auction and Carolina Auto
Auction. Autenrieth will take over the President's gavel from Kevin
Brown (Missouri Auto Auction) at this same session.
independent auctions, our primary focus is refining the logistics
involved in storing, transporting, reconditioning and of course -
SELLING - the vehicles consigned to our auctions, all the while
exposing them to the broadest market in order to achieve these
increased resale values for our consignors," said Autenrieth.
"Our goal for the Client
Advisory Session is to identify meaningful and actionable ways to
bolster the remarketing processes for our customers."
from 17 of the country's leading remarketers will meet with the
ServNet owners and executive board
at the Client Advisory Session in October. The group will include
Van Humphrey (1st Investors), Jason Alba (Ally Financial), Chris
Clark (ARI), Greg Thibault and Mark Zurales (Avis/Budget), Scott
France (Cap Rock), Terry Groves (Consolidated Asset Recovery), Mike
Scott (Consumer Portfolio Services)Dan Powers (Donlen), Mike
Bohannon (Exeter Financial), Jarrod Nawojski (Fiserv), Evert
Asbridge and James Crocker (Merchants Fleet Management), Will
Sargent (Regional Acceptance), Brent Huisman (Santander/Chrysler
Capital), Bruce McGeorge (Select Remarketing), Mike Reid (Toyota),
Scott Mousaw (UACC), and Bill Walters (Westlake Financial).
Client Advisory Meeting in October is an exciting new element in
ongoing efforts to build relationships, enhance communications and
maximize results for our
customers," said Kevin Brown, ServNet's current President and
owner of Missouri Auto Auction. "Identifying, implementing and
refining best practices is an ongoing process that stands at the
core of the ServNet auction owners' commitment to providing superior
service to its customers. We expect that the Client Advisory Session
will significantly enhance that process, and will lead to even
greater success for our national accounts at the auction
ServNet Auction Group is a network of America's best strategically
located independently-owned wholesale auto auctions. Since 1988,
ServNet member auctions have been working together to provide a full
range of remarketing services to its customers, including the best
auctioneers, inspections, reconditioning, transportation assistance
and inventory financing. The ServNet Auction Group is managed by TPC
Management with headquarters in Franklin, TN.
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