Virtual Auto Summit
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 Export to Your Calendar 10/21/2020
When: Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
9:00 AM - 11:00 am
Where: Online
United States
Contact: Challoi McCuller
(805) 283-9634

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The automotive industry is seeing major shifts: dealerships moving their businesses online, demographic changes toward younger and first-time buyers, and automobiles being viewed as the safest and most predictable way to get around. With media consumption at an all-time high as consumers continue to work from home, join us to learn how automotive manufacturers and dealers are redefining their creative messaging, marketing mix, and attribution models to drive their business forward.

We'll discuss how the industry is adapting to this new world, what manufacturers are doing to adapt their business, and the move dealers have made to react to the new form of consumer demand, including contact-free sales approaches and digital retailing. Will we end up with search, click, and drive? Find out what industry leaders are planning for.


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ThinkLA events are organized with the help of industry professionals. Many thanks to this committee:

Co-Chair: Shane Dweyer, Sr. Account Executive, Snap Inc.
Co-Chair: Matt Smart, VP, Automotive Analytics, EDO Inc.

  • Kirsten Atkinson, VP, Client Partnerships, NBC Universal
  • Ben Sarmiento, VP Sales, West, Channel Factory
  • Steve Sturm, Consultant, TVB
  • John Gallagher,  Freelance
  • Andrew Derr, Media and Platform, Senior Sales Leader, Amazon
  • Matt , LA Sales Director,  Auto Pandora
  • Matt Budke, Client Partner, CarGurus
  • John Gray, Global Automotive Strategy Lead, Pinterest
  • Melissa Andraos, Digital Media Director, RPA
  • Nanette Tran, Management Supervisor, Team One
  • Derek Hand, Associate Director, Canvas Worldwide
  • Todd Richards Sr., Media Director, Digital, Saatchi
  • John Abel, Senior Director, Global Communications & Brand Integration, Mazda USA
  • Greg Johns, EVP, Digital, Canvas
  • Rob Alen,  Consultant
  • Rosabel Murai, Managing Director, OMD
  • Aaron Walton, President, Walton Isaacson 

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