The Industry's Leading Source For F&I, Sales And Technology

DP's Office

Finalists Announced for 2017 F&I Digital Media Awards

August 23, 2017

TORRANCE, Calif. — Organizers of the inaugural F&I Digital Media Awards have announced that 13 entries from 10 finalists will advance to the second stage of the awards program. Category winners will be selected by a panel of five judges and honored at the upcoming Industry Summit, where the Grand Prize Winner will be announced. The awards are presented by F&I and Showroom magazine and sponsored by F&I Express.

The finalists for the 2017 FIDMAs are:

Category No. 1: Best Product-Specific Digital Media

  • Axiom: “Key Replacement”
  • Justin Gasman, McCaddon Cadillac Buick GMC: “What Is GAP?”
  • Portfolio: “Prepaid Maintenance”
  • Protective Asset Protection: “Powertrain Limited Warranty”
  • Zurich: “Vehicle Service Contract”

Category No. 2: Best General Education Digital Media

  • Justin Gasman, McCaddon Cadillac Buick GMC: “Car-Buying Advice”
  • Justin Gasman, McCaddon Cadillac Buick GMC: “We Have the Best Videos”

Category No. 3: Most Unique and Artistic Content

  • All finalists are eligible

Category No. 4: Best Website Feature

  • GWC Warranty: “Video Carousel”
  • Alpha Warranty: “DriveEasy Website”
  • Darwin Automotive: “Remote Delivery”

Category No. 5: Best Mobile App

  • AutoGravity: “How It Works”
  • Axiom: “Imagine COVI”
  • Dealertrack: “It’s Time to Buy a Car, and You’re Ready”

F&I Express would like to congratulate all the finalists who are at the forefront of moving the F&I industry forward,” said Brian Reed, CEO of F&I Express. “It is important to create engaging content to support dealership efforts, especially through a digital experience.”

To watch the videos, click on the “Finalists” tab at the program’s website. Industry Summit will be held Sept. 11–14, 2017, at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas, near Dallas, and the awards ceremony will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 13.

Your Comment

Please note that comments may be moderated. 
Leave this field empty:
Your Name:  
Your Email:  

CLOSE [X]

READ NEXT

LotLinx Adds End-of-Month Sales Booster to VIN-Specific Product Suite

LotLinx VS - VINdrop is designed to boost end-of-month performance and revenue goals by generating up to 10 additional sales in 10 days through a blast of 15 low-funnel shopper VDP views per VIN.