Shown below is a collection of photos from the NADA convention.
PHOTOS BY: JOE WILSSENS
|Toyota dealers found energy to spare as they were entertained by a tribute to the Blues Brothers at the House of Blues.|
|Mike Jackson, right, the Automotive Hall of Fame's Industry Leader of the Year, is congratulated by Ford's Jim Padilla at the Hall of Fame's awards luncheon.|
|Gary Cowger, president of GM North America, center, and wife, Kay, chat with Gregory Baranco, president of Baranco Automotive Group in Lilburn, Ga., at the General Motors minority dealer reception.|
|Jim O'Connor, Ford Motor Co.'s sales chief for North America, and wife, Judith, right, greet former NADA chairman Alan Starling and wife, Tilly, at the Ford reception.|
|Monroe Lee, right, who owns five Kia AutoSport stores in Florida and Georgia, proves to Kia CEO Peter Butterfield, center, that he's a straight shooter. Also at the Kia party is Percy Vaughn, director of regional operations at Kia's southern region.|