David Diedrich joined DAAG in January 2020 as the Director of National Sales, with a subsequent promotion to VP of National Sales and Operations. Since joining DAAG, David has been involved in operations and national sales, integral to the expansion of DAAG’s market presence. DAAGs ability to grow the group from seven auctions to eleven and the expansion of a digital team focused on multi-listing sales outside of the traditional in-lane auction model has been enhanced by David’s leadership. Anticipating the need to reach a broader client base with commercial clients, independent and franchise dealers, market changes, and Dealers Auto Auctions’ growth in its service offering and expanding footprint, this role provides additional intellectual agility in the leadership of DAAG.
Diedrich commented, “Joining DAAG when Covid hit prompted a growth opportunity from the dealers and commercial clients; since then, we have not stopped growing. We are working to support the auctions to meet the growing demands. We plan to expand our services and auctions while offering superior personal service.”
David Andrews, Founder, and CEO, stated, “David joining the team in January 2020 couldn’t have been more timely. He has been instrumental in addressing many of the challenges in the ever-changing auto industry as it relates to auctions wholly, as well as helping lead DAAG services and further expansion.”
David Diedrich has been in the auction industry for 30-plus years. Working in sales, operations, and management roles. Having worked at ADT, ADESA, and Insurance Auctions throughout his time in the auction business. He is also a licensed auctioneer. In addition to David’s business proficiency, he is deeply involved with teaching and guiding young men in outdoorsman activities across North America, leading survival skills trips that enrich not only these young men’s hands-on skills in outdoor survival but also teaching them critical thinking and team building skills.
About Dealers Auto Auction Group
Dealers Auto Auction Group runs eleven auctions in the Southeastern United States with locations in Atlanta GA, Cincinnati OH, Columbia SC, Jackson MS, Little Rock AR, Memphis TN, Mobile AL, Huntsville AL, Murfreesboro TN, Johnson City TN, and Chattanooga TN. David Andrews is the owner and operator of Dealer Auto Auction Group. In addition to the 11 auction locations, the Dealers Auto Auction Group offers a robust menu of digital venues, including DAAG Marketplace and Simulcast.