CARMEL, IN – ADESA announced Bill Bishop was named executive sales director for the company’s specialty sales division, effective immediately. Bishop will report directly to Jane Morgan, specialty sales division president.

“With the continued growth of ADESA’s specialty sales division, it’s essential to have a season professional like Bill serving our customers,” Morgan said. “His background and experience make him a wonderful addition to our team.”

Bishop brings more than 22 years of experience in the automotive industry to his new role at ADESA. Most recently, he served as the national sales manager, specialty division, at the company’s sister company, Insurance Auto Auctions. During his four years in this role, he led the remarketing of a variety of specialty units, ranging from heavy trucks and trailers to forestry equipment, construction vehicles, boats, and RVs.

His previous experience includes management roles with The Kriete Group in Wisconsin and Minnesota as well as Budget Car and Truck Rental. Bishop holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota.