Posted on April 10, 2023 | convertus
Dallas is an automotive industry veteran with more than 15 years of professional experience in the Canadian Banking and Automotive industries.
Dallas works alongside President and CEO Michael Carmichael in expanding UpAuto's dealership holdings across other 'Non-Metro' markets nationally. Dallas engages directly with the key stakeholders in the existing business as well as finance and OE partners to support and ensure alignment of all efforts with that of the group's vision.
Dallas also works hand in hand with COO Greg Hardy, in providing operational financial metrics, financial and KPI reporting, as well as ideation support to ensure continued growth, and performance improvements, along with budget and goal achievement.
"Dallas has a very unique skill set and perspective from his combined experience in the banking world, his involvement in some of the most successful automotive groups, as well as his achievements in elite levels of hockey", said Michael Carmichael, President, and CEO. "Outside of Dallas being an exceptional fit for the team - his knowledge and experience are going to help support our continued growth and achievement of greater scale that we feel is available to us in the next decade and beyond".
In his previous roles, Dallas had great exposure to the banking and treasury, OE relationships, and on the acquisition side of Automotive Retail. Before that he worked on the Bond Desk at a top Canadian Bank.
Dallas received his MBA from the Rotman School of Management in 2013. He is also a graduate of Dalhousie University where he received his BComm.