J.D. Byrider Adds Two Franchise Consultants to Team
March 28, 2014 // Franchising.com // CARMEL, Ind. – J.D. Byrider, the nation’s leading used car and finance company, is pleased to announce Brad White and Jeff McKay have been added as franchise consultants at J.D. Byrider’s Carmel, Ind., headquarters. Both will be responsible for supporting J.D. Byrider franchisees, advising for operational and financial improvement, and building leadership teams in each region.
"Brad and Jeff round out our team of seven franchise consultants who are experts in our field support system, helping our franchisees achieve their goals while ensuring our customers nationwide receive exceptional experiences,” said Tom Welter, vice president of franchising. “As both men have grown within our system, we look forward to using their strategic and operational insights to help achieve our double-digit store growth goals.”
Brad White, 38, has worked for J.D. Byrider since June 2006. He has built his understanding of franchise operations on past positions within the company, including credit manager, collection manager, finance manager and training manager of credit operations. Before coming to J.D. Byrider, he was a store manager for Rent-A-Center. A lifelong Indianapolis resident, he currently resides on the city’s west side with his 8-year-old son.
Jeff McKay, 42, began with J.D. Byrider in sales and was promoted to managing partner of the Lafayette, Ind., company-owned store in 2011. In 2013, he operated a newly acquired company-owned store in Nashville, Tenn. Before joining J.D. Byrider, he was a sergeant with the Kokomo Police Department for 15 years. Jeff received his Master of Science from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Indiana University. He has two adult children, Jeffrey and Chelsea.
About J.D. Byrider
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 135 franchised- and 23 company-owned dealerships in 33 states. Visit www.jdbyrider.com or franchise.jdbyrider.com to learn more.
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