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ELEAD1ONE Hires George Athan as Vice President of Strategic Operations

ELEAD1ONE today announced the appointment of George Athan to the position of Vice President of Strategic Operations of ELEAD1ONE, a division of Data Software Services, L.L.C. In his role, George will assist in directing future growth strategies within the organization, to include growing new divisions and developing future opportunities to maintain ELEAD1ONE’s position as the automotive industry-leading dealership software solution and service provider.

George has previously worked with industry leaders such as AutoNation and DCH Auto Group. With almost 30 years experience in automotive retail operations, George’s expertise will play a critical role in developing and implementing tactical strategies, goals, policies, procedures and services to achieve organizational objectives that align with current ELEAD1ONE philosophies. George will provide invaluable input to maintain a dealer-centric strategy that will continue to offer clients unmatched support.

“Adding team members who not only fit the ELEAD1ONE culture, but those who also leverage extensive industry knowledge is crucial to our continued growth,” stated Bill Wittenmyer, partner of ELEAD1ONE. “George is a terrific asset to ELEAD1ONE as we further expand our core business properties and grow OEM relationships. We are thrilled to have him on our team.”

“I am increasingly impressed with the commitment ELEAD1ONE upholds for the success of their clients and industry product offerings,” stated George Athan. “For decades, ELEAD1ONE has continued to grow and has positioned itself as the leader of technical advancements and retail solutions that transform how the automotive industry sells cars, while enhancing their customer base. I am very excited to join the ELEAD1ONE team!”

About ELEAD1ONE

Six of the top ten dealer groups have chosen to partner with ELEAD1ONE, the most intelligent and intuitive dealership software solution available in today’s automotive market. ELEAD1ONE helps dealers achieve unmatched results in increased sales and profit, lead generation, customer communication, sales process, retention and complete lifecycle management across all departments. The company’s automotive-only virtual BDC and CRM are the foundations of their unique dealer-focused suite of products and profit-building strategies. No other company in the industry has the resources or ability of ELEAD1ONE to maintain a 100 percent focus on training, teaching and support after the sale. For more information, visit our Website, like us on Facebook, YouTube or follow us on Twitter.

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