Introducing New IARA Board Members
The International Automotive Remarketers Alliance (IARA) announces the addition of three new board members to an already prestigious roster.
IARA Executive Director Tony Long commented, "These quality additions to the board are indicative of IARA's increased presence and influence. Board members have the unique opportunity to interact with committee chairs during monthly board meetings, and most also serve on committees. Committees are the lifeblood of this organization, and we always welcome new volunteers."
“We are very pleased to welcome these individuals to the IARA Board as they each represent a different segment of our membership to provide information allowing us to continue to work toward the improvement of all aspects of the automotive remarketing industry”
added Paul Seger, IARA President and EVP, Element Fleet Management Inc.
Douglas W. Campbell
Doug Campbell currently serves as Vice President, Remarketing, for the Americas for Avis Budget Group. In this role he is responsible for the strategic leadership and oversight of the company’s wholesale, retail sales, and OEM program vehicles in the United States, and oversees the growth the company’s brick and mortar retail car sales stores.
Prior to joining Avis Budget Group, he was Used Vehicle Director for the corporate office of AutoNation and has held other executive dealership roles at both the franchise and corporate levels.
Doug earned his Business Administration degree from the University of North Florida in 1997.
Matt Fetter represents the ServNet Auction Group on the IARA board. Mr. Fetter is the third-generation Owner and President of the Clark County Auto Auction. CCAA was founded in 1982 by Matt’s grandfather, Charles Fetter, and today operates from a world class auto auction center on 50 acres in the Louisville, KY market area.
Mr. Fetter is the President of the Midwest Chapter for the National Auto Auction Association and has served as a ServNet Auction Group director and board member. He is a member of the Young Presidents Organization and an advisory board member for Truist Financial Corporation.
In addition, he owns and oversees Fetter Properties, and its subsidiaries, with real estate with holdings in Kentucky and Indiana.
Venkat Krishnamoorthy is the CEO/President of Auto Auction Services Inc. (AASC). In his current role, he manages the intersection of business and technology for AASC and is involved in key industry initiatives in Used Car Wholesale Arena.
Venkat has 18+ years of experience in the auto remarketing industry. He previously served as a chairperson for the IARA Technology Committee for two years. Prior to joining AASC, he was a Systems Architect at Delta Airlines and designed products for Revenue Management Portfolio.
He holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from Georgia State University, Atlanta and a Master of Science in Chemical Engineering from University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa. Venkat calls Atlanta his home and resides there with his wife and two teenage children.
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