Ciccolo, Ray (spk), National Automobile Dealers Association (spn)
Auto dealer Ray Ciccolo at podium at NADA convention 2011. Ciccolo recounts his early life and entry into the automobile dealership industry before speaking about the benefit of good will, charity, civic non-profit activity, and community outreach to marketing a dealership. Ciccolo discusses a number of organizations he is involved with including the Lexington Educational Foundation, Keys to Success program, Global Smile Foundation, Alliance for Children, Birthday Wishes, and a 5K to benefit Multiple Sclerosis charities. He also provides a list of suggestions for how dealerships can become involved in charity.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Rondinaro, Steve (reporter), Burdo, Michelle (reporter), Spiropoulos, John (reporter), Kelly, Mark E. (speaker)
NADA-TV news coverage of Day 3 of convention in Orlando. Reports on Dealer Franchise Meetings for Ford, Chevrolet, Chrysler; Inspirational Speaker: Captain Mark Kelly, astronaut and husband of Gabrielle Giffords; Time Dealer of the Year Award; Charity Auction held for NADA Charitable Foundation; Exibitor Spotlight: TD Auto Finance; Capitol Insider: New Hamphire and Delaware Dealers; Dealer Attitude Survey; Exibitor Spotlight: Allstate Dealer Services; Commercial Truck of the Year; American Truck Dealers speech by Bob Costello; Federal Issues: potential repeal of LIFO accounting method; Hurricane Sandy relief checks by NADA Charitable Foundation; Capitol Insider: North Dakota Dealers; Orlando convention Sights & Sounds.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Rondinaro, Steve (reporter), Wade, Stephen (speaker), Marchionne, Sergio, 1952- (speaker), Treadway, Kyle (speaker), Daum, Martin (speaker)
Show 2, NADA-TV news coverage of 2012 convention in Las Vegas. Reports on results of Factory Image Programs study; NADA Chairman Stephen Wade's speech on Factory Image study; expo floor opening walk through with stops at Ford, Toyota, General Motors, and Chrysler exhibits; Time Dealer of the Year; Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne state of the industry speech; Capital Insider: Pennsylvania Rep. Mike Kelly meeting with NADA Government Affairs Committee; special report on NADA Charitable Foundation dealers financial incentive program to promote road safety; NADA University All-Stars; NADA Appraisal PRO; Capitol Insider: John Boehner at NADA Washington Conference; NADA Women Dealers Breakfast; 2012 Auto Sales Forecast; American Truck Dealers (ATD) convention; ATD Chairman Kyle Treadway on issues and opportunities facing truck dealers in today's economy; ATD Truck Dealer of the Year; Daimler Trucks North America CEO Martin Daum's speech; Grass Roots: Rep. Scott Tipton visits dealership at Glenwood Springs, Colorado; and NADA Charitable Foundation Wounded Veterans Initiative.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Rondinaro, Steve (reporter), Spiropoulos, John (reporter), LaHood, Ray, 1945- (speaker)
NADA-TV coverage February 12 & 13, 2010 at Orlando convention (#1 Fri/Sat). Coverage begins with a convention welcome message by John McEleney, NADA chairman. Coverage includes an extended segment on NADA's response to the 2008 financial crisis, including a timeline of events through the end of 2009, details on NADA's preferred legislative and regulatory plan, the actions of regulatory and legislative team assembled by NADA, and temporary changes made to the Small Business Administration loan program. Also included are reports on automobile dealers' contribution to the 2010 Haiti earthquake relief efforts, the events leading up to the passing of the Automobile Dealer Economic Rights Restoration Act of 2009, and the success of the Cash 4 Clunkers program.
