Lending execs to address digitization at Powersports Finance Summit 2023
Powersports lending executives will come together to discuss digitization strategies and technology at 2 p.m. on Oct. 30 during Powersports Finance Summit 2023, taking place Oct. 30-31 at the Bellagio Las Vegas.
Leaders from Dimmitt Automotive Group, Octane Lending and Yamaha Financial Services will share insights on building a digital-to-retail shopping experience that meets consumers’ expectations, fostering partnerships to expand digital product offerings and overcoming challenges associated with e-commerce in powersports.
Mark Davidson, co-founder and chief revenue officer at New York City-based Octane Lending, oversees the lender’s sales, marketing and business insights team and is responsible for driving growth and building relationships with the company’s more than 4,000 dealership partners across the country. Octane works with more than 35 powersports manufacturers and surpassed $2 billion in originations during the first half of the year.
Anthony Moses, global chief strategy and innovation officer at Cypress, Calif.-based Yamaha Financial Services, has more than 25 years’ experience in management consulting and technology leadership. His knowledge spans digital marketing, product development, digital transformation, and technology innovation and strategy.
Nick Waddell, chief compliance officer and director of financial services at Clearwater, Fla.-based Dimmitt Automotive Group and Cycle Springs Powersports, has 28 years of experience in the automotive industry. His focus includes developing a digital finance and insurance process within Dimmitt’s dealerships. The group represents nine new-vehicle franchises and 10 powersports and marine franchises.
The Powersports Finance Summit provides networking opportunities and a chance to hear from industry leaders on topics such as dealership consolidation, EV financing opportunities and risk management practices.