Dave has been a Fixed Operations Specialist for over 30 years. He is a graduate of General Motors Institute of Technology at the University of Delaware in 1986 and Volvo University in Rutherford, N.J. in 1993. He has also attained certifications in computer training with various automotive computer systems, including Reynolds & Reynolds, ADP Dealer Management Systems as well as many other software programs.
Dave has also been a Fixed Operations Consultant with Reynolds & Reynolds, Wheeler Management Group and DealerPro Training Solutions. He has held positions such as Regional Sales Manager and National Director of Parts for various Fixed Operations consulting companies. He has trained and consulted in over 200 dealerships across the United States and Canada.
Dave has written featured parts articles for Fixed Ops Magazine as well as video appearances on the A.I.N. Network for Dealer Digest Daily. Dave is the author of ACG’s monthly “Smart Parts” E-Newsletter. He is the featured Parts Expert on the Fixed Ops Insight Website. Dave has also performed numerous industry training seminars, including many NADA Fixed Operations 20 Group Meetings, as well as local and state Dealer 20 Group Seminars across the country.
He has a track record of success throughout his career with many achievements and awards in areas of Customer Satisfaction, Sales Excellence, as well as being awarded one of NADA’s Top Benchmark Dual Franchise Dealers in fixed operations from 1993-1997. Dave is a New Hampshire native, but now resides in Pensacola, Florida with his wife Jean. He enjoys all sports, especially golf, swimming, boating and rollerblading.