Five questions with… Bank of America’s Duane Freeman

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. At Bank of America’s auto division, preserving a personal touch is key to engaging with both consumers and colleagues in a meaningful way, or so […]
  • Joey Pizzolato
  • July 2, 2019
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Five Questions With… Kyle Birch of GM Financial

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. As the Chief Operating Officer of GM Financial, Kyle Birch leads all origination channels and servicing in North America for General Motor’s captive finance arm. […]
  • Nicole Casperson
  • June 4, 2019
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Five Questions With… Craig Harter of BMO Harris Bank

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. BMO Harris Bank‘s head of U.S. indirect lending Craig Harter takes the lessons learned from his 25-year auto finance tenure and his upbringing to keep him […]
  • Bianca Chan
  • April 30, 2019
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Five Questions With… Jim Murray of Western Funding

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. Jim Murray has led Western Funding Inc. since September 2017. He came to Las Vegas-based Western Funding with two decades of specialty finance experience in […]
  • Nicole Casperson
  • April 5, 2019
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Five Questions With… John Thacker of HCA

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. John Thacker started his auto finance career two decades ago as a bill collector for Ford Motor Credit, and after “sitting in all the chairs” […]
  • Nicole Casperson
  • February 22, 2019
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Five Questions With… Renee Horne of USAA

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. Renee Horne, vice president of consumer lending at San Antonio, Texas-based USAA Bank since June 2016, leads a team responsible for providing its members’ great customer […]
  • Nicole Casperson
  • October 10, 2018
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Five Questions With… Chuck Berend of BBVA Compass

Five Questions With is a monthly Q&A segment on AutoFinanceExcellence.org that offers a glimpse of what senior industry executives are thinking about outside the boardroom. Read on to find out. Chuck Berend has led BBVA Compass‘s auto finance unit since April 2017. He came to Birmingham, Ala.-based BBVA in July 2015 as senior vice president […]
  • Nicole Casperson
  • September 5, 2018
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