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KAR Auction Services Raises More than $240,000 for United Way of Central Indiana

Published: December 19, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Inquiries: Tobin Richer (317) 249-4521 tobin.richer@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Raises More Than $240,000 for United Way of Central Indiana Company Delivers 450 Support Kits to the Salvation Army as Part of Annual United Way Giving Campaign CARMEL, Ind. – December 19, 2016 – KAR MORE >

ADESA and EMKAY Raise $50,000 for JDRF

Published: December 16, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA and EMKAY Raise $50,000 for JDRF CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that ADESA auctions and EMKAY have together raised more than $50,000 in 2016 to support the research efforts of JDRF, the world leader in funding type 1 diabetes MORE >

KAR Auction Services Chairman and CEO Jim Hallett Delivers Keynote at Fleet Europe Remarketing Forum in Barcelona

Published: December 13, 2016

Media Inquiries: Tobin Richer (317) 249-4521 tobin.richer@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Chairman and CEO Jim Hallett Delivers Keynote at Fleet Europe Remarketing Forum in Barcelona CARMEL, Ind., November 22, 2016 – KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), Chairman and CEO Jim Hallett delivered a keynote address at the Fleet MORE >

KAR Auction Services to Participate in Bank of America, Merrill Lynch 2016 Leveraged Finance Conference

Published: November 18, 2016

For Immediate Release Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com Media Inquiries: Tobin Richer (317) 249-4521 tobin.richer@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services, Inc. Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor Conference Carmel, IN – November 18, 2016, KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) today announced its participation in the following investor conference which will also be available via live MORE >

KAR Auction Services Extends Midwest Platform with Acquisition of Flint Auto Auction

Published: November 15, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Inquiries: Tobin Richer (317) 249-4521 tobin.richer@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Extends Midwest Platform with Acquisition of Flint Auto Auction Detroit-area facility will operate as ADESA Flint CARMEL, Ind. – November 15, 2016 – KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR) today announced it has acquired Flint Auto MORE >

KAR Auction Services Launches New Enterprise Functions to Accelerate Innovation for Wholesale Used Car Industry

Published: November 14, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Tobin Richer (317) 249-4521 tobin.richer@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Launches New Enterprise Functions to Accelerate Innovation for Wholesale Used Car Industry Industry pioneers named to leadership roles in product development, data analytics and strategic planning CARMEL, Ind., November 14, 2016 – Carmel, Ind.-based KAR MORE >

ADESA Meets Customer Demand with a $40 Million Investment in Chicago Used-Car Auction Facility

Published: October 28, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA MEETS CUSTOMER DEMAND WITH A $40 MILLION INVESTMENT IN CHICAGO USED-CAR AUCTION FACILITY ADESA introduced technological advancements during first sale CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced it has officially opened its new ADESA Chicago auto auction. KAR invested approximately $40 MORE >

KAR Auction Services Promotes Gary Fields to Vice President of KAR IT Shared Services

Published: September 29, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Darci Valentine 317.249.4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com KAR AUCTION SERVICES PROMOTES GARY FIELDS TO VICE PRESIDENT OF KAR IT SHARED SERVICES CARMEL, Ind., September 29, 2016 – Carmel, Ind.-based KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a provider of used-vehicle auction services, announced today the promotion of Gary Fields to vice president of KAR IT MORE >

KAR Auction Services Collects Record Amount for Midwest Food Bank

Published: September 22, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Collects Record Amount for Midwest Food Bank CARMEL, Ind., September 22, 2016—Carmel, Ind.-based KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a provider of used-vehicle auction services, announced today that its annual food drive at the company’s MORE >

instaVIN Names Edie Hirtenstein Director of Business Development

Published: September 8, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com instaVIN Names Edie Hirtenstein Director of Business Development CARMEL, Ind. — instaVIN, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), announced today that Edie Hirtenstein has been named director of business development for instaVIN. Hirtenstein will report directly to instaVIN CEO and President Jim MORE >

KAR Auction Services Promotes Stacey White to Senior Vice President of Enterprise Optimization

Published: September 1, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Promotes Stacey White to Senior Vice President of Enterprise Optimization CARMEL, Ind., Sept. 1, 2016—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a leading end-to-end vehicle remarketing services provider, announced today that Stacey White has been promoted MORE >

KAR Auction Services Names Vice President of Enterprise Optimization

Published: August 18, 2016

Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 Mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Names Vice President of Enterprise Optimization CARMEL, Ind., August 18, 2016—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a leading end-to-end vehicle remarketing services provider, announced today that Tim Massingale has been promoted to vice president of enterprise optimization. Massingale MORE >

ADESA Indianapolis Raises More Than $34,000 for JDRF

Published: July 5, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA Indianapolis Raises More Than $34,000 for JDRF CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that the ADESA Indianapolis auction recently hosted two charity events. Together, these two events raised more than $34,000 for JDRF, a leading advocacy group for people with MORE >

