CEO Messages

 
10th February, 2020 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 51
The new vehicle sales figures for the first month of 2020 show that sales contracted by over 12 per cent measured against the same period last year. It is certainly no surprise that sales are...
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9th December, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 50
November’s VFACTs has confirmed what we all suspected with the industry now officially recording its 20th consecutive month of declining new car sales. The media has started asking whether Australia is perhaps experiencing a retail recession. In the automotive retail...
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8th November, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 49
Point of Sale Exemption When the Banking Royal Commission was announced back in late 2017, very few people thought it would have significant implications for franchised new car Dealers. After all, it was misconduct primarily...
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4th October, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 48
Delegates at the AADA Convention in early September were treated to some insightful presentations on topics ranging from ROI to F&I. One of the sessions that stood out for many in attendance was the presentation...
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8th September, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 47
Hundreds of automotive industry professionals will gather at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre next week for the AADA’s annual Convention. The Convention provides unparalleled opportunities for networking, professional development and collaboration. The theme for...
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1st August, 2019 · CEO Message CEO Message No. 46
I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself – I am the new CEO of the Australian Automotive Dealer Association, and I am honoured that the Board has placed its faith in me...
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