Entertainment (Andrew Sisters tribute), Rocco Fiorentino, Brian Hamilton, Congressman Vern Buchanan, Andrew McEleney, John McEleney, Volkswagen Stefan Jacoby, Time Magazine Dealers of the Year, Phil Brady & Mike Jackson.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Rondinaro, Steve (reporter), Ralston, Aron (speaker)
Show 3, NADA-TV news coverage of 2012 convention in Las Vegas. Reports on Dealer Franchise Meetings with Ford, Chevrolet, Chrysler, and Volkswagen; Aron Ralston's inspirational talk; Adesa charity auction of a Harley-Davidson motorcycle; NADA University All-Stars; 2012 Used Car Outlook; Alabama Rep. Terri Sewell at NADA Washington conference; NADA public affairs and industry relations; Capitol Insider: Colorado Rep. Cory Gardner visit with NADA Government Affairs Committee; Nevada Rep. Mark Amidei visit to Las Vegas NADA convention; Capitol Insider: Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski at NADA Washington conference; ATD Commercial Truck of the Year; ATD Academy; and Time Dealer of the Year reception.
Bush, Jeb (spk), National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), McConnell, Forrest (interviewer)
During his "Engage" speech, Jeb Bush focuses on the need to restore fair and free opportunity in the United States, which is the mission of his Right to Rise Leadership PAC. 2014 NADA Chairman Forrest McConnell interviews Bush at end of speech.
Clinton, Hillary Rodham (spk), National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), McConnell, Forrest (speaker), Roberts, Desmond (speaker), Westcott, David (speaker)
Third day General Session of 2014 NADA convention in New Orleans. Session begins with music performance by Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band. Hosted by NADA Convention Chairman Desmond Roberts, session includes video montage of highlights from the convention, awards presentation for convention booths, 2014 NADA Chairman Forrest McConnell, III introductory video and speech, video on NADA's role in dealerships featuring Penske Automotive Group, and introduction of the 2014 NADA Executive Committee. NADA Director Jack Caldwell of Conway, Arkansas introduces featured speaker, Former Senator and Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton. Clinton speaks on the role of automobile dealers in their communities and the role of the automobile industry in international relations and in driving economic recovery. After the speech, Clinton is interviewed by 2013 NADA Chairman David W. Westcott.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Sykora, Annette (speaker), Martinez, J. R. (Jose Rene), 1983- (speaker)
Annual inspirational service held during Day 2 of NADA 2014 Convention in New Orleans. Service includes music from American Military Spouses Choir. NADA Past Chairman, Annette Sykora speaks of her personal experience, the actions of her family's dealership, and relief efforts after the West Fertilizer Company explosion in West, Texas in 2013. Featured speaker is J. R. Martinez, motivational speaker and army veteran, who speaks about life goals and the willingness to adapt.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Ally Financial (sponsor), Carpenter, Michael (speaker), Bertsch, Donovan (speaker)
At the 2015 NADA Convention, NADA Board of Directors member Donovan Bertsch introduces CEO of ALLY Financial, Mike Carpenter, who gives an overview of the sponsor's role in the award. This is followed by the presentation of Time Magazine Dealer of the Year Award nominees and finalists. Andy Crews of Manchester, New Hampshire, is announced to be the winner of the 2015 Time Dealer of the Year.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Fox, William C. (speaker)
After asking the audience when was the best time in history to be in the retail automotive industry, Chairman Fox states that the answer is the present and gives an overview of the current state of the automobile industry in the United States, arguing that the automobile dealer will continue to play a critical role in the industry in the future.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), McConnell, Forrest (speaker)
Forrest McConnell's "Engage" speech emphasizes the need to have a positive perspective in life. He provides two examples of automobile dealers' success stories and speaks of the role NADA plays in filtering out negative issues in the work of an automobile dealer. Speech features a short video of a driver racing a 1965 Ford Mustang.
NADA 2011 convention in San Francisco, California. Session begins with entertainment portion, Figaro, a four person opera singing group. Convention Chairman Jack Caldwell opens session. NADA Chairman Ed Tonkin hands gavel over to Stephen Wade. Wade speaks and introduces 2011 Executive Committee. President Phil Brady introduces keynote speaker Condoleezza Rice.