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.

NADA Show Live Stage 2020

Watch Live Coverage of NADA Show 2020

Access NADA Show 2020 Live Stage coverage and view the full broadcast schedule for this weekend in Las Vegas.

Driving Success: Meet 2020 NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart

2020 NADA Chairman Rhett Ricart is using lessons learned from family and employees to help steer the auto industry into the future.

NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas

Are You Ready for NADA Show 2020?

NADA Show 2020 is just four days away, and this year’s show will be one to remember. Find out all of the must-know info to be prepared for this exciting weekend, February 14-17.

10 Semifinalists Named in the Women Driving Auto Retail Video Contest

The winner will be announced at NADA Show 2020 on Monday, Feb. 17 at 12:30 p.m. PT on NADA’s Live Stage.

Recommit to One NADA at Show 2020

As my time as your NADA Chairman is coming to a close, I encourage all dealers to continue your engagement and remember that YOU ARE NADA. Every voice counts. Every step you take moves us forward. Together, as One NADA, our voice is far more powerful than alone. 

NADA Dealer Flash Contest

Win Big at NADA’s Dealer Flash Contest at NADA Show 2020

This year’s NADA Show contest will allow you to be creative, express yourself, and share on social during the NADA Show, all for a chance to cash and prizes.

NADA Show 2020 Workshops and Education

NADA Show 2020 Education: Which Workshops Should You Choose?

Learn more about each type of learning session offered at this year’s show and how to navigate the topics to get the most out of your weekend of education and networking.

Canine Companions at Auction to Benefit NADA Foundation at NADA Show 2020

Meet Canine Companions at the Auction to Benefit NADA Foundation

Don’t miss this special charity auction to benefit the NADA Foundation’s Frank E. McCarthy Memorial Program, which supports Canine Companions for Independence (CCI).

NADA Women Driving Auto Retail Brunch

NADA Women Driving Auto Retail Brunch Returns to NADA Show 2020

This NADA Show networking and education event will spark the entry of women executives and professionals in the auto industry.

Get the Latest Legal and Regulatory Updates for Dealers at NADA Show 2020

NADA Show Legal and Regulatory education sessions will address the latest hot topics for dealers and provide the information you need to stay up-to-date with dealership processes.

Stay for Monday at NADA Show 2020

NADA Show 2020: Stay for Monday

There will be tons to see and do Monday, February 17 during the final day of NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas.

NADA Show 2020 Mobile App

Now Available: NADA Show 2020 Mobile App

Download the NADA Show mobile app today and start exploring the workshops, events and exhibitors that you’ll find during both the NADA Show and the ATD Show this February!

Meet 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Nominee Oscar Horton

The winner and runner-up will be announced on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020, during the 57th annual ATD Show in Las Vegas, which runs concurrently with the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Show from Friday, Feb. 14, through Monday, Feb. 17.

Networking at ATD Show 2020

Get to Know Key Players in the Commercial Truck Industry at ATD Show 2020

Make connections that can propel both your career and your dealership to the next level at ATD Show in Las Vegas.

NADA Show 2020 Digital Super Track

New NADA Show 2020 Digital Super Track Tackles Dealers’ Digital Needs

Dealers will learn to navigate the constantly changing world of digital marketing for dealerships with our Digital Super Track education sessions,⁠ new for 2020 at NADA Show in Las Vegas.

ATD Announces Five Nominees for 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year Award

The American Truck Dealers (ATD), Heavy Duty Trucking magazine and Procede Software are proud to announce the nominees for the 2020 Truck Dealer of the Year.

Don’t Miss NADA’s Valentine’s Day Welcome Reception at NADA Show 2020

Celebrate with more than 2,000 dealers, OEMs and industry leaders to kick off the Auto Industry Event of the Year.

Social Connection Zone NADA Show 2020

Get One-on-One Social Coaching at NADA’s Social Connection Zone

Go beyond the basics of social media and highlight the latest trends in digital marketing for dealers at this specialty booth on the NADA Expo floor.

NADA Show 2020 Exchange

Dealers Decide: 2020 Exchange Session Topics Chosen by Dealers

At NADA Show’s Exchange roundtable discussions, problem-solving and idea-sharing amongst auto industry peers create real solutions to take home to your dealership.

NADA Lifestyle Experience

NADA Lifestyle Experience Returns for NADA Show 2020

Take a break from the excitement of the NADA Show to remain fresh for all four days of learning, shopping and relationship building at our popular Lifestyle Experience Pavilions.

