SOURCE: Dealix Corporation

March 06, 2006 11:49 ET

AAISP Annual Conference Committee Announces Program Highlights

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 6, 2006 -- The Association of Automotive Internet Sales Professionals (AAISP) today announced the dates of its 2006 Annual Conference as April 3-6, 2006. The Conference will be held at the Nashville Airport Marriott Hotel, Nashville, TN.

The AAISP Annual Conference program is organized around three experience-based "tracks" on the conference theme: "The Internet Path to Profits," and is designed to engage attendees in participatory activities. Program elements include: keynote presentations; seminars, workshops and "Best Practices" Idea Lab sessions; one-on-one consultations; conversation café luncheons; supplier showcases; exhibits; peer interaction and social activities; recognition awards; and more. Sessions on the AAISP Professional Certification Program and the AAISP Career Center Job Registry are also included in the program.

Conference presenters will include keynote speaker Marianne McInerney, president of the American International Automobile Dealers Association, and other auto industry experts, including top Internet dealers and automotive sales trainers.

"This three day conference will be filled with enormous opportunities for Internet sales professionals to network with some of the best minds in online automotive sales," said Dr. Lloyd Richardson, president of the AAISP. "For a nominal fee, Internet sales professionals will gain insight into increasing close rates and front and back end grosses; reducing overall costs per sale; and other best practices that will make their Internet sales department the best in the country. In just under a year, our organization has grown to over 1,000 dedicated members who see the value of being a part of this great organization."

A preliminary program and pre-registration form is found on the AAISP website at www.aaisponline.org. Interested parties can also contact AAISP for more information by email at conference@aaisponline.org or by mail at Attn: AAISP Conference, No. 313, 1866-C E. Market Street, Harrisonburg, VA 22801. A preliminary program will be sent by return mail.

About AAISP

The Association of Automotive Internet Sales Professionals is a non-profit association incorporated in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Its stated purpose is to provide professional growth opportunities to assist members in the performance of their responsibilities, facilitate the exchange of information among and between members, and enhance and improve the stature and prestige of Internet sales professionals within the automotive industry. Membership is open to individuals, dealers, dealer groups, vendors and service providers involved in, or related to, automotive Internet sales. To join, or to request further information, contact membership@aaisponline.org, or call 434-589-8555.

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