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  • November Recap: Dominion’s Top 5 Blogs

    By: Charmaine Berina, Events and Social Media Coordinator In case you missed our November blogs, here’s the Top 5: Revving up the Dealer’s Profit Engine (Part I) For all the prominence it receives, a dealer’s showroom is not his greatest profit engine. Certainly more attention and ad dollars are paid to variable operations (vehicle sales), […]

  • Join Us at Digital Dealer!

    By: Charmaine Berina, Events and Social Media Coordinator   The automotive industry’s most innovative speakers and digital technology experts will convene at the 21st Digital Dealer Conference and Expo in Las Vegas, Aug. 8-10, 2016 at the magnificent MGM Grand. Dominion Dealer Solutions’ Vice President of Operations, George Nenni, will be speaking on “Assigning Ownership […]

  • NADA2016: What Happens in Vegas…Gets Posted Online!

    By: Charmaine Berina, Events and Social Media Coordinator    After months of preparation, the largest automotive industry event, NADA, has come to a successful completion. The 2016 National Automobile Dealers Association Conference & Expo has required the most extensive logistics-planning and marketing execution that I’ve seen in my years of events coordination. All of that […]

  • Will We See You at NADA 2016?

    By: Charmaine Berina, Events and Social Media Coordinator We are a month and five days away from NADA 2016. But who’s counting? Known as the “automotive industry event of the year,” the NADA Convention & Expo is the nation’s largest networking hub for OEMs, suppliers, executives, franchised new-vehicle dealers and exhibitors. This year, NADA will take […]

  • Social Media Social Marketing: Don’t Let Off the Throttle

    Below is the article, “Social Media Social Marketing: Don’t Let Off the Throttle,” with Michael Sos, Product Manager for Interactive Media in the February edition of the Dealer Marketing Magazine. What’s your assessment of how well new car dealerships, as an industry, used social media and social marketing in 2015 compared to prior years? Unfortunately, […]

  • 10 Steps to Safeguarding Your Customer Data

    Recently our Vice President of DMS, Bill Bok, teamed up with Brad Miller from NADA to talk to dealers about Data Security & Internal Theft Protection in a recent customer webinar.  We wanted to pass along some of the great security insights shared with those dealers in a quick recap. What We Learned: Data breach […]

  • Dominion ACCESS® Adds Digital Contracts to the F&I Process

    Last month, we announced the integration of Dominion ACCESS® with RouteOne eContracting to increase efficiencies by streamlining the contract and payment processes at automotive retail dealerships nationwide. Dominion Dealer Solutions understands that every dealership’s business is different and continues to work to provide options to dealers nationwide. Why is this so important? As technology continues […]

  • A Look at Dominion Dealer Solutions’ Community Events

    By: Charmaine Berina, Events and Social Media Coordinator There’s an adage that goes, “All work and no play…” Here at Dominion Dealer Solutions, we take that to heart and strive for a well-balanced work-life environment for all employees. To that effect, each month, the Dominion Enterprises’ Activities Team brainstorms and implements community events in which multiple industries […]

  • Another Successful AICPA Event

    Recently, members of the Dominion Dealers Solutions’ DMS team attended the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) Auto Dealership Conference at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida. This annual conference focuses on continued education for CPA’s working within the automotive industry. Because of its unique content, this event draws in dealership owners, CFO’s and General […]

  • Digital Dealer 19 Recap

      This week, thousands of dealers descended on Las Vegas, Nev. for the 19th Digital Dealer Conference and Expo at the Paris Hotel Convention Center. Dominion Dealer Solutions held court at Booth #437 with plenty of conversations and demos around both DealActivator’s Soft Credit Pulls and Dominion’s new Social Ad Management. George Nenni, vice president of operations, […]