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IARA Remarketing Industry Awards & Certifications

CIRCLE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD

Awarded to the individual who has clearly demonstrated outstanding contributions to the betterment of our society and to the remarketing industry. This individual is universally recognized for his or her significant contributions. The Circle of Excellence Award is generally presented at the IARA Spring Meeting (currently i conjunction with the CAR Conference).

2019 - Levi McCoy

2018 - Linda Silverstein 
2017 - Tony Moorby
2016 - Bob Rauschenberg
2015 - Tom Adams
2014 - Henry Stanley
2013 - Matt Marks
2012 - Virgil Matczak
2011 - Frank Grochal, ARI
2010 - Stuart Angert
2009 - David Power
2008 - Ed Bobit
2007 - Warren Young
2006 - Jim Frank
2005 - Mike Hockett
2004 - Mike Richardson
2003 - Jim Moran

REMARKETING INDUSTRY RECOGNITION AWARD

Special recognition for an individuals one-time outstanding contributions to the remarketing industry, or to his or her community. Notable contributions being unusual in nature or content deserving of a recognition for an extra service or event. Individuals are eligible from all remarketing associated companies. The award may be presented at any regularly scheduled IARA meeting but is generally presented at the IARA Summer Roundtable conference.

2019 Lynn Weaver
2018  Chuck Novince 
2017   David Andrews
2016 - Steve Macaluso, John Paonessa, and Lisa Scott
2015 - Dave Langley
2014 - Mike Reid                        
2013 - Mike Pitcher 
2012 - Blaine Vaszily, Southeast Toyota Finance
2011 - Paul Seger, GE Capital
2010 - Dan Heinrich, AmeriCredit
2009 - Scott France, Triad Financial
2008 - Diane Barton
2007 - Steve Houston
2006 - Layne Weber
2005 - Scott Kolb
2004 - Charlie Vogelheim
2003 - Jim Yates and Larry Brasher

CERTIFIED AUTOMOTIVE REMARKETERS (CAR)

