Urban Science Opens Nashville-Area Office

Demand for Automotive Profitability and CRM Tools Growing

Feb 17, 2010, 15:15 ET from Urban Science

DETROIT, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Global retail consulting firm Urban Science announced it has opened an office in the Nashville metro area to accommodate the growth of its business. The new office is located at 106 Mission Court, Unit 903, Franklin, Tenn., 37067.  

"With the increased industry competition, it's more critical than ever for automakers and dealers to work together for mutual, profitable growth," said Jim Anderson, president, founder and CEO, Urban Science. "We've opened a Nashville office to better serve our clients' demand for services that help improve performance of their retail networks."  

From this new space, Urban Science will provide local automotive clients consulting and software solutions to grow market share. The company helps automakers optimize their retail networks by identifying the right number and location of dealerships, while benchmarking the performance of dealers to find profit, sales and efficiency opportunities. Urban Science provides a suite of lead management services like customer profiling, lead scoring, and campaign analysis and reporting tools, which help automakers get the most out of their marketing resources.

The facility, which currently employees nine people, plans to expand by 50 percent in the next six months. It will launch under the leadership of Urban Science Account Director Robert Black.

Founded in 1977, Urban Science is a global retail consulting firm that combines science with marketing to give companies the competitive edge they need to increase their market share and profitability in the most effective and efficient manner. With headquarters in Detroit, Urban Science serves its global clientele from offices in the United States, Spain, United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France, Australia, China, Mexico, Japan, India and Russia. www.urbanscience.com

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