ASTN report on President Clinton's new economic plans and its possible effect on car dealers. Interview with NADA president Frank McCarthy about legislation related to taxes and the environment. Reports on man scamming people out of used cars; Mazda management changes; Ford recalls; Ford minivans (Winstar).
National Automobile Dealers Association (originator), Charbenneau, Don (spk), Gilman, Ramsey (spk)
Coverage of general session 1998 NADA convention in New Orleans, Louisiana. Convention chairperson Don Charbenneau introduces opening ceremony and introduces Ramsey Gilman, NADA Chairman 1997. Gilman introduces 1997 NADA Executive Committee and speaks to session about the actions of DEAC (Dealers Election Action Committee) and the issues NADA confronted during 1997, such as LIFO (last-in, first-out) tax reform and CAFE (Corporate Average Fuel Economy) standards.
ASTN News coverage of the NADA convention hosted by Suzette Chaires. Transition of NADA presidents; accomplishments of outgoing president Jim Lust; Chrysler's image and 1996 models; Hyundai new model prices.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Fitzwater, Marlin (speaker), Matalin, Mary (interviewee)
Opens with Frank McCarthy taking pictures/talking with political consultant, Mary Matalin. NADA Signage. Conference begins, host Frank McCarthy introduces Marlin Fitzwater, White House Press Secretary for Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush. Fitzwater speaks for remainder of tape. Conference took place at the Capital Hilton.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Holtz, Lou (speaker)
Automotive Satellite Television Network program on 1993 NADA convention in New Orleans, LA Day #3, hosted by Suzette Chaires. Interview with 1992 NADA President Jim Lust. Report on Notre Dame football coach Lou Holtz speaking at the NADA Sunday Inspirational Service.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Stempel, Robert C. (speaker)
Visitors Television Network Program on NADA convention 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, hosted by Peter Hackes and Charlotte Nichols. A look at some vendors on the exhibit floor. Interview with Frank McCarthy, Executive Vice President, NADA about the year ahead. Interview with Mark Singelton, President of COIN, Inc. Charlotte interviews Tom Webb, Chief Economist of NADA with his economic forecast. Bob Nagel, head of Sales Certification at NADA, discusses how the program will work. Charlotte talks to Clark Vitulli, Senior Vice President, C.O.O. of Mazda about their opportunities in the coming months. A report on the opening session of the NADA convention, with remarks by Ray Green 1990 NADA President on the luxury tax and the new sales certification program. Speaker Robert S. Stempel, Chairman of General Motors commented on new sales opportunities.
Visitors Television Network Program on NADA convention 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, hosted by Peter Hackes and Charlotte Nichols. Charlotte interviews 1990 Convention Chairman Bob Maguire. A look at the convention floor and an interview with Gary Heimes, Director, NADA, Convention and Expo. Peter interviews Ray Green, 1990 NADA President. A video on tourism from Atlanta Convention and Visitors Bureau. Interview with Roland Doane, Regional Sales Director, Glaval about their conversion van products and new opportunities for dealers. Hugh Quinn from Newspaper Advertising bureau discusses winning auto dealer advertisements. Peter talks about legislative issues with Peter Greene, Executive Director of Legislative Affairs for NADA. Charlotte talks to Mark Miller, Chairman of the Dealership Operating Committee about Trackmate. Peter interviews the immediate past president of NADA, Ron Tonkin, Project 2000 Chairman.
ASTN News coverage of the NADA convention in New Orleans hosted by Suzette Chaires; interview with dealers on the convention floor; business prospects for 1993; outgoing NADA president Richard Strauss; workshop about one price selling.
Program produced for Day 3 of NADA convention 1997 by Automotive News hosted by Leslie Carde. Interviews with Roy Roberts (Pontiac), Rick Waggoner (General Motors), Robert Rewey (Ford) and Charles Hughes (Land Rover) about the future of the auto industry. Reports on conversion vehicle production, the importance of after market sales, survey, the NADA member services booth, awards for best auto dealer commercials and a Sunday seminar on advertising. Editorial by Edward Lapham. Also, reports on some exhibitors on the exhibit floor, diversity within the NADA and the luxury tax, Interview with Ramsay Gillman, NADA President 1997, Chrysler's exhibit at Minnesota's Mall of America, including a Jeep simulator, Bill Gilliland, dealer from Amarillo, Texas, who took his dealership public, Autobytel, an online used car selling tool and an auction held on the expo floor whose proceeds went to Make a Wish Foundation and MADD. Edward Lapham interviews staff reporter Kathy Jackson about this year's convention. Lastly, parties and booth incentives at the convention.