KAR Auction Services Recognized for Technology Innovation with CIO 100 Award

Published: June 21, 2016

KAR AUCTION SERVICES RECOGNIZED FOR TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION WITH CIO 100 AWARD KAR group of companies honored for ground-breaking technology initiatives CARMEL, Ind., June 21, 2016—Carmel, Ind.-based KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a provider of used vehicle auction services, announced today it has received the CIO 100 Award for driving business value through IT innovation. MORE >

ADESA Boston Raises More Than $55,000 for JDRF

Published: June 21, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA Boston Raises More Than $55,000 for JDRF CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that its ADESA Boston location has raised more than $55,000 for JDRF so far during the auction’s annual charity drive. The main event of the charity drive MORE >

KAR Auction Services Promotes Key Leader to Head Finance division

Published: June 20, 2016

Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Promotes Key Leader to Head Finance Division Jim Money Named President of Automotive Finance Corporation CARMEL, Ind., June 20, 2016—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a leading end-to-end vehicle remarketing services provider, today announced the promotion of Jim MORE >

ADESA Canada Customers Donate Almost $130,000 For Alberta Fire Relief

Published: June 17, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA CANADA CUSTOMERS DONATE ALMOST $130,000 FOR ALBERTA FIRE RELIEF CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that customers at its Canadian auction locations recently donated $129,652 to support the Canadian Red Cross Alberta Fires fund. The northern Alberta community of Fort MORE >

KAR Auction Services Announces Acquisition of GRS Remarketing

Published: June 1, 2016

Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Announces Acquisition of GRS Remarketing Online UK vehicle remarketer joins KAR group of companies CARMEL, Ind. — KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), a provider of end-to-end vehicle remarketing services, announced today that the company has acquired GRS Remarketing MORE >

Nicole Archer Named Vice President of Autoniq

Published: May 31, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Nicole Archer Named Vice President of Autoniq CARMEL, Ind. — Autoniq, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that Nicole Archer has been named vice president of Autoniq. Archer, who most recently served as director of strategic projects for KAR subsidiary MORE >

ADESA Names Richard Griskie Chief Information Officer

Published: May 26, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA NAMES RICHARD GRISKIE CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), announced today that Richard Griskie has been named chief information officer. In this role, Griskie will oversee the efficient and effective operation of information technology systems for ADESA and several MORE >

ADESA Names Steve Dudash Vice President of Dealer Services

Published: May 12, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA NAMES STEVE DUDASH VICE PRESIDENT OF DEALER SERVICES CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), announced today that it has named Steve Dudash vice president of dealer services. In this role, Dudash will lead the company’s more than 300 dealer sales professionals across MORE >

ADESA Acquires Sanford Auto Dealers Exchange Used Vehicle Auction

Published: May 10, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com ADESA Acquires Sanford Auto Dealers Exchange Used Vehicle Auction CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced it has successfully completed the acquisition of Sanford Auto Dealers Exchange (SADE) in Sanford, Florida. This MORE >

KAR EVP of HR Receives 2016 Ogletree Deakins Human Resources Professional of the Year Award

Published: May 9, 2016

Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR AUCTION SERVICES EVP OF HR RECEIVES 2016 OGLETREE DEAKINS HUMAN RESOURCES PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR AWARD CARMEL, Ind., May 09, 2015 – Carmel, Ind.-based KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a provider of used vehicle auction services, announced today that MORE >

KAR Names Mike Eliason Vice President of Investor Relations and Treasurer

Published: May 2, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karactionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Names Mike Eliason Vice President of Investor Relations and Treasurer CARMEL, Ind., May 2, 2016—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a leading end-to-end vehicle remarketing services provider, today announced that Mike Eliason has been named MORE >

KAR Auction Services Announces Dr. Huey Antley to Lead New Data Science Solutions Group

Published: April 12, 2016

Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Announces Dr. Huey Antley to Lead New Data Science Solutions Group Team applies the latest data science tools to optimize economic outcomes for vehicle remarketing customers CARMEL, Ind., April 11, 2016—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a leading MORE >

ADESA Promotes Paul Lips to Chief Operating Officer

Published: April 7, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA PROMOTES PAUL LIPS TO CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER Lips to lead ADESA’s new U.S. auction region structure with the addition of two new regional vice presidents CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), announced today that it has promoted Paul Lips from executive vice MORE >

ADESA Names J. Marty Nowlin Vice President of Human Resources

Published: April 4, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA NAMES J. MARTY NOWLIN VICE PRESIDENT OF HUMAN RESOURCES CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), announced today that J. Marty Nowlin has been named vice president of human resources. In his new role, Nowlin will develop and execute all human resources strategies MORE >