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Just Announced: NADA Show 2020 Education Schedule

Plan ahead and choose the workshop topics that will be most important for your dealership at this year’s Show.

ATD Show 2020 keynote speakers

Jim Carroll Added as General Session Speaker for ATD Show 2020

Jim Carroll, leading global futurist and trends and innovation expert, will join the ATD General Session on Saturday, February 15.

Spend Valentine’s Day 2020 at the ATD Show

On Valentine’s Day 2020, hundreds of your fellow truck dealers, OEM executives, allied industry and international guests will converge in the Entertainment Capital of the World. Let’s take this time to celebrate a year’s worth of our milestones and achievements.

Dealership Managers Should Attend NADA Show

Why Dealership Managers Should Attend NADA Show 2020

For dealership managers, getting approval from your boss to attend NADA Show 2020 is all about demonstrating ROI and showing why you need to be there.

General Motors Franchise Meetings to Take Place on Monday, February 17

This year’s franchise meetings for Buick-GMC, Chevrolet and Cadillac will be held this year on the final day of the NADA Show.

Automotive Dealership Store

Learn What’s Driving Blue Sky and Real Estate Values at NADA Show 2020

The NADA Super Session, one of our most popular NADA Show education session formats, is a network-oriented presentation between workshop speakers and attendees only held once per year. See what’s in store for this year’s session.

NADA Show Distinguished Speaker Series

NADA Show Distinguished Speakers Series Returns for 2020

Our most popular leadership-focused education format is back! Learn how to take your business to the next level by attending our Distinguished Speaker Series.

Just Announced: Mary Barra to Speak at NADA Show 2020

Mary T. Barra, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Motors Company, will join this year’s lineup of talented leaders to share insights on the automotive industry of today and what’s in store for the future.

Dealers at NADA Show

Why Dealers Attend NADA Show Each Year

Hear directly from dealer attendees why the Auto Industry Event of the Year keeps them coming back year after year.

NADA Show 2020 Exhibit Space Sold Out; Wait List Opened

More than 500 companies have been confirmed in more than 700,000 square feet of exhibit space at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the event, which runs from Friday, Feb. 14, to Monday, Feb. 17.

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Save Hundreds With NADA Show Official Hotel and Travel Discounts

NADA and ATD Show attendees will enjoy exclusive discounts on hotel accommodations, travel and transportation for the 2020 Show in Las Vegas.

NADA Show 2020 Education

Choose Your NADA Show 2020 Workshops by Dealership Department

Learn about this year’s latest tools and emerging trends at NADA Show 2020 education sessions. The entire dealership team can find new information and tools to level up success for the business in every dealership department.

Spend Valentine’s Day 2020 with NADA at the Show

By Charlie Gilchrist, 2019 NADA chairman Forget the restaurant reservation and the romantic beach getaway next February; I’m personally inviting you to spend Valentine’s Day with me—and all of NADA—at the […]

ATD Show 2020 Las Vegas

Register Now for ATD Show 2020 in Las Vegas

The Commercial Truck Dealer Event of the Year returns to Las Vegas on Valentines Day weekend, February 14-17. Attendee registration and housing are now open!

LAS VEGAS NADA SHOW 2020

Registration Now Open for NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas

The Auto Industry Event of the Year returns to Las Vegas on Valentines Day weekend, February 14-17. Attendee registration and housing are now open!

NADA 2020 keynote speakers

NADA Show 2020 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 for NADA Show 2020 Opens July 22

Secure your preferred hotel when registration opens, the best selections fill up quickly for the Automotive Industry Event of the Year.

NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas

Save the Date: NADA Show Returns to Las Vegas Feb. 14-17

Reserve your registration and housing for NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas beginning July 22, 2019.

NADA Show 2020 Expo booth space registration now open

Exhibitors, Apply Now for Booth Space at NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas

Expand your brand’s recognition by exhibiting at NADA Show 2020 in Las Vegas, the industry’s largest marketplace of automotive and dealership products and technologies, Saturday, February 15 and through Monday, February 17.

Continue to Shop the NADA Show 2019 Expo

Browse products, view discounts and specials, ask exhibitors questions and plan your purchases from the 2019 Expo all year long.