Visitors Television Network Program on NADA convention 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, hosted by Peter Hackes and Charlotte Nichols. Charlotte tours the exhibit floor and looks at some different vendors. Peter talks to J.E. Reilly, Chairman of American Isuzu Motors, about the year ahead. An interview with Lloyd E. Reuss, President General Motors Corp. about the end of the recession. Interview with Lynn Weaver, Editor of NADA Used Car Guide, about new automated service and Peter interviews Tom Klipstine, Director of GMC Trucks, about changing use of trucks in the market and the new Cyclone product. Lawrence Norjean from the Radio Advertising Bureau announces the Chassis award winner. Ari Kahan, President of the Mexico Auto Dealers Association, explains his organization and its similarities to NADA. Hans Hungerland President, Volkswagen of America, talks about their business and advertising campaign. Peter talks to John Rickus, President of the Motor Trades Association of Australia, discusses the Australian economy and outlook for the new year. Ross Roberts, Vice President of Ford, Lincoln Mercury Division talks about the outlook for the new year and new models. Donald W. Hudler, Vice President of Sales, Service, Marketing, Saturn talks about why he thinks the Saturn vehicle has done well in the marketplace. Report on the conclusion of the general session with remarks from 1991 NADA President Frank R. Anderson Jr.
Visitors Television Network Program on NADA convention 1991 in Atlanta, Georgia, hosted by Peter Hackes and Charlotte Nichols. A look at service vendors on the exhibit floor. Charlotte talks to Thomas R. Gibson, President and C.E.O. of Subaru America, about effects of merger with Japan. A report on the Sunday Inspirational Service, with remarks by keynote speaker Dr. Robert H. Schuller. Dick O' Donnel Vice President of Auto Marketing, TV Bureau of Advertising with Advertising Award winners. An interview with John O. Grettenberger, Vice President General Motors, Cadillac Division about the award they received this year and new models about to come out. Charlotte talks to dealers on the floor about what they're doing in the lean economic times to stay strong. Peter talks to Harold "Red" Poling, C.E.O. of the Ford Motor Company about his forecast for the economy. Interview with the Time Magazine Quality Dealer Award winner Jack G. Krenzen.
National Automobile Dealers Association (sponsor), Schwarzkopf, H. Norman, 1934-2012 (speaker)
Visitors Television Network Program on NADA 1992 in Dallas, Texas hosted by Peter Hackes and Karin Kelly. Peter takes a look at some different vendors on the exhibit floor. Karin interviews representatives from French CNPA, Jean Puijalon and Jean Pierre Henaut, Vice President, CNPA. Interview with Mike Losh, General Manager, Oldsmobile Division on outlook for economy. Tom Gibson, President of Subaru of America on advertising and sales for Subaru. Peter asks vendors how the convention was for them this year. Installation of Automotive Hall of Fame inductees and interview with Michael Carey, originator of the Time Magazine Quality Dealer Award. Interview with Bud Brooks, Public Affairs Committee, about the Milestone Awards given at the Indy 500. An interview with Frank McCarthy, Executive Vice President of NADA. Laurel and Hardy impersonators work the convention floor. Report on the closing session and remarks of Dick Strauss, 1992 NADA President and speaker, General H. Norman Schwarzkopf.
Peter Hackes and Leslie Carde host this VTN program covering the fifth day of the 1993 NADA convention in New Orleans, LA. Reports on the workshop featuring former NFL football coach Joe Gibbs, Interviews with Edsel Ford, President Ford Credit and Dave Humphreys, President, RVIA. A report on women and car buying, interview with Alex Trotman, President, Ford Automotive Group; Bill Hoglund, Executive Vice President, General Motors; Edward Mertz, General Manager, Buick Motor Division. Report on workshop with Frank Meeks, President Dominos Pizza, Interview with Rick Lepley, Mitsubishi and John Rock, General Manager, Oldsmobile. Lastly, a report on the closing session with Jim Lust and former Prime Minister of Great Britain, Margaret Thatcher.
Visitors Television Network Program on Day Three of NADA 1992 in Dallas, Texas hosted by Peter Hackes and Karin Kelly. A look at vendors on the exhibit floor. An interview with Dick Strauss, 1992 NADA President. A report on the Sunday Inspirational Service with speaker Zig Zigler. An interview about new products in 1992 with Lloyd Reuss, President of General Motors. Karin Kelly interviews Dick O'Donnell about awards for best advertising. Interview with Phillip E. Benton, Jr. of Ford about recession and market recovery. Peter interviews Gary Cowell, President of FADA, Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations of Canada. A report on a salesperson certification program with Robert W. Nagel. A look at the Hummer with Sue Carney from AM General. Interview with Clark Vitulli from Mazda about new models.
Automotive Satellite Television Network presents the 1991 NADA convention in Atlanta, Georgia. Dick interviews Margo Parker, Director Civic Involvement Program, General Motors. Dick and Owen interview Ron Hudler, EDS Vice President discuss the Pulseat program and EDS's role. A list of all the nominees for Time Magazine Quality Dealer Award. Introduction of finalists for TMQDA and Jack Krenzen, Duluth, Minnesota receives award. Ray Green introduces keynote speaker, Chairman of General Motors, Robert Stempel. Brief video is shown. Stempel delivers remarks. Owen and Dick sum up the first day's events and common themes, technology and communication.
Automotive Satellite Television Network program on 1993 NADA convention in New Orleans, LA hosted by Suzette Chaires. Reports on remarks by 1993 President Bill Lust, Ford plans to add more minority owners, Big 3 Automakers will not file complaint with commerce department on foreign prices, Land Rover does not want reclassification of vehicles to trucks,