with Dave Boyle
On FixedOps Chops we will debate controversial topics, discuss innovative ideas and share educational information for all things relative to the automotive industry. With more than 25 years of experience in the Fixed Operations sector of the automotive industry, we will always have great discussions that will leave you coming back for the next episode! Our webcast/podcast is intended to be both informational and entertaining! Each episode is availabe on video or audio. See below for show links.
Episode 3: Greg Noonan, Publisher & President of FixedOpsInsight.com
Noonan is not only one of the most recognized faces in the MOPAR world, he bakes up one of the best brownies that will ever cross a sweet tooth. Every year, Noonan organizes one of the most successful parts and service shows in automotive, drawing CDJR dealerships, vendors, leaders and OEM staff from across the nation. He’s one of the sharpest minds in automotive customer loyalty and we’re so pleased to welcome his insight on building customer loyalty and retention through a better service experience.
Episode 2: Tim Jackson, President of the Colorado Auto Dealers Association
For the dealership body in Colorado, the name Tim Jackson is more celebrated than that of John Elway, former Denver Broncos quarterback. Jackson serves as Chief Staff Officer of the Colorado Auto Dealers Association (CADA), the trade association for 400 new car, truck, RV, and motorcycle dealers across the state. Tim’s leadership has positively impacted just about every state ADA across the nation, as he advocates for issues of importance to franchised new car dealers. Tim joins Dave on an automotive industry timeline and what’s in store with electric vehicles (EVs).
Episode 1: Tully Williams, Fixed Ops Director of The Niello Company
Buckle in for the relaunch of the FixedOps Chops webcast/postcast, hosted by TraXtion’s very own Dave Boyle! We’re kicking off the series with some great content shot right there on the NADA 2023 tradeshow floor. Please welcome Tully Williams, Fixed Ops Director The Niello Company. Tully is not only a great friend of the show, but an innovative leader in our industry. Click on the video play button or here to watch on YouTube.
Dave Boyle, President & CEO of TraXtion, is an automotive industry leader, Fixed Operations expert, public speaker, and visionary entrepreneur. David Boyle brings more than 25 years of automotive experience to his role as Chief Executive Officer at TraXtion. David began his career working for Newgen Results Corporation, the industry’s first full-service CRM provider, where he went on to hold several VP-level positions. This included running the company’s $20 million dollar consulting division, considered to be one of the best in the industry at that time. This experience lead David to his first entrepreneurial endeavor where he was one of the founding members of MPI, the industry’s first electronic inspection company. While serving as MPI’s President and COO, David was directly responsible for growing the company from a startup to more than $30 million in annual revenue.
Over his career, David has logged thousands of hours in dealerships across the U.S. and Canada and is a recognized industry authority on dealership fixed operations. Having been a senior executive for more than 20 years with two (MPI and Newgen) of the more successful automotive dealer suppliers, David is recognized as a successful operational leader in the automotive vendor arena. A little known fact about David is that before starting his business career he spent eight years as a full-time professional race car driver, which he credits for his affinity for cars and his eventual decision to make a career in the automotive industry.