August 12, 2013 // Franchising.com // INDIANAPOLIS – J.D. Byrider, the nation’s leading used car and finance company, is pleased to announce Jack Humbert has been promoted to Vice President of Franchise Sales. As point man for franchise recruitment and multi-unit franchisee development, Humbert plays a key role in the company.
In his three years at J.D. Byrider, Humbert has assisted development efforts as a Senior Franchise Consultant and Director of Franchise Development. Humbert’s new role will enable him to lead and cultivate new growth for the company by strategically identifying business leaders and entrepreneurs nationwide who are interested in owning a J.D. Byrider franchise.
In the last year, Humbert has helped exceed expectations for recruitment by successfully attracting new franchisees from automotive, financial and business backgrounds. He has driven expansion of J.D. Byrider’s territory with double-digit store growth and in new regional markets for the company. His focus will be to continue this trend through the end of 2013.
“Jack has driven our development team exceptionally during his time here,” said Tom Welter, Vice President of Franchising. “His excellence in operations management and experience gathered from banking and automotive industries have served the company well and have helped fuel the accelerated growth we are experiencing.”
Prior to J.D. Byrider, Humbert was a market manager for Wells Fargo and Company and a graduate of University of Pittsburgh. He and his wife Daria have three daughters.
Founded in 1989, J.D. Byrider is the nation’s leading used car sales and finance enterprise. The company was founded to serve customers with special auto financing needs and to ensure that they receive the same quality service in every J.D. Byrider dealership. With more than one million consumers matched to quality, affordable vehicles and a franchise system servicing more than $1 billion in retail contracts, the company continues its focus on reliability and customer satisfaction. Headquartered near Indianapolis in Carmel, Indiana, J.D. Byrider consists of 126 franchised- and 23 company-owned dealerships in 29 states. Visit www.jdybrider.com or franchise.byrider.com to learn more.
SOURCE: J.D. Byrider
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