CARMEL, IN — ADESA and NADA University are hosting an informational seminar at ADESA Golden Gate on Thursday, October 21, at 1 p.m. PT. This Industry Insight series covers the latest market trends, new mobile technology and innovative business strategies for the used-car industry.

ADESA and NADA University held the first Industry Insight seminar last month at ADESA Dallas. “We are always looking for new ways to share information with dealers,” said ADESA Vice President of Dealer Consignment Tim Zierden. “We were pleased by the turnout at our first seminar and look forward to connecting with dealers at ADESA Golden Gate.”

Speakers and topics for this Industry Insight seminar include:

  1. Les Abrams, instructor, NADA Academy: used vehicle inventories

  2. Doug Hadden, manager of training and development, DealerTrack AAX: new technologies and applications

  3. Tom Marr, founder and president, Autoniq: mobile technologies and trends

  4. Tom Kontos, executive vice president of customer strategies and analytics, ADESA: market review update

“We chose to host this seminar during the lunch hour so we’re able to include as many dealers as possible, said ADESA Golden Gate General Manager Greg Beck. “Dealers can enjoy a free lunch, interact with industry leaders and network with other dealers.”

This Industry Insight seminar, which includes a free lunch, is October 21 at ADESA Golden Gate, 18501 W. Stanford Road, Tracy, Calif. Seating is limited; register at or call ADESA Golden Gate at (209) 839-8000.