With 2013 expected to be another year of stratospheric grown for digital marketing, Gary May of Interactive Marketing and Consulting Services has been invited to speak and be featured at a number of events. After covering tools and analytics in a webinar for eXteres Auto in January, May is now slated to be featured monthly through mid-year to assist through best practices for dealerships nationwide.
KPA will host Gary May March 13 for an online webinar covering vendor evaluations and how to properly assess making proper changes in an environment where overall standardization, while detrimental to business, has been increasing (http://www.dealerwebinars.com/vendor.html)
At the Innovative Dealer Summit hosted by the Colorado Auto Dealers' Association March 19-20, Gary will speak on "Getting Customers Serviced in a Digital Age". Invited back again this year, Gary has received one of the highest attendee evaluation reviews each year since the start of the IDS. (http://www.innovativedealersummit.com)
April brings the IM@CS President to Jim Ziegler's Internet Battle Plan at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Detroit, April 16-18. The session covered by Gary will be "Using Analytics and Measurement to React Quickly in Today's Evolving Online Space". He will address opportunities and methods for dealerships to rely on in-store accountability rather than complete dependence on vendors. (http://internetbattleplan.com)
On May 3, DealerOn will have Gary share leading edge digital strategies on their weekly webinar series. The title and main subject will be announced soon. (http://www.dealeron.com/webinar)
At the 2013 Automotive Marketing Boot Camp in Philadelphia May 14-16, Gary will speak along side Christine Rochelle and Andrew Barter on "Customer Service in the Digital Age". The First Class Educators conference wil be his seventh speaking appearance with the company over the past three years including being a panel moderator on three occasions. (http://www.automotivebootcamp.com)
In addition to the events that Gary May is speaking at, there is a first of its kind event for dealer principals and executives that will bring unique, solid fundaments to operating dealerships going forward that he endorses. The DrivingSales President's Club is April 21-22 at the Waldorf Astoria in New York and features Seth Godin as the keynote speaker in addition to leading authorities in the automotive industry. Those looking to attend should contact Gary May about an IM@CS discount for the event. (http://drivingsalespresidentsclub.com)