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UDS Wins DCAs for F&I and Compliance Training

CLEARWATER, Fla. — United Development Systems Inc. (UDS) has been named the Diamond award winner for F&I Training and Platinum award winner for Compliance Training in the 2018 Dealers’ Choice Awards, sponsored by Auto Dealer Today. 2018 marks the 14th consecutive year UDS has ranked among the top providers in the F&I Training category. “We are always looking to upgrade our deliverables and continue to do that with the recent additions of John Tabar, director of training, and our proprietary e-Learning platform,” said Randy Crisorio, president and CEO of UDS, which also features live monthly training ... Read More »

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USEA Earns Top Industry Award for Fourth Straight Year

ORLANDO, Fla. — US Equity Advantage (USEA) has received the top-ranked Diamond award in Auto Dealer Today’s 2018 Dealers’ Choice Awards program, which recognizes the industry’s best product and service providers. It is USEA’s fourth consecutive top ranking in the six years since biweekly payments was added as an award category. The company also earned the second-place Platinum award in 2014. “Congratulations to US Equity Advantage for their fourth consecutive Diamond award in the biweekly payments category. To have earned that level of recognition from dealers is an extraordinary achievement,” said Auto Dealer Today’s associate publisher, Tariq ... Read More »

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ADT Announces Winners of 2018 Dealers’ Choice Awards

TORRANCE, Calif. — The publishers of Auto Dealer Today have announced the winners of the 14th annual Dealers’ Choice Awards. The awards are based on a survey open to dealers and dealership personnel throughout the month of May. This year’s program includes a total of 100 first-place Diamond, second-place Platinum, and third-place Gold awards for 70 winners. Each voter was tasked with entering a write-in vote in at least five of 34 categories and scoring their vendors, suppliers, and finance sources on quality, value, customer service, and whether they would recommend the company to another dealer. Representatives ... Read More »

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Portfolio Again Recognized with Top Ranking in the Annual Dealers’ Choice Awards

Lake Forest, Calif. – Portfolio, one of the nation’s leading reinsurance program managers for automotive dealers, has been voted for the 11th consecutive year as a top provider of Vehicle Service Contract Reinsurance in the annual Dealers’ Choice Awards national survey sponsored by Auto Dealer Today magazine. Portfolio earned this year’s first place Diamond award, its 4th Diamond in the past 5 years. “We strive every day to be the most dealer-centered company in the F&I business,” commented Brent Griggs, President and CEO of Portfolio. “This year’s award shows that we are meeting our dealer ... Read More » Tags: ,

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SouthwestRe Wins Second Straight Gold Award for Service Contract Reinsurance

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — SouthwestRe Reinsure Inc. (SouthwestRe) has been awarded the 2018 Dealers’ Choice Gold Award for Service Contract Reinsurance. This marks the second year in a row that SouthwestRe has won this prestigious award. The Dealers’ Choice awards are determined by a survey sent to readers of Auto Dealer Today and F&I and Showroom magazines. Voting was open solely to dealers and dealership personnel. “All of us at SouthwestRe are very grateful to everyone who voted once again to recognize the enormous value of SouthwestRe’s reinsurance programs,” said Eddie Eckert, president of SouthwestRe. “Clearly, an annual trend is ... Read More » Tags: ,

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Dealers’ Choice Awards Voting Ends Today

TORRANCE, Calif. — Voting for the 2018 Dealers’ Choice Awards ends tonight, the publishers of Auto Dealer Today announced. The survey will remain open until midnight Eastern time. This year’s survey includes 34 categories. Each voter must manually enter their industry partners’ company names for each category, and each voter must complete five categories for their votes to register. Voters are also asked to score the companies they recognize on the quality of the product or service they deliver, customer service, value for money spent, and whether they would recommend the company to another dealer. Dealers are encouraged to ... Read More »

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