Category: NADA Show

The NADA Show Expo is the auto industry’s premier marketplace of products, services and technologies specifically targeted to franchised new car dealerships.

First stop: space. Next up: NADA Show 2022!

Get ready to “Experience the Future” with Michael Strahan!

Join us in Las Vegas, March 10–13

You won’t want to miss the Auto Industry Event of the Year

Early Bird Pricing Saves You $100

But only if you register today, Friday, November 12, by midnight EST.

Early Bird Ends Friday! Don’t Miss Dealer Learning Lab Debuting at NADA Show 2022

We’re extending education to the Expo floor! Enjoy 20-minute TED Talk-style sessions and engage with presenters.

NADA Show 2022 Early Bird Pricing Deadline Approaching Soon—Also Be Sure to Plan Ahead to Attend Your Franchise Meeting

Franchise meetings offer dealers and dealership managers the chance to learn the latest updates and changes happening with your franchise directly from its senior leadership.

NADA Show 2022 Workshop Schedule—Full of Timely Topics—Now Available

Whether you prefer a traditional workshop setting or a more collaborative round-table discussion, there’s something for everyone at NADA Show.

2022 NADA Show Expo Update: Shop First-Time Exhibitors Offering New Solutions and Innovations

Some first-time exhibitors are start-ups while others are already well-known in the auto industry, but all are making their debut at NADA Show 2022, from March 10 to 13.

Have you Registered for the 2022 ATD Show Yet?

Our signature event takes place Thursday, March 10, through Sunday, March 13, with a restructured schedule that is tailored to our truck dealer members.

Stay Close to All the Action at NADA Show 2022—Reserve Your Hotel Room Today!

Hotel availability is on a first-come, first-served basis, and room selections fill up quickly.

A Welcome Kickoff Reception You Don’t Want to Miss

This exclusive event—designed to celebrate the return of the in-person NADA Show—is for NADA and ATD members, international affiliates and guests.

Distinguished Speakers Series Returns for NADA Show 2022

Five dynamic keynote speakers will go beyond the traditional education topics to discuss key insights around leadership, dealership culture, team building and personal and business success.

2022 NADA Show Expo Update: West Hall Sold Out; North Hall Space Limited

The industry’s premier marketplace for products and technologies will be on hand to offer new and exciting ways to help grow your business’ success and boost your company’s bottom line keeping you ahead of your competition.

NADA Show 2022 Franchise Meeting Schedule Now Available – Book Your Hotel Today!

Franchise meetings offer dealers and dealership managers the chance to learn the latest updates and changes happening with your franchise directly from its senior leadership.

Registration Officially Open for NADA Show 2022

NADA Show 2022 returns to Las Vegas March 10-13, 2022. Register before Nov. 12, 2021 and save $100 with early bird pricing!

NADA Show 2022 Keynote Speakers Announced

Each year, the National Automobile Dealers Association brings outstanding speakers and industry professionals to share insights on leadership, innovation and motivation for our NADA Show attendees. 

Registration Opens Monday, September 13

NADA Show offers a full program of innovative products, emerging trends and networking opportunities for all areas of your dealership.

Exciting New Highlights at NADA Show 2022—Registration Opens Soon

Be a part of NADA Show 2022 in Las Vegas! Early bird and hotel registration opens Sept.13, 2021.

NADA Show 2022 Leads with World-Class Education

No other industry event is chock-full of the latest dealership strategies and emerging industry trends to propel business success.

Show Chairman Scott Dube Talks Excitement of In-Person NADA Show 2022 with CBT

Earlier this week, NADA Show Committee chairman Scott Dube joined CBT News host Jim Fitzpatrick to discuss the 2022 NADA Show coming back to Las Vegas March 10-13, 2022.

NADA Show 2022 Registration Opens in September

NADA is connecting the auto industry to create solutions for dealer issues now and for years to come. We can’t wait to welcome you back to Las Vegas.