2019 - John Paonessa (Canadian Certified) - GM Financial Canada
2019 - Xavier Kleinermann (Candadian Certified)
                   - Honda Financial  Sevices Canada
2019 - Paul McDonald - GM Financial
2019 - Nikki Liebler - Auction Academy
2019 - Steve Nolan - ARI
2019 - David Abbatomarco - GM Financial
2019 - Daniel Elliott - DAA Northwest
2019 - Kevin Ortega -  GM Financial
2019 - Kevin Mitchell - Auction Academy 
2019 -Trevor Schroerlucke - Auction Academy
2019 - John Capecci - Auction Academy
2019 - Mohammad Alqam - Donlen Corp
2019 - Lauren Stuart - BSC America Bel Air Auto Auction
2019 - Doug Turner - JD Byrider
2019 - Brandon Yerbich - GM Financial
2019 - Robert Maull - Manheim
2019 - Brian Cayle - Wheels
2019 - Richard Pasta (Canadian Certified) - CARFAX Canada
2019 - Phillip Etefia - Auction Academy
2019 - Todd Ritza (Canadian Certified) - North Toronto Auction
2019 - Matt Alombro - Auction Academy
2019 - Mike Foster (Canadian Certified) - CARFAX Canada 
2019 - Brian McIntyre (Canadian Certified) - Hyundai Capital Canada
2019 - Nicole Guiles - GM Financial
2019 - Jeffery Cook -  Credit Acceptance
2019 - Anthony Rotsart - Auction Academy
2019 - Dylan Hammonds - Auction Academy 
2019 - Chelsea Fox - GM Financial
2018 - Tenesha Long, Credit Acceptance
2018 - Barry Merwin, Grand Rapids Auto Auction
2018 - Amy Fisher, GM Financial 
2018 - Robert Reed, GM Financial
2018 -  Dennis Gonio, Emkay
2018 - Hermeregildo Rangel
2018 - John Yungwirth, GM Financial
2018 - Larry Chestnut, GM Financial
2018 - Mitzi VanVoorhis, Auction Academy
2018 - Benjamin Caffee, Auction Academy
2018 - Brandon Sadlowski, Auction Academy
2018 - Brandon Walston, Auction Academy
2018 - Jason Miller, Auction Academy
2018 - Patrick Sellers, Auction Academy
2018 - Chad Bailey, Akron Auto Auction 
2018 - Colin McConkey, Auction Academy
2018 - Mike Waseity, Auction Academy
2018 - Sarah Bannister, Mannheim 
2018 - Tommy Rogers, BSC America
2018 - Erica Kompier, Grand Rapids Auto auction
2018 - Drew Myers, Auction Academy
2018 - Jeff Young, GM Financial
2018 - Matt Fetter, Auction Academy
2018 - Christina Shepard, Auction Academy
2018 - Katey Stearns, Auction Academy
2018 - Michael Ray, Auction Academy
2018 - Lisa Franz, Auction Academy
2018 - Maria Acuna, Auction Academy
2018 -Tyler Bowman, GM Financial
2018 - Jacob Warren, Auction Academy 
2018 - Sandra Vock, Credit Acceptance
2018 - Keith Nichols GM Financial
2018 - Ray Vickers, Farmington New Mexico Auction
2018 - Ron Cantrell, Superior Auto Auction
2018 - Matt Coluzzi, ARI 
2017 - Mike Obrien, GM Financial
2017 - Amit Mahajan, ADESA
2017 - Penny Wanna, TPC Management
2017 - Alex Luers, GM Financial
2017 - Andy Milton, GM Financial
2017 - Doug Quigley, GM Financial
2017 - Ron Schorr GM Financial
2017 - Christian Coggan, ARI
2017 - Michael McCollum, Louisiana's 1st Choice Auto Auction
2017 - Toby Schulz, GM Financial
2017 - Nick Meier, Dealer Auto Auction of the Rockies
2017 - Tony Markel, Credit Acceptance
2017 - Lee Turner, GM Financial
2017 - Richard Kutchuk, GM Financial
2017 - Jodie Plaunt, Grand Rapids Auto Auction
2017 - Dean King, GM Financial
2017 - Jeremy Matkin, GM Financial
2017 - Craig Hover, GM Financial
2017 - Steve Coulman, Manheim Canada
2017 - Michael Warren, ARIl
2017 - Robby Ellis, GM Financial
2017 - Chris Clarke, ARI
2016 - Barry Stolle, GM Financial
2016 - John Sullivan, GM Financial
2016 - Alan Massey, Manheim
2016 - Eric Autenrieth, Indiana AA
2016 - Holly Callan, Corry ADE
2016 - John Kleinman, GM Financial
2016 - Razo Vincente, Houston Auto Auction
2016 - Tim Haddix, GM Financial
2016 - Dave Schwab, GM Financial
2016 - Errol Ekstein, GM Financial
2016 - Bruce Maddox, GM Financial
2016 - Daniel Nortonsen, GM Financial
2016 - Grant Goodburn, GM Financial
2016 - Bryan Heuyard, GM Financial
2016 - Dan Gillespie, GM Financial
