National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Lott, Trent, 1941- (speaker), Stearns, Cliff, 1941- (speaker), Campbell, John B. T., 1955- (speaker), Green, Gene (Raymond Eugene), 1947- (speaker), Rush, Bobby L., 1946- (speaker), Davis, Scottie (speaker)
Depicts cars after Hurricane Katrina. Members of Congress look at flood damaged vehicles. Various congressmen speak on subject. Speaking in video: Sen. Trent Lott, R-Mississippi, Rep. John Campbell, R-California, Rep. Gene Green, D-Texas, Rep. Cliff Stearns, R-Florida, Rep. Bobby Rush, D-Illinois, Scottie Davis, President Virginia Automotive Recyclers Association.
Deborah M. Hopkins (pro), Marc H. Stertz (pro), William Price (pro), James Minnis (pro), Lin Peacock (pro), David Regan (pro), Michael Stanton (pro), Diane Vance (pro), National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Harter, John (reporter)
NADA News coverage of NADA Convention in Orlando. Reports on Hyundai and Toyota Dealer Franchise Meetings; new chairman William Bradshaw's speech on the challenges of coming year; Colin Powell's keynote address; first NADA convention Minority Dealer Breakfast; election of former automobile dealer, U.S. Rep. John Campbell; relief efforts for dealerships affected by Hurricane Katrina; Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez speech at NADA Washington Conference on Hurricane Katrina industry relief efforts; Federal Issues: Estate Tax Repeal; Dealer Innovation Award; Factory Focus: Audi with Johan de Nysschen, Audi Executive Vice President; International Affairs roundtable; Dealership Operations in Motion: NADA Dealer Academy; Federal Issues: CAFE Standards (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) and remarks by Arizona Sen. John McCain at NADA Washington Conference; Capitol Insider: Massachusetts Dealers meeting with Rep. Michael Capuano; NADA Career Week; and dealer takeaways from convention.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Harter, John (reporter), Kain, Jack (speaker), Abagnale, Frank W., 1948- (speaker)
NADA News coverage of NADA Convention in Orlando. Reports on General Motors, Ford, Chrysler, and BMW Dealer Franchise Meetings; NADA Century Award; NADA anti-title fraud legislation initiative in the wake of Hurricane Katrina; Bob Israel speech at NADA Washington Conference on automobile dealership resiliency after Hurrican Katrina; inspirational speaker Frank Abagnale; Capitol Insider: North Carolina Dealers visit Sen. Richard Burr; Exhibitor Spotlight: Carfax; Factory Focus: Hyundai featuring Mark Barnes, Vice President, National Sales Hyundai Motor America; International Affairs: interviews with foreign visitors to convention; Capitol Insider: West Virginia Dealers visit Rep. Shelley Moore Capito; Federal Issues: NADA Backs Elimination of Vicarious Liability Laws; Exhibitor Spotlight: eLEAD CRM; Dealership Operations in Motion: NADA 20 Mazda dealers meeting; Exhibitor Spotlight: AutoTrader; Legal & Regulatory Affairs in Motion: Federal Regulatory Outreach Pavilion at the convention; Dealer Attitude Survey as it relates to Chrysler; Exhibitor Spotlight: JM&A Group; Used Car Market report from Manheim Chief Economist Tom Webb; Dealership Operations in Motion: NADA 20 Group Dealer Academy; NADA Career Week event at Willis Chevrolet in Smyrna, Delaware; exhibition floor visitor interviews; Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) booth on exhibition floor; and NADA Charitable Foundation Hurricane Katrina relief efforts at convention.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Rondinaro, Steve (reporter)
Show 1, NADA-TV news coverage of convention in Las Vegas. Includes reports on Chairman William Bradshaw's welcoming message; interviews with visitors to exposition; NADA Board of Directors meeting with focus on safety; 2006 NADA activity highlights; William Bradshaw's message to manufacturers during speech to Detroit Automotive Press Association; Lifeline for Profits consulting initiative; Total Loss disclosure legislation to offer consumer protection from flood-damaged vehicles; Legal & Regulatory Affairs: The FACT Act & Identity Theft; Career Month: Atlanta event at Metro Atlanta Auto Dealers Association Training Facility; Boost for Safety campaign for child safety; NADA dealer academy; Capitol Hill Outlook 2007; Detroit Auto Show: General Motors message for dealers; Legal & Regulatory Affairs: paint and body shops compliance with exposure limit regulations on Hexavalent Chromium; USA Today Dealer Innovation Award; Federal Regulatory Outreach pavilion at convention; Capitol Insider: Florida Dealers meet with Sen. Mel Martinez at NADA Washington Conference; and Capitol Achievement Award presented to Bert Allen.