KAR Announces Closing of Brasher’s Auto Auctions Acquisition

Published: April 1, 2016

For Immediate Release Analyst Inquiries: Mike Eliason (317) 249-4559 mike.eliason@karauctionservices.com Media Inquiries Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com KAR Announces Closing of Brasher’s Auto Auctions Acquisition Acquisition Strengthens KAR’s Service Offerings Carmel, Ind.—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) announced today that its subsidiary, ADESA, Inc., has successfully completed the acquisition of eight auctions owned by the MORE >

Cars Arrive Network President and CEO Michael Briggs Expands Role to Include CEO of Recovery Database Network

Published: March 21, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 Cars Arrive Network President and CEO Michael Briggs Expands Role to Include CEO of Recovery Database Network Briggs new role creates stronger end-to-end remarketing solutions for customers CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that its subsidiary Recovery Database Network (RDN) has MORE >

KAR Auction Services and TradeRev Announce Keith Crerar to Lead TradeRev U.S. Rollout

Published: March 18, 2016

For Immediate Release Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com Analyst Inquiries: Jonathan Peisner (317) 249-4390 jonathan.peisner@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services and TradeRev Announce Keith Crerar to Lead TradeRev U.S. Rollout CARMEL, Ind., and TORONTO, March 17, 2016—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a leading end-to-end vehicle remarketing services provider, and TradeRev, a Toronto-based provider of a MORE >

ADESA Announces Agreement to Acquire Sanford Auto Dealers Exchange

Published: March 14, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 Analyst Inquiries Jonathan Peisner jonathan.peisner@karauctionservices.com 317-249-4390 ADESA Announces Agreement to Acquire Sanford Auto Dealers Exchange CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Sanford Auto Dealers Exchange (SADE) in Sanford, Florida. This location joins four MORE >

ADESA Promotes Simon Robitaille to Regional Vice President

Published: March 9, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA PROMOTES SIMON ROBITAILLE TO REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that Simon Robitaille has been promoted to regional vice president for eastern Canada. In this role, Robitaille will be responsible for providing guidance throughout the region and MORE >

Lisa Scott Named Chief Client Officer for ADESA Canada

Published: March 2, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 Lisa Scott Named Chief Client Officer for ADESA Canada CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today announced that Lisa Scott has been promoted to chief client officer for ADESA Canada. In this role, Scott will be responsible for all efforts to design and MORE >

ADESA Phoenix Raises Nearly $20,000 for JDRF

Published: February 26, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 ADESA Phoenix Raises Nearly $20,000 for JDRF CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), today that its ADESA Phoenix location recently hosted a charity auction that raised nearly $20,000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). The event was held in conjunction with the MORE >

KAR Auction Services Launches Volunteer Program in Honor of Leap Year

Published: February 24, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Darci Valentine 317.249.4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com KAR AUCTION SERVICES LAUNCHES VOLUNTEER PROGRAM IN HONOR OF LEAP YEAR 10,500 full-time employees across North America offered day off work to perform community service CARMEL, Ind., February 24, 2016—Carmel, Ind.-based KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR), a provider of used vehicle auction services, announced today the launch MORE >

KAR Auction Services Seeks to Refinance Credit Agreement

Published: February 22, 2016

Analyst Inquiries: Jonathan Peisner (317) 249-4390 jonathan.peisner@karauctionservices.com Media Inquiries: Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com KAR Auction Services Seeks to Refinance Credit Agreement Carmel, IN – February 22, 2016 – KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) (the “Company”) announced today that it is seeking to refinance its existing Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of MORE >

KAR Announces Agreement to Acquire Brashers Auto Auctions and Expansion of its Senior Secured Revolving Credit Facility

Published: February 17, 2016

For Immediate Release Analyst Inquiries: Jonathan Peisner (317) 249-4390 jonathan.peisner@karauctionservices.com Media Inquiries : Darci Valentine (317) 249-4414 darci.valentine@karauctionservices.com KAR Announces Agreement to Acquire Brasher’s Auto Auctions and Expansion of its Senior Secured Revolving Credit Facility  Acquisition Strengthens ADESA’s Western U.S. Footprint Carmel, Ind.—KAR Auction Services, Inc. (NYSE: KAR) announced today that its subsidiary, ADESA, Inc., MORE >

Troy Peterson Named General Manager of ADESA Chicago

Published: February 1, 2016

For Immediate Release Darci Valentine darci.valentine@adesa.com 317-249-4414 TROY PETERSON NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF ADESA CHICAGO CARMEL, Ind.—ADESA, a business unit of KAR Auction Services (NYSE: KAR), announced today that Troy Peterson has been named general manager of the company’s upcoming ADESA Chicago location. ADESA President and CEO Stéphane St-Hilaire made the announcement. In his new MORE >