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Aug 29, 2017, 12:00 ET DealerSocket Announces the Hire of New President and CEO Sejal Pietrzak; Jonathan Ord, Founder, Continues as Strategic Investor and Board Member

DealerSocket, the leading provider of technology platforms for the automotive industry, announced today that Sejal Pietrzak has joined the company...


Aug 25, 2017, 15:21 ET DealerSocket Becomes Approved Vendor for Mazda Digital Certified Program

DealerSocket today announced the company has been approved as a certified digital vendor under the Mazda Digital Certified Program. Through the new...


Aug 11, 2017, 18:19 ET DealerSocket Concludes Google Event, Hits San Diego Next

DealerSocket, provider of the leading automotive dealership responsive website and digital marketing platform, DealerFire, concluded its inaugural...


Jun 12, 2017, 15:22 ET DealerSocket raises the bar with multiple deep integrations within its independent dealer platform

DealerSocket, a leading technology provider now in its fourth year of serving independent auto dealerships, is hitting the trade show circuit with...


Jan 29, 2017, 10:00 ET DealerSocket Continues Customer Service Leadership with Simplified Support and Real-Time Technology Monitoring

DealerSocket, continuing its leadership in customer service, today announced a real-time, technology-driven customer service model to drive greater...


Jan 28, 2017, 15:30 ET DealerSocket Launches Precise Price™ Retailing Tool, Putting Customers at Center of Deal

DealerSocket, the automotive retail industry's leading integrated technology platform, today announced the launch of its Precise Price™ digital...


Jan 24, 2017, 18:28 ET DealerSocket to Introduce Four Technology Advances at NADA to Streamline Automotive Retail

DealerSocket, the automotive retail industry's leading integrated technology platform developer, will be displaying new technologies that improve...


Dec 01, 2016, 16:09 ET DealerSocket iDMS integrates with FetchAQuote.com to provide car buyers with faster, more affordable auto insurance

DealerSocket's newly launched iDMS platform for independent dealers has integrated with FetchAQuote.com (also known as Fetch), an electronic auto...


Oct 21, 2016, 10:24 ET DealerSocket wraps 7th annual User Summit with release of Blackbird CRM, iDMS and 2016 Independent Dealership Action Report

This month, more than 1,000 dealers and industry partners gathered at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort and Spa for DealerSocket's...


Oct 05, 2016, 12:45 ET DealerSocket User Summit Provides Forum for Advancing Automotive Retail

 DealerSocket, the automotive retail industry's leading integrated technology platform, is currently hosting its annual User Summit, which...


Sep 28, 2016, 12:06 ET DMS for independent and BHPH dealers will go live at DealerSocket's 2016 User Summit

After more than a year of dedicated development and collaboration with dealers, DealerSocket will officially release iDMS at the company's User...


Sep 15, 2016, 13:22 ET Innovate: The Independent Dealer Conference Merges With DealerSocket User Summit for Live October Event

 This year, hundreds of independent dealers who previously attended Innovate: The Independent Dealer Conference will instead set their sights...


Jul 22, 2016, 17:18 ET DealerSocket Announces Sponsorship of Star Olympic Athlete

DealerSocket, provider of the leading automotive dealership technology platform, has announced its sponsorship of Casey Patterson, 2016 U.S....


Jul 15, 2016, 09:31 ET DealerSocket reaffirms commitment to independent dealers with largest investment to date

 DealerSocket, provider of a leading automotive technology platform for independent dealers, has released its conference schedule for the...


Jun 23, 2016, 10:07 ET DealerSocket integrates with ProPay to expand Independent dealers' payment processing options

DealerSocket's FEX DMS has added to Independent dealers' payment processing options by fully integrating with ProPay's LenderPay platform, a...


Jun 10, 2016, 10:07 ET DealerSocket amps up spotlight on Independent dealers with six new product demonstrations at NIADA convention

DealerSocket, a leading technology provider with a growing focus on Independent dealerships, has ratcheted up its solutions for this specialty...


Jun 03, 2016, 16:30 ET DealerSocket named preferred website and digital marketing provider for Acura

 DealerSocket, a leading technology provider for automotive dealerships nationwide, has been selected as a preferred website provider for...


May 19, 2016, 08:00 ET DealerSocket unveils mobile CRM enhancements plus details on forthcoming full-scale, integrated platform for BHPH and Independent dealers

DealerSocket has rolled out a major upgrade to its mobile CRM technology for Buy-Here-Pay-Here (BHPH) and Independent dealers. The latest software...


Mar 24, 2016, 13:00 ET DealerSocket Readies Its Most Ambitious Booth, Product Enhancements, and More for NADA 2016

 DealerSocket, a leading technology platform provider for automotive dealerships nationwide, has put together its most ambitious booth presence...


Feb 24, 2016, 13:18 ET Aggressive expansion drives hiring, opportunity at DealerSocket

DealerSocket, the automotive retail industry's leading technology platform, grew its customer base by 67 percent and its number of employees by 136...


Feb 16, 2016, 08:00 ET DealerSocket data reveals five untapped strategies for auto dealers to acquire more used-car customers

 DealerSocket has unveiled a five-step customer acquisition plan for used car dealers, backed by the company's most recent internal data and a...


Jan 19, 2016, 13:11 ET DealerSocket Kicks Off 2016 With New Product Demonstrations at Digital Dealer 20 Conference

 DealerSocket, a leading technology provider for automotive dealerships, is introducing its latest wave of new releases at Digital Dealer 20...


Oct 15, 2015, 10:00 ET DealerSocket unveils plans for full-scale, integrated technology suite tailored to Independent / BHPH dealers at Innovate 2015

 DealerSocket President and CEO, Jonathan Ord, kicked off Innovate 2015 by sharing the big-picture plan behind his company's recent wave of...


Oct 01, 2015, 09:45 ET DealerSocket Inc. Finalizes Purchase of Inventory+ from Dealertrack®

 DealerSocket today announced the official purchase of Dealertrack's suite of Inventory Management Solutions including Inventory+, AAX and...


Sep 29, 2015, 12:44 ET DealerSocket Named Preferred Website Provider for Kia Motors

For the second time in two months, DealerFire, the website and digital marketing arm of DealerSocket, has been named a preferred website provider...