NADA Show 2022 to Open with Welcome Kickoff Reception at Allegiant Stadium

NADA, which has produced this dynamic gathering for more than 100 years, will start things off with a Welcome Kickoff Reception the first night of NADA Show, featuring a musical performance by the Grammy Award-winning band Train!

NADA Show 2022 Expo Booth Application Now Open

Great things happen when people come together at the NADA Show. We anticipate an early sell out for this much anticipated in-person event, so act now!

Call for Speakers

NADA Show 2022 Call for Speakers Opens April 12

Get ready to submit your proposal to present at the 2022 NADA Show in Las Vegas.

NADA Show 2021 Expo Spotlight: Digital Retailing Companies

Connect directly to 2021 Show exhibitors offering the latest digital retailing products and innovations.

NADA Show 2021 Expo Spotlight: First-time Exhibitors

See what first-time exhibitors are offering at this year’s NADA Expo with on-demand access.

The Most Popular Sessions from NADA Show 2021

The top sessions from this year’s virtual show all focused on the fast-paced growth and digitization of auto retail.

ADESA Charity Auction Raises $40,000 for Canine Companions at NADA Show 2021

At this year’s first-ever virtual NADA Show, ADESA hosted their annual charity auction to benefit the NADA Foundation to support Canine Companions for Independence (CCI).

Post-Show Access to NADA Show 2021

Get Post-Show Access to NADA Show 2021—Just $99 for Members

Get access to the excellent workshops, Main Stage Sessions, and the NADA Expo with Post-Show access.

Closing Out an Historic Year

NADA Live Show Sessions Provide a Glimpse into What’s Ahead.

How Dealers and Car Companies Adapted in 2020

“A dramatic change had to take place in marketing strategies and communications in very short order,” Sturm said about the onset of COVID-19 in March 2020.

NADA 2021 Chairman Paul Walser Says Dealers Must “Look at Things Differently” to Succeed and Strengthen Franchise System

Paul Walser, in his first remarks as NADA 2021 Chairman, urged dealers to look inward, think differently and take on new challenges in order to promote and strengthen the franchise system during a pivotal year for the industry.

Getting the Most Out of NADA Show

Live Stage Sessions Cover Where Dealers Have Been and What’s Ahead

Television Advertising During and After the Pandemic

Car dealerships have three big questions when it comes to television advertising these days, TVB President and CEO Steve Lanzano said during his Wednesday session on the NADA Live Stage.

Adaptation and Reinvention

NADA Show Virtual Live Stage Features New Ways NADA Is Supporting Dealers.

Rick DeSilva, Jr. Named 2021 TIME Dealer of the Year

Regional Finalists were Michael Molstead, Christine Alicandro Karnolt, Timothy Crenwelge and Christina Dawkins.

Building Brand Awareness with Television

Television has the power to drive people to take action.

NADA Show is Here—What’s in Store for Day 1

Get the rundown of everything planned for our virtual dealer event.

Registration Open for Virtual NADA Show

Know Before You Go: NADA Show 2021 Starts Tomorrow

Get the rundown of all you’ll need to know to navigate all the excitement happening at the Show.

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Five Reasons Not to Miss NADA Show 2021

Dig into a few reasons why this first-ever all-virtual experience will be one for the books.

Sneak Peek at NADA Show 2021

Pre-Show Days Now Open at NADA Show 2021

Personalize your virtual experience, begin exploring the Show and start connecting with exhibitors and attendees.

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Mark Wahlberg and Jay Feldman Join the NADA Show Main Stage

We’re still rolling out surprises only one week away from this first-ever virtual Show experience.

Women Drive the Auto Retail Conversation at NADA Show 2021

Hear insights from women who are shaping auto retail in the industry today.

Learn to Navigate the Virtual NADA Show at Show Orientation, Feb. 4 and 5

Orientation sessions will guide you through this amazing digital experience with in-depth lessons on each area of the Show.

Pre-Show access NADA Show 2021

Get Early Access to NADA Show and Expo, Beginning Feb. 4

We’re giving attendees five additional days to explore the NADA Show platform before the Live event kicks off.

