ARI’s Chris Clarke Named 2019 Consignor of the Year
Annual award recognizes individuals who encourage the use of best practices and embrace innovation
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (April 1, 2019) – ARI®, a leading global fleet services provider specializing in complex car and truck fleets, today announced that Chris Clarke, manager, remarketing operations, has been recognized as the 2019 Consignor of the Year. Presented during last week’s Conference of Automotive Remarketing (CAR), the annual award is voted on by industry professionals and honors individuals who encourage the use of best practices while also embracing and implementing innovation.
“I’m extremely honored to receive this award and represent ARI as well as all the extraordinary individuals whose unwavering commitment to service excellence makes our remarketing team among the very best the industry has to offer,” said Clarke. “Remarketing from the fleet management perspective is all about leveraging the latest technology to maximize exposure and find the right buyer for each unit. Our strategy helps establish standards, raise transparency, develop training, and drive innovation that continues to shape the remarketing industry.”
During his 25-plus years in the automotive sector, Clarke has experienced virtually all facets of the remarketing industry, spending time as a buyer, seller, and consignor of vehicles while also partnering with auctions, dealers, and online sellers. Clarke also currently serves on the Board of Directors for the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA).
Clarke, along with the 2019 Remarketer of the Year Warren Byrd, was celebrated during last week’s Conference of Automotive Remarketing in Las Vegas, Nevada. CAR is organized with the National Auto Auction Association (NAAA) Spring Business Meeting and the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) Spring Roundtable. Over 500 remarketing professionals learn the latest information on new technologies, wholesale market conditions and industry standardization.
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