Month: January 2015

Smilenet Receives Top Prize For Best Italian Automotive Website

Smilenet, an Italian Automotive Digital Marketing company, has received a Peak Performance Award for their automotive website platform at the 2015 AWA Awards Ceremony. The Automotive Website Awards (AWA) ceremony, held on January 22, 2015, reviewed several European automotive technology providers this year, and Smilenet took away the top website honors for the Italian market.Read More »

CarChat24 Wins Marketing Innovation Award

[responsive][/responsive]We were excited to welcome CarChat24 to the AWA Research Report this year, but for many dealers, CarChat24 has been a part of their online marketing strategy since 2007. CarChat24 provides dealers with 24/7 managed chat services with one of the most affordable pricing models that PCG reviewed this year. We are pleased to presentRead More »

Dealertrack and Dealer.com Continue to Innovate Automotive Retailing

[responsive][/responsive] The acquisition of Dealer.com by Dealertrack Technologies has not slowed the pace of innovation at either company. The dynamic duo came home with four AWA Awards; the largest number by any company this year. The AWA Awards are the only automotive technology awards that include product research, live testing, and in-depth written reviews ofRead More »

Marketing Innovation Awardee: Nieuweautokopen.nl

Nieuweautokopen.nl is an automotive retailing website platform that operates in Holland. The website lists new vehicles for sale and has over 450 dealers currently on their program. We are happy to award Nieuweautokopen.nl with their first Automotive Website Award for Marketing Innovation!Read More »

DealerFire Recognized as a Pinnacle Platform

Since the beginning of the awards, DealerFire has achieved the highest honors in the website category. DealerFire has been enjoying solid growth over the past year, as well, with their products and services used by thousands of dealers located in the US, Canada, and in International markets.Read More »

Sales Process Award Winner: The Next Up

he Next Up is a sales process management software platform that converts a dealer’s open floor system to a managed up system. They are a newcomer to the AWAs, so we are pleased to present them with their first award in the Sales Process category.Read More »