Jay Leno, Jeb Bush to keynote 2015 NADA convention

Former "Tonight Show" host Jay Leno, left, and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush are scheduled.

Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and former “Tonight Show” host Jay Leno will be among the keynote speakers at the 2015 National Automobile Dealers Association Convention & Expo, to be held Jan. 22-25 in San Francisco.

Bush and NADA Chairman Forrest McConnell will speak Jan. 23; Leno will speak the next day.

Leno, known for his passion for cars, hosts the “Jay Leno’s Garage” Web show and spends his free time working on his collection of classic cars and motorcycles, NADA said in a statement today.

Bush entered the private sector after his second term as governor ended in 2007. He owns Jeb Bush & Associates, a consulting business in Coral Gables, Fla.

Other scheduled keynote speakers are motivational speaker Beck Weathers and NADA Vice Chairman Bill Fox.

Former first lady and former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton keynoted the 2014 convention.

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