NADA Show Expo Specials

Check Out Expo Specials at NADA Show 2021

NADA wants to make it easy for Show attendees to search for Expo deals and product discounts.

NADA Show Workshops

New Legal and Regulatory Updates for Dealers at NADA Show 2021

Learn what legislative and regulatory activity will affect dealer operations in the coming months.

NADA Show Welcome Reception

Networking and Entertainment at NADA Show 2021 Welcome Reception

Make new connections and enjoy games and entertainment at our Show receptions and happy hours.

Franchise Meetings Offer Dealers Prime Opportunity to Connect and Ask OEMs Questions at NADA Show 2021

While dealers won’t be able to convene in-person in New Orleans, the Auto Industry Event of the Year will still go on – offering all the benefits the Show has to offer, including the opportunity for dealers to get exclusive insights into their respective brands via franchise meetings with OEM representatives.

NADA Show Prize Zone

Score Major Points at NADA Show Prize Zone

Connecting with exhibitors virtually at NADA Show can score you major points as you navigate the virtual Expo floor.

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Keynote Speakers Hit the Main Stage at NADA Show 2021

The Main Stage will be the place for dynamic keynote speakers, insights from industry leaders and the announcement of the 2021 TIME Dealer of the Year.

Sneak Peek at NADA Show 2021

A Sneak Peek at the 2021 Virtual NADA Show

In this new video, NADA offers an introduction to many of the features of the virtual NADA Show platform available at this year’s Show Feb. 9-11.

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International Dealers Connect at NADA Show 2021

NADA Show 2021 is the perfect opportunity for international dealers to virtually connect with fellow dealers, exhibitors, OEMs and allied industry partners from around the world.

ATD Education at NADA Show

Education for Truck Dealers at NADA Show 2021

In addition to workshops for each dealership department, truck dealers will find the ATD-focused sessions especially timely.

2021 Auto Executive Webinar Series

2021 Auto Executive Outlook: What Dealers Need to Know for the New Year

Prepare your dealership team for the coming year and get ready for this year’s NADA Show with this timely dealer learning.

Networking at NADA Show 2021

Dealer Networking Like Never Before at NADA Show 2021

Each day of the Show will feature tons of ways to connect and have fun with fellow attendees in this virtual environment.

Virtual Expo Experience

Plan Your 2021 NADA Expo Experience

Start planning your virtual Expo Experience now and get the most out of all that’s in store for attendees and exhibitors at NADA Show.

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NADA Show 2021 Will Be More Innovative Than Ever

Learn why franchised dealers and their dealership teams won’t want to miss this industry-leading event.

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NADA Discusses Diversity in the Auto Industry at NADA Show

To make positive changes in the industry, NADA is hosting a conversation on what it will take to grow and diversify our industry for the future.

NADA Show Group Registration

Save on Group Registration for NADA Show 2021

Now the whole dealership can attend! Save $50 per attendee when you register a group of 10 or more for this year’s Show.

The Auto Industry Event of the Year is Coming to a Screen Near You

NADA Show 2021 is bigger, better and jam-packed with keynote speakers, workshops and education sessions that the entire dealership can benefit from.

NADA Live Stage 2021

Live Stage Excitement Returns to NADA Show 2021

Hosts Maggie Clark and Madison Alexander will lead the stage, along with interviews, info segments and special guests to guide attendees through NADA Show 2021.

Virtual Exchange at NADA Show

Virtual Exchange Helps Dealers Brainstorm Business Challenges

Dealer-to-dealer discussions share solutions for the most pressing dealership business questions at NADA Show.

NADA Show 2021 Collector Car Video Contest

As part of NADA Show 2021, we are inviting NADA members to share a video of their favorite collector car for a chance to win $5,000 to be donated to a charity of their choice.

Distinguished Speaker Series

Distinguished Speaker Series Returns to NADA Show 2021

These five dedicated sessions will help dealers improve their workplace skills via personal development.