Submit NADA and ATD Show 2020 Workshop Proposals by April 2

NADA is looking for the next round of educational speakers who will deliver top-notch learning sessions at the NADA and ATD 2020 Shows. Submit your proposal by April 2 to be considered.

NADA and ATD Show 2019 Workshop Recordings Now Available

NADA and ATD members may now access video recordings, presentation slides and handout materials from our 2019 Show education sessions.

One NADA

NADA is the force that unites new-car dealerships against the obstacles they couldn’t overcome individually.

ATD Show 2019: Truck Dealers at Our Best

The show included the ATD Industry Roundtable, workshops, make meetings and special industry and networking events with hundreds of truck dealers and guests from across the country.

NADA Launches Initiative to Promote Auto Tech Careers

The industry needs close to 76,000 more technicians per year through 2026 to fill anticipated job openings. A lack of dealership workers means that thousands of well-paying local jobs remain unfilled …

Inspiration and Motivation: A Recap of Day Four at NADA Show 2019

NADA Show 2019 closed out four days of education, networking and one-of-a-kind event programming with a morning inspirational session with fighter pilot, PGA professional, philanthropist and author, Major Dan Rooney (USAF) and an afternoon closing session featuring bestselling author, TV personality & successful entrepreneur Bill Rancic.

#WomenInAutomotive: We Have a Winner!

After an incredibly successful and inspiring first outing in 2018, NADA again launched its’ #WomenInAutomotive contest. This year’s video entries highlight the depth and breadth of women in automotive jobs and experiences.

Collaboration, Charity and a Whole Lot of Comedy: A Recap of Day Three at NADA Show 2019

The automotive industry event of the year revved into high gear on its third day as the 22,000 attendees explored sessions, workshops and events carefully designed to help them learn, motivate, dive deep, and perhaps more than anything, engage.

Trey Mytty Selected as 2019 Truck Dealer of the Year

The national award, sponsored by ATD, Heavy Duty Trucking magazine and Procede Software, recognizes commercial-truck dealers who demonstrate a track record of success in dealership management, service to the industry and community impact.

New NADA Chairman Gilchrist to Dealers: “You Are NADA”

In his first address as 2019 NADA Chairman, Charlie Gilchrist urged every franchised dealer to get involved in NADA, saying that the auto retail sector needs engaged and active association members “now more than ever.”

ADESA Charity Auction at the NADA Show Raises $77,118 for Canine Companions

It marked the eighth straight year that ADESA has held an auction at the NADA Show to benefit the NADA Foundation’s Frank E. McCarthy Memorial Fund, which supports Canine Companions. To date, the auctions have raised $460,118.

NADA Academy classrooms

With Knowledge to Spare

How NADA’s education and training programs are responding to dealers’ needs, preparing the next generation of leaders

Policy Spotlight in Washington, D.C.

NADA, ATD take on some of the biggest legislative and policy issues facing dealers

Thoughts on Leadership, the Economy and the Future: A Recap of Day Two at NADA Show 2019

The second day of the Automotive Industry Event of the Year rolled on, kicking off bright and early with the official “seatbelt unbuckling” ceremony that marks the opening of the NADA Show Expo at the newly expanded Moscone Center in San Francisco.

John Alfirevich Named 2019 TIME Dealer of the Year

Regional finalists were John Kendall Garff, Ken Garff Honda Downtown in Salt Lake City; Frank Hug Jr., Hug Chevrolet Buick GMC in Charleston, Ark.; Ryan LaFontaine, LaFontaine Cadillac Buick GMC in Highland, Mich.; and Eric Nielsen, Nielsen Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram in East Hanover, N.J.

service techs David White and Matt Smith, Motorcars Honda, Cleveland Heights, Ohio

NADA Foundation: Promoting Dealership Careers

The NADA Foundation unveils a new Workforce Initiative at NADA Show 2019.

Charlie Gilchrist

2019 NADA Chairman: Lone Star Leader

As 2019 NADA chairman, Texas dealer Charlie Gilchrist will fight overregulation and tariffs in his quest to make vehicles more affordable.

Outgoing NADA Chairman Lutz: “Dealers aren’t fighting the future, we’re writing it”

In his outgoing remarks as 2018 NADA Chairman, Wes Lutz encouraged America’s franchised auto dealers to continue embracing change, listening to their customers and writing the narrative about the future of the auto retail industry.

