The International Automotive Remarketing Alliance (IARA) Canada announced winners of the 2021 IARA awards, including Remarketer on the Rise, Remarketer of the Year, Industry Icon and Vendor/Supplier.
Stephanie Chouinard, regional auction sales manager, Hyundai Capital Canada for the past three years, has been named 2021 IARA Canada Remarketer on the Rise. Previously, she served for 14 years as Nissan Canada and Mitsubishi Motors Coordinator. Quebec stationed in Quebec
Lisa Prestidge has been awarded 2021 IARA Canada Remarketer of the Year hnors. Prestidge is Auction Manager at Element Fleet Management, is in Mississauga, Ontario.
Lori Murtagh, chief risk and compliance officer at SCI Lease Corp and SCI Marketview, has been named 2021 IARA Canada Industry Icon. SCI is a lead management process provider headquartered in Markham, Ontario. Murtagh is responsible for the SCI’s risk and portfolio management.
ADESA, wholesale vehicle auction provider, has been named 2021 IARA Canada Vendor/Supplier. Established in 1989, ADESA offers auction solutions to professional car buyers and sellers, including vehicle manufacturers, rental companies, financial institutions, fleet managers, independent dealers and franchise dealers. The company employs more than 11,000 at more than 75 auction sites and corporate locations throughout Northern America.
“The 2021 IARA Awards was a great success with more nominations and votes compared to any other year, according to IARA Canada, the award organizers. “We would also like to congratulate the winners on a successful year despite the challenges we all faced.”