NADA Show Workshops

NADA Show 2021 Offers Workshops for Every Dealership Department

NADA Academy instructors as well as top industry specialists will lead more than 60 education sessions, with something for each dealership department, at NADA Show 2021.

NADA Show 2021 Virtual Franchise Meetings

Franchise Meeting Schedule Announced for NADA Show 2021

Franchise meetings will offer the opportunity to speak directly to automakers dealerships’ concerns during Q and A sessions and a chance to get to know other successful dealers under your brand. 

NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart: NADA Show 2021

NADA’s first-ever virtual NADA Show 2021 is a vital time for dealers to come together and learn from the experts and from each other.

Registration Open for Virtual NADA Show

Virtual Registration Now Open for NADA Show 2021

It’s now easier than ever to access all the education, networking and Expo connections you’ve come to expect from NADA, virtually.

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NADA Expo Goes Virtual as Part of NADA Show 2021

Exhibitors and Attendees alike will be able to utilize our new virtual show platform to plan and customize the virtual Show experience that best fits their specific needs.

NADA Show 2021 Goes Virtual

NADA Show 2021 Goes Virtual

NADA Show 2021 will take place virtually, Tuesday, Feb. 9 through Thursday, Feb. 11. Learn what a virtual NADA Show will mean for dealers and the entire auto industry.

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Claim Your CEU Credits from NADA Show 2020

NADA Show 2020 offered dozens of opportunities to earn CEUs through our workshops and education sessions. Attendees, claim your credits today.

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NADA Show Wants to Hear From You

Tell us what you thought of our speakers, workshops, exhibitors and more in the NADA Show 2020 Attendee Survey, plus you could win free registration to next year’s Show!

NADA Show 2021 Call for Speakers

NADA Show 2021 Call for Speakers Opens March 10

Read more about the Call for Speakers process and get ready to submit your workshop proposal for next year’s Show in New Orleans.

Inclusion, Inspiration and GM’s Mary Barra: A Recap of Day Four at NADA Show 2020

We promised we’d save the best for last and we did. NADA Show 2020 went out with a bang with a full day of education, networking, maker meetings and one-of-a-kind event programming including an exciting afternoon General Session featuring General Motors CEO Mary Barra.

“Change Accelerating”: GM’s Mary Barra Closes Out NADA Show 2020

NADA Show 2020’s Closing General Session gave attendees a chance to hear from one of the most influential and innovative CEOs in the automotive industry, General Motors Chairman and CEO Mary Barra.

New NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart Reminds Dealers, Auto Industry that “Dealers Thrive on Disruption”

NADA 2020 Chairman Rhett Ricart’s first message to America’s franchised auto dealers was straightforward: “You’ll be just fine.”

20 Minutes with ATD Chairman Steve Bassett

The ATD Show closed out its final day on Sunday, but newly installed ATD Chairman Steve Bassett stayed to do a NADA Live Stage session with NADA’s Jonathan Collegio.

NADA Announces Third Annual Women Driving Auto Retail Video Contest Winner at Show 2020

“The videos are truly inspiring and for many of us on this stage, they brought tears to our eyes,” said past ATD chairwoman Jodie Teuton. “We got so many great videos and it was hard to narrow it down to ten semifinalists.”

Assurant Supports NADA Foundation’s Workforce Initiative with $25,000 Donation

Assurant, Inc., a global provider of lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases like automobiles, has contributed $25,000 through its Assurant Foundation to the NADA Foundation’s Workforce Initiative.

KAR Global Auction Raises $97,487 for NADA Foundation to Benefit Canine Companions

Proceeds from the auction will benefit the NADA Foundation’s Frank E. McCarthy Memorial Program, which supports CCI; McCarthy was NADA’s chief executive from 1968 to 2001. To date, the KAR Global auctions have raised more than $586,500.

NADA 2020 Outlook

With a number of legislative wins under its’ belt and new state-of-the-art facilities, the NADA is in the best position it has ever been to advocate on behalf of dealers and provide them with all the educational tools and resources to run their businesses better.

