The industry has changed, but has your dealership? Nearly 90% of car buyers start their journey online and most make their purchasing decision before setting foot in a dealership. Let’s face it, it has never been more important to be strong digitally.
Our panel of industry pioneers will walk you through the car buyer’s journey, from their initial search to their dealership visit. Drawing on years of experience operating the eCommerce division of BC’s largest auto group, Kevin Gordon and Nick Williams will provide you with digital strategies and techniques that you can use to strengthen your dealerships online prsence and, ultimately, increase traffic on the showroom floor.
Return to your dealership armed with an arsenal of weapons to capture more online car shoppers and add to your bottom line.
Meet with peers in the industry and expand your professional network.
Looking to build a plan specific to your dealership? Meet with our specialists to discuss how to domminate your competitors.
Bluetooth speakers? Ridiculous Nerf guns? These are just a few of the items dealers will leave this workshop with.
The most impressive aspect of Convertus is the quality and responsiveness of their team. Every time we need something or have a question, they are always available and quick to action anything that we need.Ken Pattenden, Langley Hyundai
A sought-after international speaker and digital marketing expert, Kevin Gordon is a co-founder of a leading online solutions provider in the automotive industry, Convertus.
Before founding Convertus, Kevin created and led the eCommerce Department of the Jim Pattison Auto Group, one of the largest auto groups in Canada. During this time, Kevin’s contributions made a major impact in helping the group achieve its most profitable years in the 50 year history of the company while becoming B.C.’s No.1 automotive retailer.
Today, Kevin leverages his diverse skill set and background to help dealers across the continent take their digital strategy and sales processes to the next level.
In addition to making regular contributions to multiple automotive and marketing publications, Kevin has also been called upon to speak at conferences, OEM events and universities across North America.
An ardent entrepreneur, operations guru, and international speaker, Nicholas Williams has cultivated a unique background in operations and digital marketing.
Over the past 10 years, he has developed a broad set of professional and academic experiences. Nicholas has a commerce degree with concentrations in both entrepreneurship and international business with distinction.
His professional background is also both varied and accomplished, ranging from start-up to big business. Nicholas has deviated from Operating Partner of a successful vehicle importation company to the Director of Marketing for an international manufacturing firm.
These diverse experiences have allowed him to develop in-depth expertise in operational efficiencies, leadership, and customer experience. Combined with a passionate blend of drive and focus, Nicholas has lead each of his organizations to the digital forefronts of their industry.