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Motor City West presented by Tapad


When: Friday, October 7th, 2016
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Where: Ritz Carlton
4375 Admiralty Way
Marina del Rey, California  90292
United States
Contact: Martin Aranda
310-876-0650 x226

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Auto Wars

It's not the war among brands, but between old and new ways of marketing. As technology continues to change everything around us, we will discuss the challenges and opportunities that the Automotive Industry faces heading into 2017 and beyond. The car shopping, buying, researching, and selling process is continually being disrupted, and at Motor City West, we will take a look at how all players in the process are using new strategies along with traditional tactics to continue to grow their business. How will Virtual Reality, Autonomous Cars, New Media, and ever-evolving sales tactics impact your company? Find out on October 7 at Motor City West!





SpeakerJ Barbush (BIO)
VP, Creative Social Media Director

SpeakerBernard Campbell (BIO)
Creative Director
Karma Automotive

SpeakerJason Croddy (BIO)
VP, Group Director
Canvas Worldwide

SpeakerGarrett Jamison (BIO)
Head of Automotive - Media Partnerships
Amazon Media Group

SpeakerSteven Kaufman (BIO)
Managing Director
OMD Programmatic

SpeakerWoojong Kim (BIO)
Senior Manager of Marketing
Hyundai Motor America

SpeakerMatt Lawler (BIO)
VP, Social Strategy
Canvas Worldwide

SpeakerEd Loh (BIO)
Editor and Cheif
Motor Trend

SpeakerTom O'Brien (BIO)
Executive Vice President, Digital Media & Chief Revenue Officer
Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc.

SpeakerKate O'Loughlin (BIO)
SVP, Media Business

SpeakerLester Perry (BIO)
VP, Account Services

SpeakerMonica Mellier Reagan (BIO)
Group Media Director
Team One

SpeakerMark Rechtin (BIO)
Executive Editor
Motor Trend

SpeakerMartin Schmitt (BIO)
Co-Founder and CEO
CarLabs Inc.

SpeakerEric Watson (BIO)
Director, Marketing Operations, Mazda NA Operations

Breanne Carpenter, Communications Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA
Ron Harris (BIO), Corporate Manager, Product Analytics Remarketing, Toyota Financial Services



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