marketplace master sponsors







Marketplace Master 2017 Expo and Conference Sponsor


As a third-generation managed and family owned business, we believe there is no difference in who we are and wh at we do. With over a century of combined experience in the automotive space, we provide industry leading warranty and ancillary products to new and independent dealerships in a simple and modern way. Here at Diamond Warranty, we understand the value that culture, community and technology can provide to the automotive industry in which we hope to be your diamond in the rough; a cut above the rest.

Marketplace Master 2017 Expo and Conference Sponsor

Independent & BHPH Media Sponsor
Cherokee Publishing Group is our independent and subprime platinum media sponsor. They are responsible for the publications of “Auto Remarketing”, “Auto Remarketing Canada”, “SubPrime Auto Finance News”, and the “Buy Here, Pay Here Report”. Cherokee Publishing Group also works on the NABD magazine. Cherokee Publishing Group has agreed to use all their publication and resource tools available to highly showcase and promote the Marketplace Mater Dealership Series. This alliance provides multiple channels for media circulation to tens of thousands of dealers across the US.
Platinum Sponsor
oneQube has built a suite of proprietary products that deliver audience-driven actionable insights for brands, agencies, and enterprises. With a focus on understanding potential audiences and driving quality organic growth and engagement with relevance, oneQube provides tools that builds passionate audiences for your brand and content.
Technology Sponsor
Auto Search Technologies, Inc. has been considered the authority for auto industry online SEO and website placement technologies for over 10-years. Their result driven SEO software delivers top website ranking and visibility. Services range from UX design and payment solutions to building engaging, functional, and customized websites for dealers. They are the preferred SEO and development firm for the auto industry with over 1,800 dealerships as customers, 100,000 #1 keyword searches, and they have built 17 of the state NIADA websites.
Platinum Media Sponsor
Auto Success produces many different types of media and has one mission: They strive to provide automotive sales professionals with fresh ideas, strategies and information that you can put to use immediately to increase you and your dealership's success. They work with industry leaders to keep you up to date on new and emerging technologies, without losing sight of the foundational basics that are the cornerstone of a successful sales career.
Carfax, Inc. is a commercial web-based service that supplies vehicle history reports to individuals and businesses on used cars and light trucks for the American and Canadian consumers. They have solutions for your entire dealership. Helping you acquire, market, sell, and service vehicles. All from a brand your consumers know and trust. Put the power of CARFAX Vehicle Reports at your fingertips. Whether at auction, dealing directly with a wholesale, or taking a car in trade, you'll know exactly what you're getting.
Technology Sponsor is a revolutionary portal bringing the auto auction experience to consumers in a way that has never been offered. The official announcement of this company will take place at the MarketPlace Master Convention and Expo - Dealership Series in Dallas, Texas this September. Todd Shepard's business partners in this venture include Michael Jackson and Beto Paredes.
Diamond Warranty Corporation
As a third-generation managed and family-owned business; we believe there is no difference in who we are and what we do. With over a century of combined experience in the automotive space, we provide industry leading warranty and ancillary products to new and independent dealerships in a simple and modern way. Diamond Warranty is fully insured through Amtrust Financial and is currently operating in more than 30 states nationwide. Here at Diamond Warranty, we understand the value that culture, community and technology can provide to the automotive industry in which we hope to be your diamond in the rough; a cut above the rest.
TRS Tax Max
At Tax Refund Services Tax Max, our sole purpose is to provide our dealerships, agents, their customers and our clients with the outstanding quality customer service they deserve. Since 1995, Tax Refund Services Tax Max has specialized in tax preparation and electronic filing for the car dealer and payday lending industries.

We have structured our Tax Max program to give the dealer maximum results with minimal time and effort.
STARS GPS, your Exclusive National Provider, specializes in providing the best technology with personal service, training and support for the independent and franchise dealership. STARS GPS also offers the same personal on-site service for finance companies and their dealer clients, as well as provides automated daily inventory management services that keep dealers constantly supplied with uninterrupted and seamless product flow based on their individual volume needs.

Our business philosophy is an attitude, a state of mind. We are large enough to meet your needs, yet we maintain that old-fashioned adage that service is not a byproduct, it is a choice,” said R. Allen Douglas, president. “We understand your business needs and offer quality solutions backed by dependable people you can count on day after day.

Boost your sales and have customers running to your dealership by tapping into the nation’s largest email marketing campaign.



eMail marketing is one of the most powerful ways to reach a genuinely targeted audience. We know a tremendous amount of information on the buyers in our database. You can specialize your desired data points and we can market to just that list!
Cloud Touch
Large Format Android Touch Screen Displays. Browse the internet and download apps! Perfect for lobbies, exhibitors, malls, hotels, restaurants, cinemas, dealerships, supermarkets, museums, event centers and much more. Use our Lock-down mode for use as an Interactive Kiosk.

Remotely control content on your screen using our user-friendly cloud based screen management software. Our Cloud Touch Kiosk App allows you to lock down your screen in kiosk mode and users can only interact with your content.
Sutton Technologies
Sutton Technologies provides computer software and consulting services to automotive, boat, recreational vehicle and power-sport dealerships.

We also create effective solutions for finance companies and have become leading custom conversion specialists.
Dealer Owned Reinsurance Companies
DealerRE specializes in setting up and managing reinsurance companies for franchise, independent, and BHPH dealerships. By owning your own reinsurance company, a separate entity from your dealership, you are able to write contracts and policies like warranties, vehicle service contracts, debt cancellation coverage, collateral protection insurance, etc. and keep the profit in house instead of purchasing it from a third party company and retailing it to your customer. This is a great way to build wealth and capture profit in house that you have previously sent to warranty and insurance companies.
Solutions By Text
Solutions by Text is a division of Marketing Response Solutions, a full-service consulting firm which has been serving the business community since 1995. In 2008, Solutions by Text was created to streamline client communication and leverage the power of SMS to create advanced business solutions in the mobile space.
Shepard & Shepard Business Solutions
We are an independent insurance broker focused on insuring Auto Dealers, RV Dealers, Service Shops, and Auto & RV rental operations throughout the Northwest. With access to multiple premier carriers we are the leader in the Northwest.
Testimonial Builder
When choosing a business, one of the most important factors is reputation. 78% of people say they trust online reviews just as much as personal recommendations from family or friends. Testimonial Builder is the free video reviews app that showcases your customers at their happiest moment.
BetoParedes family of companies
Beto Paredes Family of Companies have been working in the Automotive space going on 10 years. We have developed several solutions for dealerships. Including some of the most cutting edge technology in the space. Everything from website development to solutions for sales professionals in the social media space are just a few of the incredible solutions we have developed. With over 1,800 dealers in our brand company networks we have made an impact for dealers. Find out how we can service your dealership!
Cactus Sky Digital
Cactus Sky Digital is a premier full-service digital marketing agency. With years of experience, we are the industry leader in marketing innovations.

Cactus Sky carries the distinction of over a 95% email delivery rate and less than ½ % unsubscribe rate. Our expertise in email marketing, database development, and relationship building is unmatched by any other, with results that speak for themselves: customer engagement, conversion and sales.
Automotive Digest
Automotive Digest is an on-line media magazine that seeks to find, curate, and deliver strategically significant automotive. business, and breakthrough technology news, content, and information. focuses on the future of automotive, transportation systems, connected cars, autonomous vehicles, and they way people move about.

AIN Media is immersed in the emergence of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Cognitive Computing, Algorithmic Programming, Blockchain Technology, and Mobility as these forces impact not only automotive but all aspects of our social, cultural, and economic infrastructure and environment in the U.S. & globally..