Upcoming Meetings

July 27, 2021

VADA Full Membership Annual Meeting (In-person)

12:00 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. at Harlingen Convention Center

UTRGV President Guy Bailey 

August 2021

VADA Board Meeting

October 2021

VADA Full Membership Meeting (In-person)

Date and Topic TBD


Past Speakers & Topics

VADA brings knowledgeable speakers who can share industry updates, trends, and regulations to better serve our dealers and allied members of the industry. 

  • Amanda Rawls, KPA on Update on OSHA Regulations & Covid-19 Protocols

  • TxDMV Update on Advertising Regulations

  • Greg Griffith, AkzoNobel - Opportunities in Collision

  • Local City Managers, Mayors and Commissioners to discuss RGVMPO

  • Shelley Boggan, Regional Sales Mgr at GSFSGroup, - Hiring and training best practices

  • Dr. Dan Edgar- leadership models to promote innovation in retail automotive

  • Auto Theft Task Force officers

  • TADA Leadership including Bill Wolters, Karen Phillips and Rob Braziel

  • TxDMV Enforcement Division on Advertising Regulations

  • Kerrigan Advsiors, leading sell-side advisory firm to dealers in US

  • Matt Woods, Service Group, on building successful sales teams

  • Jim Ganther, CFPB-proofing your dealership

  • Ken Elias, MaryAnn KEller & Associates - national automotive economist

  • Dealertrack Technologies - trends in digital marketing

  • Congressman Fil Vela

  • Dan Ingle, Kelley Blue Book

2021 Events

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2021 TADA & VADA Holiday & Legislative Reception

November 2021

More details to come. 

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