ATD Announces New Industry Coalition to Repeal Federal Excise Tax and ‘Modernize the Truck Fleet’

“Repealing this 102-year-old tax remains our No. 1 priority. This tax discourages the deployment of today’s cleaner, safer and more fuel-efficient heavy-duty trucks,” said ATD Chairwoman Jodie Teuton. “And this year, we won’t be alone in the fight. We now have some strong industry allies.”

Roy Bavaro, NFTSD executive director

New Safety Initiative Leverages the Power of Dealers

More than 37,000 people died in motor vehicle crashes in 2017. A new nation-wide awareness initiative launched at NADA Show 2019 seeks to tap into the franchised dealer network to change that.

U.S. Economic Trends Point to a Solid Auto Sales Environment in 2019

“The current posture of the U.S. economy is strong,” Manzi said at a press briefing during the NADA Show in San Francisco.

NADA Foundation Launches Workforce Initiative Interactive Website for Aspiring Service Techs

The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Foundation has announced the next phase of its Workforce Initiative, which includes the launch of a new consumer-facing website – http://www.nadafoundation.org – to promote the value of service technician jobs…

NADA Show 2019 is Off and Running in San Francisco: A Recap of Day One

More than 22,000 people from all aspects of the automotive retail sector descended on San Francisco on Thursday as NADA Show 2019 and the concurrent American Truck Dealers (ATD) Show kicked off.

Iowa’s Bruce Anderson Elected Chairman of the Automotive Trade Association Executives

The election was held at the ATAE winter meeting in San Francisco in conjunction with the NADA and American Truck Dealers (ATD) shows.

Is Your Dealership Vulnerable to an Inside Attack?

All organizations will likely face some threat of occupational fraud or theft committed by employees—the very people entrusted with your business assets, profits and future.

NADA Donation Helps San Francisco-Marin Food Bank Purchase a New Commercial Truck

“NADA has a long history of supporting local organizations in cities that host its annual show,” said NADA Chairman Wes Lutz.

NADA Show 2019 – Know Before You Go

NADA Show 2019 is just two days away, and this year’s show will be one to remember. Find out all of the must-know info to be prepared for this exciting weekend, January 24-27.

NADA Show 2019 to Offer Numerous NADA Expert-Led Workshops in San Francisco

“NADA is proud to showcase our world class education designed by the best subject matter experts in the industry, alongside our development team, to come up with the most relevant ways to make our dealers more successful today,” said Hal Wurster, vice president of NADA Dealership Operations.

Don’t Miss the ‘Escape from Alcatraz’-themed NADA Welcome Reception at NADA Show 2019

Step back in time with more than 2,000 dealers, OEMs and industry leaders for a fun evening of networking and hospitality as we “Escape from Alcatraz” at NADA Show 2019.

#WomenInAutomotive Video Contest: Share Your Story for a Chance to Win

Are you a woman who works in automotive retail? If yes, please share a quick video talking about your experience, and join us in encouraging other women to consider pursuing automotive careers!

Don’t Miss the One and Only 2019 NADA Show

NADA 2018 Chairman Wes Lutz previews the 2019 NADA Show in San Francisco.

NADA Show 2019 mobile app

Now Available: NADA Show 2019 Mobile App

Download the NADA Show Mobile app today and start exploring the many exciting features, workshops, events and exhibitors that you’ll find during both the NADA Show and the ATD Show this January!

Explore Cool San Francisco Districts During NADA Show 2019

See the amazing shopping options in Union Square, take in a show at Nob Hill Masonic Center, or try some delicious seafood at Fisherman’s Wharf.

NADA Social Connection Zone to Tackle Dealers’ Tough Tech Questions

Get free, one-on-one social marketing consulting from social experts at the Social Connection Zone at NADA Show 2019.

NADA Confirms Show Dates for Next Five Years

Considered the Automotive Industry Event of the Year, the NADA Show includes keynote speakers, educational workshops, dealer franchise meetings, an Expo with hundreds of exhibitors and numerous networking opportunities.

Top Reasons to Stay for Sunday at NADA Show 2019

There will be tons to see and do on January 27 during the final day of NADA Show 2019 in San Francisco. Don’t miss out!

Dealers Decide: 2019 Exchange Session Topics Chosen by NADA Show Attendees

At The Exchange, roundtable discussions feature problem-solving and idea sharing amongst auto industry peers.

