IARA q2 2018 newsletter
Good Bye 2018, Hello 2019

Registration for IARA 2018 Summer Roundtable Now Open

Registration for the Summer Roundtable is now open. Planning for the IARA Summer Roundtable at the J.W. Marriot in Marco Island on Aug. 21-23 is ongoing. 

IARA Announces 2018 Summer Roundtable Keynote Speaker

Hall of Fame NFL quarterback and longtime sportscaster, Bob Griese, will keynote the International Automotive Remarketer Alliance’s 2018 Summer Roundtable.
Griese is best known as “the thinking man’s quarterback” who led his team to a 1972 Super Bowl victory, capping off the only undefeated season in pro football history.  Attendees will have a chance to meet Griese in person during a brief meet-and-greet session prior to his speech.

The annual conference takes place Aug. 21-23 at the newly renovated JW Marriott in Marco Island, Florida.
Registration with special room rates for attendees is open now at the event website.  Early indicators point toward another record-setting conference according to IARA leadership.

Women in Remarketing

Board Member Spotlight: Allison Kline, Amy Weisenberger, and Lori Murtaugh


Meet Allison Kline, Amy Weisenburger, and Lori Murtagh

Keeping Vehicle Data Safe in an Evolving Remarketing Landscape

Keeping Vehicle Data Safe in an Evolving Remarketing Landscape

Data will be one of the most important commodities in the future. As vehicles technology continues to evolve, and more personal data is stored in vehicles, ensuring that that the personal data stored inside vehicles remains safe will be one of remarketer’s biggest tasks.
By Eric Gandarilla


A Brief History of Auto-ISAC’s Executive Director

The IARA and Auto-ISAC recently formed a partnership in order to share information on data privacy and cybersecurity with the remarketing industry. Here is a short look at the woman leading Auto-ISAC.


App Spotlight: Privacy4Cars

Privacy4Cars, an app developed by Jack Cooper Logistics, aims to simplify the process of wiping data off of a vehicle to ensure personal data is kept secure. 


The IARA Spring Roundtable in Review

The International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) loaded its recent 2018 Spring Roundtable with sessions pertinent to consignors in today's remarketing industry. Held March 5-6 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, sessions covered disruptions in the automotive industry, vehicle residual trends, ways of maximizing reconditioning ROI, and more.


Technology Committee Aiming to Boost IARA Audience Engagement

At this year’s IARA Spring Roundtable, the technology committee held a joint meeting with the social media committee to discuss what could be done to drive up user engagement on the IARA website. 


Membership Committee Drives Member Growth

In an effort to encourage growth in membership, the International Automotive Remarketer Alliance’s (IARA) membership committee collected video testimonials from IARA members at the most recent Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR).

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