Looking to the Future and Honoring the Auto Industry’s Best: A Recap of Day Three at NADA Show 2020

NADA Show 2020 went full throttle on its third day as thousands of dealers and managers, OEM execs, allied industry and international guests attended sessions, workshops and events carefully designed to help them learn, motivate, dive deep, and collaborate.  

Event Celebrates the Strides Women Have Made in the Auto Industry

This year is the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote in the United States, so 2020 is an excellent time to celebrate the tremendous strides that women are making in the automotive industry and talk about ways to get even more women involved in the future.

How Dealerships Can Thrive in a Tight Job Market

Auto dealerships have many tools at their disposal to recruit and retain quality employees, and small tweaks to their hiring processes can pay dividends.

Retail Automotive Hiring Benchmarks

While dealerships respond to online consumer leads within 24 hours or less, it takes them five days or more to get back to a job applicant. “The biggest thing we can do to staff our dealerships is review applicants faster, respond quickly and have a consistent applicant process.”

How to Build a Diverse and Inclusive Dealership Culture

Most dealerships are aware of the impact and importance of diversity and inclusion in their workplaces. But what can dealers do to promote more diversity and inclusion?

Subaru’s CEO Tom Doll Discusses His Brand’s Ascent in Auto Sales

“Our retailers are our partners,” Doll tells Subaru retailers gathered at the 2020 NADA Show.

Outgoing 2019 NADA Chairman to Dealers: “Don’t Let Others Define Who You Are. You Are NADA”

In his outgoing remarks as 2019 NADA Chairman, Charlie Gilchrist thanked America’s franchised auto dealers for heeding the call to become involved in NADA, saying it was instrumental to many successful initiatives throughout the year.

Economics, Education and Excellence in Leadership: NADA Show 2020 Day 2 Recap

The sun was shining, the coffee was flowing, and the concourse of the Las Vegas Convention Center was packed for the start of Day 2 of NADA Show 2020 as more than 20,000 attendees got ready to learn, network and discover the latest trends and technology solutions at the “Automotive Industry Event of the Year.”

NADA’s Human Capital 20 Group Improves Employee Recruitment and Retention

Now, thanks to a partnership with Hireology, NADA’s Human Capital 20 Group is connecting human resources professionals so they can share best practices and resources to find, develop and retain talent.

Outgoing NADA Chairman Gilchrist Celebrates Contributions of Dealers

NADA Show 2020’s Opening General Session celebrated the contributions of local dealership leaders and the power of many voices speaking as one.

What Women Want: A Perspective on the Automotive Industry

What do women in automotive want? The same thing as everyone else. “Women want a place to grow and develop,” said Lori Wittman, senior vice president of Dealer Software Solutions for Cox Automotive.

ATD Chairwoman Jodie Teuton Touts Tenacity as Fuel Behind ATD’s Success

As she hands over the reins to incoming ATD chairman Steve Bassett, she reminded ATD members that their participation in the organization is vital and the value of engagement is unsurpassed.

The Future of TV and Auto Advertising

Television is the ultimate marketing machine for dealerships, according to the latest data shared by Steve Lanzano President & CEO, TVB during his jam-packed, lunch session on the NADA Live Stage.

Digital Marketing: Align Your Measurement to Drive Foot Traffic

If you want to win in the dealership, you have to win online and Google can help, according to Brian Benstock of Paragon Honda and Paragon Acura in Woodside, New York.

Chairmen Welcome Attendees to NADA Show 2020

Anticipation was in the air and a crowd gathered outside the Expo Hall as day two of NADA Show 2020 got underway with a welcome message from NADA Chairman Charlie Gilchrist, NADA Show Chairman Michael Joe Cannon, and NADA’s head of Public Affairs Jonathan Collegio.

Economic Forecast and Employment Trends

Jonathan Banks, vice president of Vehicle Valuations and Analytics at J.D. Power, joined NADA Senior Economist Patrick Manzi for a discussion of economic trends in the automotive industry.