Plan Your Itinerary Now for NADA Show and ATD Show 2019

Planning ahead is key to getting the most out of this year’s many Show and Expo offerings. Begin working on your itineraries today with MyPlanner, your efficient event planning tool for the 2019 shows.

New for NADA Show 2019: Disrupting Your Market with Google, Facebook and Twitter

Learn from how to disrupt your dealership’s local market with a digital focus from experts at the most dominant digital companies around.

Just Announced: NADA Show 2019 Education Sessions Schedule

We’ve published the full schedule of workshops and education sessions that will take place at NADA Show 2019 this January. Plan your selections according to the topics that are most important to your dealership.

Take a Break at NADA Show 2019: Enjoy the Lifestyle Experience

Take a break from the excitement of NADA Show 2019 and visit us on the Expo floor for our two Lifestyle Experience pavilions.

NADA Expo 2019: The Power of Face-to-Face Business

NADA Expo is the auto industry’s premier marketplace, with more than 500 companies offering thousands of products, solutions and services in one place.

Popular Distinguished Speaker Series Returns for NADA Show 2019

NADA Show’s most popular leadership-focused education session format is back! Attendees couldn’t get enough of our new session format. For 2019, we’re back with even more dynamic speakers.

ATD Show 2019: You Asked and We Listened

Despite the highly-technological world we live in, there is no substitute for in-person and face-to-face meetings.

Managers: Get Your Dealer’s Approval to Attend NADA Show 2019

Managers of all kinds attend NADA Show to find real, actionable solutions for the issues they face in every dealership department, both today and in the years to come.

Travel and Transportation Discounts for NADA Show 2019

Maximize your company’s investment by getting the best possible rates for your trip to the Automotive Industry Event of the Year.

New Streamlined Education Format at NADA Show 2019

NADA’s industry-leading education programming is a huge draw for dealers, managers and other auto industry players at NADA Show 2019.

Dealership Management Training – An Investment in Future Success

New-car dealers looking to invest in the future of their dealership workforce should consider enrolling their managers in the new professional-training courses developed by the National Automobile Dealers Association.

New for NADA Show 2019 – NADA Professional Series Education Preview

NADA Show 2019 education programming will feature a preview of NADA’s newest dealership management training program, the NADA Professional Series. See first-hand why managers are looking to this program to supercharge their careers.

NADA Show 2019 Hotel Options Filling Up Quickly

Hotels in our San Francisco room block are going fast. Act now to secure your preferred hotel selection and enjoy Early Bird pricing through Sept. 14.

Registration Now Open for NADA Show 2019

The Auto Industry Event of the Year returns to San Francisco January 24-27, 2019! Registration and Housing are now open.

NADA Show 2019 Keynote Speakers Announced

NADA Show is the Auto Industry Event of the Year, with lively workshops, more than 500 top industry exhibitors and unlimited opportunities to connect with key auto-industry players.

Save the Date: NADA Show 2019 Attendee Registration Opens July 23

Reserve your registration and housing for NADA Show 2019 in San Francisco beginning July 23, 2018.

NADA Show 2019 Exhibitor Registration Now Open

NADA is now accepting applications for Expo Booth space at NADA Show 2019 in San Francisco.

NADA Show Workshop recordings

NADA and ATD Members: View 2018 Show Workshop Recordings

Workshop Recordings from NADA Show and ATD Show 2018 are now available as an exclusive membership benefit.

Continue to Shop the 2018 NADA and ATD Expos

The 2018 Expo is available all year long to registered attendees. Continue to shop the Expo on our MyPlanner website.

Call for 2019 NADA Workshop Speakers

2019 Call for Workshop Proposals Now Open

We are looking for our next round of educational speakers who will deliver top-notch learning sessions at NADA Show 2019 and ATD Show 2019.

New NADA Chairman Wes Lutz Outlines Goals, Focus Areas for Coming Year

“The automobile is the most exciting platform for innovation in the next 100 years,” says new NADA Chairman Wes Lutz.

Jodie Teuton Elected Chairwoman of American Truck Dealers

Teuton urged dealers to take an interest in legislative issues – such as the President’s infrastructure proposal, changes to the tax code and regulatory burdens – that impact truck dealerships.

NADA Donates $50,000 to Benefit Service Members at Air Force Base in Las Vegas

Part of the funds will be used to renovate the Auto Skills Center at the base—from remodeling the facility, purchasing tools, re-certifying the lifts and adding eight service bays.