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Former General Motors Executive Kim Brink Joins DealerSocket Board of Directors


Brink brings more than two decades of experience with General Motors,
NASCAR, and Ford Motor Company

a leading provider of innovative software for the automotive industry,
today announced the appointment of Kim Brink, former executive at
General Motors and current global chief operating officer at Global Team
Blue (GTB), the dedicated group of agencies responsible for the Ford
Motor Company account, to its board of directors.

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Kim Brink joins DealerSocket's Board of Directors (Photo: Business Wire)

Kim Brink joins DealerSocket's Board of Directors (Photo: Business Wire)

"We welcome Kim's deep understanding of the automotive industry, her
strategic mindset, and her rich marketing expertise," said Sejal
Pietrzak, president and CEO of DealerSocket. "We look forward to
leveraging Kim's unique strategic perspectives and insights about
partnering with automotive dealerships and original equipment
manufacturers (OEMs). She will bring significant value to DealerSocket,
our board, and to our customers."

Brink began her career at General Motors (GM) where she led the
repositioning of both the Chevrolet and Cadillac brands. After more than
twenty years at GM, Brink left to lead marketing for NASCAR before
becoming the global chief operating officer of GTB. Brink has championed
multiple award-winning creative platforms and was recognized by
Automotive News in 2016 as one of 100 Leading Women in the Auto Industry.

"DealerSocket is focused on supporting dealerships with an integrated
suite of software to simplify the experience of selling and servicing
vehicles," said Brink. "I look forward to utilizing my automotive and
marketing experience to help DealerSocket continue to serve the
automotive industry and help dealerships focus on the next generation
customer experience, grow, and succeed."

About DealerSocket

DealerSocket is a leading provider of software for the automotive
industry, offering a suite of seamlessly integrated products to help
dealers sell and service vehicles more profitably, while improving their
customers' experience. DealerSocket's suite of products includes
advanced Customer Relationship Management (CRM), innovative Digital
Marketing and Websites, robust Vehicle Inventory Management, insightful
Analytics Reporting, and solutions to streamline dealer operations such
as Desking, Credit Reporting, Compliance, and a Dealer Management System
(DMS) for dealers of all sizes. DealerSocket employs nearly 1,000 team
members serving 300,000 active users at over 9,000 dealerships. For more
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