April 14, 2022 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM Glenwood Ballroom
The traditional retail car business is changing rapidly. Electric vehicles are predicted to dominate vehicle sales in the not-too-distant future, fully digital sales are now a reality as is on-site service, and car-sharing and vehicle subscriptions are now a real consumer choice. These changes can be seen as a threat or an opportunity for those retailers that utilize current infrastructure and expertise into proven emerging businesses. A start-up entrepreneur, the head of the strategic ventures group of one of the largest dealer/fleet leasing organizations in the country, and a founding partner of one of the leading mission-based venture capital firms will explore these changes and outline possible opportunities on the horizon for insightful automotive retailers.