2016 - Claudia De Angelis, LeasePlan
2016 - Megan Smith, Manheim
2016 - Tony Long, IARA
2016 - Brent Garrett, CarLotz
2016 - Chrissy Briggs, Greater Erie AA
2015 - BILL HOOVER, AA of New England
2015 - Steven DeLuca, AA of New England
2015 - Sheena Vegas, Houston Auto Auction
2015 - Michele Pierog, Insurance Auto Auction
2015 - Sandra Chester, Bank of America
2015 - Jeffrey Perkins, Motorlease Corp
2015 - Randy Rawlinson, Hertz
2014 - Lauren Taylor, Dealers AA
2014 - Janelle Jones, Bank of America
2014 - Missy McCormack, Dealers AA
2014 - Nikki McCoy, Dealers AA
2014 - Karin McKinney, Dealers AA
2014 - Christi Willis, Dealers AA
2014 - Donna Phillips, Dealers AA
2014 - Jeremy Ledbetter, Credit Acceptance
2014 - Scott Sheehan, Hertz
2014 - Scott Lazarus, Hertz
2014 - Tim Bowers, Houston Auto Auction
2014 - Michael Greene, AutoIMS
2014 - Jennie Johnley, Missouri AA
2014 - Sandra Giron, LBSF CU
2014 - Francine Lafon, Manheim
2014 - Amanda Hutchens, Dealers AA
2014 - Nicole Archer, ADESA
2014 - Jessica Strack, Manheim
2014 - Kimberly Hunt, Manheim
2013 - Cynthia Mitchell, BSC America
2013 - Nick Morris, GM Financial
2013 - Pat Simmons, DAA NW
2013 - DON ELLIOTT, Indiana AA
2013 - Sue Jones, LeasePlanUSA
2013 - Mary Beth Greenstone, LeasePlanUSA
2013 - Joe Brown, GM Financial
2013 - Andrew Hoenecke, Credit Acceptance
2013 - L. Allen Morris, GM Financial
2013 - Katie Rushing-Polk, Southeastern AA
2013 - Jenai Bass, SantanderConsumer
2013 - Brian Walker, Manheim
2013 - Stephen "Derik" Page, Black Book USA
2013 - Brett Swanson, Black Book USA
2013 - Linda Amerman, Black Book USA
2013 - Spence Couch, MidSouth AA
2013 - Randall Harshman, LeasePlanUSA
2013 - Levi McCoy, LeasePlanUSA
2013 - Chris Watkins, GM Financial
2013 - Jimmy Marino, GM Financial
2013 - Joshua Hunt, GM Financial
2013 - John Carter, GM Financial
2013 - Mark Simpson, Black Book USA
2013 - Charles Cathey, Black Book USA
2013 - Stacey Scarnati, Fleet Express
2013 - Michelle Noblitt, DAA Rockies
2013 - Zach Staruch, Black Book USA
2013 - Eric Lawrence, Black Book USA
2013 - Scott Yarborough, Black Book USA
2013 - Heather Crawford, Black Book USA
2013 - Tim West, Black Book USA
2013 - David Heslet, GM Financial
2013 - John McDavid, Black Book USA
2013 - Josh Giles, Black Book USA
2013 - Bill Boutwell, Manheim-New England
2013 - Steve Collins, Black Book USA
2013 - Drew Smith, GM Financial
2013 - Terry Park, Black Book USA
2013 - Laura Westray, Black Book USA
2013 - Mark Pelech, Credit Acceptance
2013 - Matthew Yoo, CARFAX
2012 - Rod Feuell, Credit Acceptance
2012 - Scott Kolb, United Road
2012 - Jackie Matejewski, Credit Acceptance
2012 - Diane Scharafin, CARFAX
2012 - Juan Spears, Credit Acceptance
2012 - Mark Hopkins, Dealers AA
2012 - Chuck Novince, Manheim
2012 - Mike Bradley, 166 Auto Auction
2012 - Jackie Malik, Credit Acceptance
2012 - Jiles Wanna, TPC Management
2012 - Jeannie Chiaromonte, Bank of America
2012 - Randy Gold, CARFAX
2012 - Don Roccia, Credit Acceptance
2012 - Fred Uhter, Americas AA
2012 - Laura Taylor, Charleston AA
2012 - Bill McCready, Southeastern AA
2012 - Stephanie Gingras, DAASW
2012 - Irina Toader, Manheim
2012 - Rob Wagner, Hyundai
2012 - Phillip Finley, JD Byrider
2011 - Mike Kreider, Credit Acceptance
2011 - Fred Walerski, ARI
2011 - Gus Xamplas, Donlen
2011 - Brian Garner, ARI
2010 - Chris Slaughter, ARI
2010 - John Wright, ARI
2010 - Brian McBrearty, ARI
2010 - Dave Seher, ARI
2010 - Scott Braidwood, ARI
2010 - Steve Johnson, ARI
2010 - Jennifer Schade, ARI
2010 - Jill Tarallo, Manheim/DealerTrack
2010 - John Elizaga, Emkay
2010 - Les Lynott, Emkay
2010 - Mona Spoon, Emkay
2010 - David Thompson, Emkay
2010 - Jim Jackson, ARI
2009 - Ricky Beggs, Black Book USA
2009 - Dave Sutton, CARFAX
2008 - Sal Terranova, Carolina AA
2008 - Chris Wise, Charleston AA